‘Counties will continue their efforts,’ Chapman says of Pa. election recount
Acting Secretary of State Leigh Chapman said in a social media post over the weekend that no provision in the state’s Election Code authorizes the Department of State, which has election oversight, to stop an automatic recount once started.
What to know about the Pa. GOP U.S. Senate race recount
The margin between GOP candidates Mehmet Oz and Dave McCormick is enough to trigger an automatic statewide recount, with less than 0.5 percent of the vote separating them as of Thursday afternoon.
Pa. GOP U.S. Senate primary race headed for a recount
Unofficial results for the contest from all 67 counties show Oz with 419,365 votes and McCormick with 418,463 votes.