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.
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.
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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".
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.
As if the blowing and drifting snow wasn't enough from that wind, bitterly cold wind chills will be settling in as well. Colder air settles in today with temperatures dropping into the low teens by late afternoon and wind chills near zero.
Pakistan has repeatedly denied India consular access to Jadhav on the ground that it was not applicable in cases related to spies. The exact time of the meeting is not immediately known but officials said it would be around midday or early afternoon.
In the picture, the star looks cosy in a bright red knitted jumper that matched her lipstick as she stared out into the distance. The publication also reports that Kylie , who is due to give birth in February, is nervous about becoming a mum.
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.
With the score 0-0 at the time, Henderson was replaced by James Milner who captained the Reds for the remainder of the game. "There are so many positive things I can say about this team, just not after a game like Arsenal ".
The crash happened on one of the busiest streets in Moscow near the Slavyanksy Boulevard metro station, Reuters reported. Sobyanin also visited the scene, telling journalists he had ordered a full inspection of the entire Moscow bus fleet.
Sunday's steady snowfall, though admittedly worrying for some motorists, thrilled area residents dreaming of a white Christmas. Highs Christmas Day will be in the 20s while temperatures on Tuesday will only recover to the low- to mid-teens.
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.
Lawrence had revealed that the negative reviews for mother! is what caused a strain. "My knees buckled", she recalled. The 62-year-old will also hold discussions with her children over what themes they would like to see each year.
Large crowds gathered in the Chabad enclave of Borough Park in Brooklyn on December 20 to welcome Rubashkin home. Federal authorities raided the plant in 2008 , and Rubashkin was found guilty of bank fraud.
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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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Serena Williams to make return after birth of her daughter
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Maroon 5 manager Jordan Feldstein dies, aged 40
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