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Arkansas election determined by roll of dice after tie

An Arkansas city council election was decided by rolling dice after it resulted in a tie.

An Arkansas city council election was decided by rolling dice after it resulted in a tie. (iStock) Arkansas city council candidates rolled the dice with their election Thursday – literally. The Hoxie City Council runoff election between incumbent Alderwoman Becky Linebaugh and challenger Cliff Farmer ultimately resulted in a tie with 223 votes each. So, to determine the winner, both ...

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Missouri House candidate, whose children urged people not to vote for him, loses election

Missouri House candidate Steve West lost the election on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.

Missouri House candidate Steve West lost the election on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Facebook) A Republican whose son and daughter urged people not to vote for him lost an election to serve in the Missouri General Assembly. Steve West, 64, was defeated by incumbent Democrat Rep. Jon Carpenter on Tuesday. Carpenter will represent the state’s 15th House District that covers part ...

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