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Amedore now on top in 46th Senate District; Greene County counting error cited

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Assemblyman George Amedore, R-Rotterdam, now has a lead in the race for the new 46th Senate District.

According to his campaign, a mistake by the Greene County Board of Elections on Election Day incorrectly put Democrat Cecilia Tkaczyk ahead by 139 votes in the entire district. Now Amedore has 10,253 votes in Greene County, up from 10,090 on the first count, and Tkaczyk has 7,187 votes, down from 7,217.

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November 16, 2012
3:50 p.m.

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This sucks. Amedore's group must have threatened to set someone's pizza parlor on fire.

November 16, 2012
4:15 p.m.

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Very good news. We're lucky to have a man like George, who has a thriving construction business, to represent us in the State Senate. He did a fine job in the Assembly and will do the same as a Senator. Go have a lot of support!!!!

November 16, 2012
4:20 p.m.

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Do the math...even if it's true, he is ahead by 54 votes; who cares?!? There are still over 10,000 absentees to be counted!