West Seeks Emergency Hearing

Rep. Allen West (R-FL) is seeking an emergency hearing after his challenger, Democrat Patrick Murphy, declared victory in Florida’s 18th congressional district race on Sunday. Murphy declared victory after the St. Lucie County canvassing board missed a noon deadline to file its election results. According to the Palm Beach Post, under Florida law, if the final certified results do not arrive by noon on Sunday, the “unofficial results submitted last Sunday stand.” Those unofficial results Continue Reading →