So maybe there’s no need to go to all the trouble of a “recount” after all.
Doing it this way, after all, takes much less time and money.
Prosser Takes 40 Vote Lead in Supreme Court Race
By Dan O’Donnell
MADISON – Incumbent Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser took a 40-vote lead over challenger JoAnne Kloppenburg, according to new totals released Thursday afternoon.
Kloppenburg had been leading by 204 votes, but newj unofficial totals reported in Winnebago County show that Prosser received 20,701 votes to Kloppenburg’s 18,887.
The Associated Press–whose totals have been used by media outlets throughout the state–reported 19,991 votes for Prosser and 18,421 for Kloppenburg. The new numbers would give Prosser 244 more votes.