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Write-in votes still loom over Alabama Senate race - ABC News

Thu Dec 14 13:00:45 EST 2017 | ABC News
While the final results in Tuesday's upset victory for Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama's U.S. Senate special election won't be known for a few weeks, the unofficial results from the race show that write-in votes may have played a crucial role in determining the outcome of the race. Unofficial results from the Alabama secretary of state show Jones and Republican candidate Roy Moore separated by 20,715 votes and that 22,780 people wrote in a candidate, making up roughly 1.7 percent of the vote. Acc..

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While the final results in Tuesday's upset victory for Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama's U.S. Senate special election won't be known for a few weeks, the unofficial results from the..
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December 14, 2017 12:14pm EST December 14, 2017 12:14pm EST Did write-in votes for Nick Saban sway the stunning Alabama U.S. Senate election? We'll soon find out thanks to a rather..
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FILE- In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at a campaign rally in Midland City, Ala. Moore is telling supporters “the battle is not over” in Al..