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AZ-5 Hayworth - NOT A LOSS YET, NOT AT ALL.
KFYI 550AM | 11-8-06 | Me

Posted on 11/08/2006 12:07:45 PM PST by Gribbles141

Heard on the radio here just now that there are roughly about 100,000 mail-in ballots still to be counted, and roughly 50,000 of those were brought to the polls yesterday. And with the race being this close: Mitchell - 71,077 - 51% Hayworth - 65,122 - 46% and with Hayworth not yet conceeding, its possible we could hold this seat.


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1 posted on 11/08/2006 12:07:48 PM PST by Gribbles141
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To: Gribbles141

Thanks for posting this!


2 posted on 11/08/2006 12:08:16 PM PST by Fury
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To: Gribbles141

Bump


3 posted on 11/08/2006 12:08:54 PM PST by BunnySlippers (Never Forget)
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To: Gribbles141

Here's hoping!


4 posted on 11/08/2006 12:09:37 PM PST by TheBigB (Do you think "Lady in the Water" is in Ted Kennedy's NetFlix queue?)
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To: Fury

Let's hope. When do they say they will have them counted by?


5 posted on 11/08/2006 12:09:38 PM PST by riri
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To: Howlin

NC State Alum ping!


6 posted on 11/08/2006 12:10:08 PM PST by Perdogg (Democratic Party - The political wing of Al Qaida)
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To: Gribbles141

Woo-hoo!


7 posted on 11/08/2006 12:10:50 PM PST by RedCell ("...thou shalt kill thine enemy before he killeth you by any means available" - Dick Marcinko)
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To: TheBigB

How did Hayworth lose?


8 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:00 PM PST by AppyPappy (If you aren't part of the solution, there is good money to be made prolonging the problem.)
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To: riri

I'm not sure, last night I heard something about Thursday, but I really don't know for sure.


9 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:19 PM PST by Gribbles141
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To: Gribbles141

I sure hope this turns out for AZ and Hayworth. One or two nice surprises would be great right now.


10 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:31 PM PST by beaversmom
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To: AppyPappy

Well hopefully it's because all his voters voted by absentee ballot and haven't been counted yet. :-)


11 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:37 PM PST by CharlesWayneCT
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To: Gribbles141
Any idea what the breakdown might be on the remaining ballots?
12 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:41 PM PST by Clump
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To: Gribbles141
If true, this could conceivably effect the marriage amendment.
13 posted on 11/08/2006 12:11:57 PM PST by Jeff Chandler (This tagline has been suspended or banned.)
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To: Gribbles141

A miracle here and there would help my mood... LOL


14 posted on 11/08/2006 12:12:18 PM PST by madison10 (Live your life in such a way that the preacher won't have to lie at your funeral.)
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To: Gribbles141

Man I hope so. I have always liked JD. I was shocked when he was reported as a loss. Fingers are crossed but I am still skeptical.


15 posted on 11/08/2006 12:12:18 PM PST by rtsimon
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To: Gribbles141

100,000??????


16 posted on 11/08/2006 12:12:45 PM PST by The Old Hoosier (Right makes might.)
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To: Fury

Whats the point , Bush has declared that he'll roll over for anything Pelosi wants, no matter how putrid it is to his base if they just won't say anything bad about him... and the RINO's will enable it...


17 posted on 11/08/2006 12:12:57 PM PST by Neidermeyer
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To: CharlesWayneCT

YES, I forgot to add that Mail-in ballots in AZ usually trend Republican.


18 posted on 11/08/2006 12:13:07 PM PST by Gribbles141
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To: Gribbles141

That's the best news I've heard all day. *crossing my fingers*


19 posted on 11/08/2006 12:13:14 PM PST by ilovew ("I was born an American; I will live an American; I shall die an American." --Daniel Webster)
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To: Gribbles141

Those numbers don't seem right. Too many mail in ballots compared to the total number that each candidate currently has.


20 posted on 11/08/2006 12:13:54 PM PST by Brilliant
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To: Gribbles141

Can you give us a link or something, so we don't think this is just BS?


21 posted on 11/08/2006 12:14:20 PM PST by The Old Hoosier (Right makes might.)
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To: The Old Hoosier

Indeed, they reported roughly 100,000 on the radio, he represents a pretty populated district.


22 posted on 11/08/2006 12:14:48 PM PST by Gribbles141
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To: Gribbles141
Thanks for the post.

sw

23 posted on 11/08/2006 12:14:52 PM PST by spectre (Spectre's wife)
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To: Gribbles141

100,000 mail-in ballots, and 136,000 live voting ballots? That's a high percentage of mail-ins!


24 posted on 11/08/2006 12:15:39 PM PST by Real Cynic No More (The only thing standing between us and complete victory over the evildoers is POLITICS!)
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To: Gribbles141

It would be nice to see the absentees break 60/40 to JD. As you know, the Communist Crook Mitchell has not declared victory.


25 posted on 11/08/2006 12:15:53 PM PST by gipper81 (Americans have been voting for "free lunch economics" and big government for 20+yrs, at a minimum)
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To: Brilliant
Those numbers don't seem right.

That is the total for the state. Only some of them are for his district race.

26 posted on 11/08/2006 12:15:54 PM PST by Jeff Chandler (This tagline has been suspended or banned.)
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To: Gribbles141
*fingers crossed*

Good luck y'all...

27 posted on 11/08/2006 12:16:11 PM PST by Dead Corpse (Anyone who needs to be persuaded to be free, doesn't deserve to be.)
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To: The Old Hoosier

Yeah, the number sounds huge. I thought I heard something about 100,000 to 200,000 absentee and provisional ballots STATEWIDE in VA for Senate. So its odd that there would be that many for a single house seat. It may refer to the total of absentee ballots, without singling out those which were cast for Hayworth's district.


