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131ST DISTRICT Race still not called between Justin Simmons and Kevin Deely

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH dgalbraith@tnonline.com in Local News

Republican Justin Simmons faced a challenge from Democrat Kevin Deely in the election for state representative in the 131st district Nov. 6 a race which has still not been called.

According to Lehigh County Elections and Voter Registration, as of Nov. 9, votes including machine, absentee and provisional ballots showed Simmons with 12,972 votes and Deely with 12,971 votes. Canvassing of military and overseass ballots begins 9 a.m. Nov. 14.

In Northampton County, results show Simmons with 1,282 votes and Deely with 852 votes.

Recounts are continuing and a winner will be declared when all votes have been reviewed and certified.