North Carolina Democrat Drops Concession Amid Election Investigation

The nation's last unresolved fall congressional race with Democrat Dan McCready against Republican Mark Harris is awash in doubt.

  • Published 6 December 2018
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Democrat trailing in a North Carolina congressional race withdrew his concession Thursday as state election officials investigated allegations of absentee ballot fraud. Dan McCready's reversal came as a top leader at the state's Republican Party said it would support a new election in the unresolved 9th Congressional District race if an investigation shows that wrongdoing swayed its outcome. Unofficial totals have Republican Mark Harris leading McCready by 905 votes. But… Read at AP News