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lees1975

(3,834 posts)
7. A couple thousand votes in a few of those districts
Thu Nov 9, 2023, 04:58 PM
Nov 2023

is 10% of the vote. That would qualify as a landslide.

When my next door neighbor in Pennsylvania ran for mayor of our town a few years ago, and came back from the precinct meeting where they counted the votes and announced the winner, I asked him how he did.

"Well, it was close. I only won by 25 votes." A total of 32 people voted.

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