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Sometimes Special Elections are simply A Waste of Money!

Texas officials are fuming over the tab for the upcoming special election to replace former Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold. This special election is expected to cost at least $157,000 and the eventual winner will likely serve for less than 90 days.

Texas officials rage against ‘crazy’ Farenthold election - POLITICO“We’re all not happy,” said Wharton County elections administrator Cynthia Richter.https://www.politico.com/story/2018/06/26/blake-farenthold-election-texas-674865Image for post Sometimes Special Elections are simply A Waste of Money!
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I think the maqjority should wn counting down to the verylast vote is rater silly.

@LorraineTwevlehundredRaineTwelvehundred I think the maqjority should wn counting down to the verylast vote is rater silly.

Don't you have to count almost all of the votes to find out whom the majority is though?

I just think it's a waste of money to spend $157,000 (that you don't have), on someone that's going to be there less than 90 days.

https://www.politico.com/story/...n-texas-674865

@Zolfie Don't you have to count almost all of the votes to find out whom the majority is though? I just think it's a...

Yes of course but most of the special elections I hear about are from politicians not believing they lost by 2 votes.

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