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Political advisers Arick Wierson and Bradley Honan write that not only is the process confusing but the latest news of the NYC Board of Elections accidentally including 135,000 so-called test ballots in the absentee ballots yet to be counted is a significant screw up that could cause voters to question the legitimacy of the next mayor if their candidate didn't win. ...
The New York City Board of Elections on Tuesday faced swift backlash over an error that resulted in 135,000 pre-election test votes being counted because they were not properly purged from the system. ...
Kathryn Garcia, NYC Democratic mayoral candidate, says her campaign was “not aware” of the mistaken test data added to ballot count.  @KGforNYC: “They were relatively transparent that they just made a mistake … it sounds like it was just human error.” ...
Nearly 70 people were shot, four of them fatally, during another violent weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot's (D) Chicago. ...

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