Provisional poll counts within the exceptionally shut Virginia Home of Delegates races that would decide management of the chamber have ended with Republicans holding onto the lead in all three.
The Stafford County elections board completed analyzing provisional ballots Tuesday within the twenty eighth District race between Democrat Joshua Cole and Republican Bob Thomas. Thomas maintained an eighty two-vote lead.
The elections board additionally determined to not rely fifty five disputed absentee ballots, a transfer Democrats are difficult in courtroom.
Earlier Tuesday, a Stafford County decide threw out a separate lawsuit alleging election officers had given “conflicting and deceptive directions” to voters.
Provisional votes have been counted Monday within the 94th and fortieth districts. Recounts are potential in all three races. If Democrats flipped any of the three, the chamber can be tied.