28 posted on 11/08/2006 12:16:50 PM PST by JewishRighter
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To: Gribbles141

Question: once a candidate concedes, the opponent wins even though the opponent finally gets less number of votes?.


29 posted on 11/08/2006 12:17:34 PM PST by angelanddevil2
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To: Gribbles141

The fact that he didn't concede is good. Contrary to what I think most people belive, conceding has no legal bearing on the outcome (at least in most states). It generally means that the candidate won't contest the outcome and send his legal eagles in.


30 posted on 11/08/2006 12:17:39 PM PST by CaptRon (Pedecaris alive or Raisuli dead)
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To: Neidermeyer

That is a very unfair comment about Bush and what he said during his press conference. He didn't say he was going to agree with Pelosi on everything but that he would talk with her and find "areas of agreement." That doesn't mean he will "roll over for anything Pelosi wants." Not in my book anyway. By saying this the Rats will have a hard time selling the idea that Bush is not interested in anything but gridlock.


31 posted on 11/08/2006 12:17:49 PM PST by conservative blonde (Conservative Blonde)
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To: Gribbles141

Aren't all districts roughly the same in population except for those states that have only one?


33 posted on 11/08/2006 12:18:34 PM PST by Positive (Nothing is sadder than to see a beautiful theory murdered by a gang of brutal facts.)
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To: angelanddevil2

You mean like Algore in 2000?

Concessions can be retracted.


34 posted on 11/08/2006 12:18:49 PM PST by Truthsearcher
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To: Gribbles141

I just got an email from Cathi Herrod about Prop. 107 and she said there are as many as 300-400,000 still NOT COUNTED.

We can hope!!!


35 posted on 11/08/2006 12:19:11 PM PST by hsmomx3 (Steelers in '07--Go BIG BEN!!!)
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To: Gribbles141
Thanks for the ray of hope. I will pray for him...and our country.

Unfortunately, it doesn't sound like we will recover either Sen. Rick Santorum or Cong. Curt Weldon in Pennsylvania. We also lost Cong. Gil Gutnecht here in Minnesota. At least we got Michelle Bachman in against a formidable Name. And my 2nd term congressmen handily smashed the liberal "whistle blower" phony that was put up against him.

Thank God.

36 posted on 11/08/2006 12:20:25 PM PST by Paul Ross (We cannot be for lawful ordinances and for an alien conspiracy at one and the same moment.-Cicero)
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To: Positive

for the most part they are


37 posted on 11/08/2006 12:20:39 PM PST by philsfan24
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To: angelanddevil2

No, a concession is simply a way to make nice to your opponent. It does not alter the final outcome.


38 posted on 11/08/2006 12:20:46 PM PST by COEXERJ145 (Free Republic is Currently Suffering a Pandemic of "Bush Derangement Syndrome.")
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To: Gribbles141

Thanks, I can use some good news this afternoon.


39 posted on 11/08/2006 12:20:58 PM PST by Lurking in Kansas (Nothing witty here… move on.)
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To: The Old Hoosier

Well, since I heard it on the RADIO, it might be difficult, but i'll keep looking, this is all I could find so far.

http://www.kfyi.com/cc-common/mainheadlines2.html?feed=118695&article=1511443

scroll down a tiny bit at the site.


40 posted on 11/08/2006 12:21:10 PM PST by Gribbles141
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To: Truthsearcher

Don't get snippy!


41 posted on 11/08/2006 12:21:30 PM PST by So Cal Rocket
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To: Gribbles141

bttt


42 posted on 11/08/2006 12:21:57 PM PST by ConservativeMan55
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To: Gribbles141

Hope it works, but I'm not holding my breath.


43 posted on 11/08/2006 12:22:24 PM PST by zbigreddogz
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To: Baynative
I am unable to comprehend how campaigns against Hayworth, Weldon and Santorum were even taken seriously, let alone turned up winners.

JD has been targeted for years. There have been an incredible amount of libs moving into AZ. Incredible.
44 posted on 11/08/2006 12:22:50 PM PST by gipper81 (Americans have been voting for "free lunch economics" and big government for 20+yrs, at a minimum)
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To: Clump

I think in the Phoenix area where absentee ballots run very high--in the several hundreds of thousands.


45 posted on 11/08/2006 12:23:07 PM PST by hsmomx3 (Steelers in '07--Go BIG BEN!!!)
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To: Baynative

The one against Santorum was the name, period. "Bob Casey" works magic in PA, much like "Kenendy" in Mass.


46 posted on 11/08/2006 12:23:37 PM PST by TheBigB (Do you think "Lady in the Water" is in Ted Kennedy's NetFlix queue?)
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To: AppyPappy
How did Hayworth lose?

His opponent got more votes.

47 posted on 11/08/2006 12:23:54 PM PST by kevao
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To: Gribbles141

Realistically, J.D. would have to get around 60% of the absentees, wouldn't he...is that probable?


48 posted on 11/08/2006 12:23:59 PM PST by Recovering_Democrat
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To: AppyPappy

"How did Hayworth lose?"

General issues, plus his opponent adopted the confusing Bush/Rove "comprehensive" immigration wordage which the suckers thought might help America.

The enoded words hide Bush's plan to create worker programs that equalize wages and salaries across the border. Few people don't understand that, and the core gets lost in some people's obsession with racial/cultural issues.


49 posted on 11/08/2006 12:24:29 PM PST by Shermy
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To: The Old Hoosier

I just posted an update to the marriage ammend. which has a website link where it says the outstanding ballots remaining to be counted. Not sure how much would be for the Hayworth-Mitchell area of Phoenix.


50 posted on 11/08/2006 12:24:39 PM PST by hsmomx3 (Steelers in '07--Go BIG BEN!!!)
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