Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is weighing in on the Canvassing Board’s decision. Here’s the statement: REID: MINNESOTA VOTERS MUST NOT BE DISENFRANCHISED Washington, DC–Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after the Minnesota Canvassing Board confirmed that absentee ballots rejected by poll workers would not be included in the states Senate Read more

The Coleman campaign this morning offered an “olive branch” in the recount, after what they said was a sharp spike in challenged ballots in Sherburne County. Actually, they used the word “debacle”. “The day ended last night with over 700 ballots challenged in this one county alone,” said Coleman campaign manager Cullen Sheehan this morning, Read more

As the number of challenged ballots eclipses 3,500 (which continues to concern SOS Mark Ritchie), Norm Coleman’s attorney, Fritz Knaak, calls for a truce. “It has become apparent that both campaigns are engaged in a mounting game of ballot challenging that serves no useful purpose. This is not the way the recount process was intended Read more