The Democratic House of Delegates candidate who is now tied with the Republican incumbent for the 94th District in Newport News is challenging the election recount that resulted in a tie. But a day later, a three-judge panel certified the tie with 11,608 to 11,608 in the 94th District in Newport News.
In a letter to the State Board of Elections, Simonds' lawyers said they have filed a petition with the recount-panel, and are waiting for them to rule on their motion for suspension and motion for reconsideration of the ambiguous ballot.
The Virginia State Board of Elections plans to break the tie picking the candidates' names out of a bowl on Wednesday. This was substantial because with her win the Virginia House of Delegates would be at a 50/50 political party split.
The decision to put off the high-stakes lotto, originally scheduled for Wednesday, marks the latest twist in a dramatic election recount that at one point showed Democrat Shelly Simonds beating Republican incumbent David Yancey by a single vote.
But either way, the Democrats posted historic gains this year in the wake of Republican Donald Trump's stunning White House victory in 2016.
The Simonds campaign has asked the board to delay the drawing.
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Trump's teleconference, where the President touted the military and their families, continues a tradition set by past presidents. In a Christmas Eve call to USA troops overseas, President Trump said the nation is saying Merry Christmas "very proudly".
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Simonds appeared to have lost November's election by 10 votes.
The Virginia House Republican Caucus told Reuters in a statement that it was reviewing the court filings. For the 94th District, the voter filled in the bubble for Yancey and the bubble for Simonds. Initially Yancey won by ten votes.
Gretchen Heal, a spokeswoman for the Yancey campaign, declined to comment Tuesday on the Simonds campaign's planned litigation. A lawsuit is pending over the results of a hotly contested race in the 28th District in the Fredericksburg area.
The resolution adopted by the council also demands the repatriation of all North Koreans working overseas within 24 months. Mnuchin said in the statement, referring to the North by its official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
It has already left a number of Bollywood blockbusters behind like Salman's very own Sultan and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo . The box office trend of the film projects a huge Christmas holiday weekend collection.
The zoo remained closed to the public on what had been expected to be a busy day at the popular facility in Regent's Park. One aardvark, Misha , died in the blaze and a spokesperson for the zoo has confirmed four meerkats are now missing.
Fire officials were investigating whether a Christmas tree was to blame for the fire at the Irving house. All families have been relocated or are in a Red Cross Shelter located the First Baptist Church.
Jasprit Bumrah , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Mohammad Shami and Shardul Thakur complete the pace attack with Hardik Pandya as the back-up. The fact that he was impressive the last time around India toured South Africa must have gone in favour of him.
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The Mubadala event had already seen men's world number one Rafael Nadal and three-time Grand Slam victor Stan Wawrinka withdraw. Williams and Ostapenko will be the first women to participate in the 10th edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship .
South Florida's most impactful player is quarterback Quinton Flowers , who can make plays in the air and on the ground. Facing fourth and three, the Red Raiders chose to go for it, but Shimonek was sacked by Senat for a loss of 10 yards.
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These candles were soon used to decorate the tree, which later evolved into putting up Christmas lights and ornaments. The trees from the nursery are planted throughout the Lancaster County Park System.
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Pak tightens security ahead of Jadhav's meeting with family
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