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The Recount II
By Chuck Kajer
In the past week, we've been hit with talk about another statewide recount. Just two years after Norm Coleman and Al Franken's U.S. Senate race dragged on for eight months after election day, the race for governor in Minnesota appears headed for a recount.
Less than 9,000 votes mark the difference between Tom Emmer and Mark Dayton, with Dayton holding a lead of less than one-half of one percent, the threshold for a mandatory recount.