Vote counting continues, Begich gains a bit more over Stevens

The Division of Elections has posted additional results of its count of absentee, early and questioned ballots today, showing more than 17,000 more votes included in the tally. 24,000 more votes still need to be counted by the middle of next week. Mark Begich was a winner again in today’s counts, expanding his lead to 1,022 votes over Ted Stevens (at air time).

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau

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