RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The countrys last vacant congressional seat will stay that way for months after North Carolinas election board, hearing evidence of ballot fraud and testimony that the Republican ignored warning signs, ordered a new election.
GOP candidate Mark Harris gave up his fight Thursday to be declared winner of Novembers 9th congressional district race, saying serious public doubts about the contests fairness revealed in testimony this week warrant a new election.
Harris had struggled during testimony at a special state elections board hearing to explain why he was being truthful in saying publicly since Election Day hed never been warned about a North Carolinas felons vote-getting efforts despite repeated data-based red flags from his son dating to mid-2016.
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