After GOP Wins Landslide Special Election – New York Democrat Says He Refuses To Concede, Wants Absentees Counted – NEWS

After GOP Wins Landslide Special Election – New York Democrat Says He Refuses To Concede, Wants Absentees CountedWhat’s Happening:To the shock of many NY Democrats, a Republican won a congressional seat by a large margin. Chris Jacobs beat Nate McMurray for the NY-27 congressional special election by 69%-30%. That huge difference was enough for Jacobs to declare victory.But Democrat McMurray is refusing to admit defeat, demanding that absentee ballots be counted:Although absentee ballots won’t begin to be calculated for another week at the earliest, Republican Chris Jacobs declared victory over Democrat Nate McMurray in the NY-27 congressional special election…McMurray released a statement shortly after midnight saying that he would not be conceding until the absentee ballots were counted. According to Jacobs, it would be “mathematically impossible” for the results of the election to change with absentee ballots. Yet the Democrat is refusing to concede, despite suffering a monumental loss.

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