Surprise, the story and result of Midland’s recent bond election have once again changed according to Midland County Election Administrator Deborah Land.
Yesterday, Land announced the recount of November’s election was wrong, insisting the election night totals were accurate.
Even on election night, there were questions about the count since a machine tasked with counting mail-in ballots was on the fritz and had to be replaced.
In any case, assuming that the election night result was correct, following the receipt of additional ballots and provisionally cast ballots the bond was shown to have failed.
This latest development is sure to drive up tensions in an already fraught situation.Read More