Wednesday, November 08, 2006

Not so fast, Heather

Maggie says:
Today's going so well I'm bound to believe that anything can happen!

"Madrid Cuts Wilson's Lead"

Democrat picks up votes in latest Bernalillo County tally.

Although Democratic challenger Patricia Madrid leads incumbent Republican Rep. Heather Wilson in populous Bernalillo county by 700 votes, Madrid trails Wilson by 1,048 votes overall in the five counties that make up the 1st Congressional District, according to the latest roundup by the Associated Press.

But still to be counted are
4,850 ballots in Bernalillo County that were kicked out of machines and must be hand-tallied, County Clerk Mary Herrera told reporters this morning.

Full story here.