The Transylvania Times -

Canvass Reveals Reporting Mistake


May 21, 2018

The recent primary results were made official Friday, with news that a “reporting discrepancy” had occurred and that Will Cathey had edged out Danny Hein for the second Republican Party nomination in the Board of Commissioners’ race.

The discrepancy occurred between the May 8 primary and Monday, May 14, causing the vote counts to change, according to Tracie Fisher, the Transylvania County Board of Elections’ director.

The discrepancy occurred because of the testing of the new voting equipment, Fisher said.

“As with any new program, there are some glitches between the old and...

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