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Jay Humphrey patiently waits for full ballot count

Jay Humphrey patiently waits for full ballot count

Recount is Possible in Tight Costa Mesa Council Race

Voice of OC
By NICK GERDA

 

Jay Humphrey, Costa Mesa, CAA recount could be in the works for a tight city council race in Costa Mesa, where the fate of one of the region’s most controversial city council majorities hangs in the balance.

Mayor Jim Righeimer was barely clinging on to his council seat as of Wednesday night, with thousands of votes yet to be tallied.

He was leading an opponent, Jay Humphrey, by just 18 votes, out of over 25,000 counted so far in the council race.

That’s a difference of just 0.07% – or less than a tenth of one percent.

The final outcome is far from determined.

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