July 15, 2014

Viewpoints: Pérez should pull plug on recount

Nearly all who followed the close race for second place in the state controller primary know that Democrat Betty Yee prevailed after the last ballots in Lake County were tallied in late June. But fellow Democrat John A. Pérez has now called for a time-consuming recount in hopes of overcoming his 481-vote deficit. That’s a decision we hope he reconsiders.

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