December 22, 2008

No Hanging Chads, But Plenty of Grief

With just two weeks left before a new Congress convenes, Minnesota's Senate recount has reached Florida-grade levels of confusion and controversy. On Wednesday, State Supreme Court Justic Paul Anderson bristled at a lawyer's comparison of Minnesota's situation to the famous presidential recount in the Sunshine State. By Thursday, Anderson was dissenting from his own court's recount ruling and noting as a bright spot his belief that the court's order is only a "preliminary skirmish" in "an extended legal contest."

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