Deadline looms for Newtown recount - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Deadline looms for Newtown recount

Posted: Updated:

Election officials in Newtown are facing a Wednesday deadline to recount votes in the close race in the 106th Assembly District.

It's the only recount in Connecticut stemming from last Tuesday's election.

Preliminary results showed Republican Mitch Bolinsky received about 748 votes more than Democratic challenger Lisa Romano.

The recount was required because the margin was within the .5 percent of the total votes cast.

Copyright 2012 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow
Eyewitness News 3
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WFSB; Hartford, CT. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.