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Jeff Rosen edges out Dolores Carr in DA race

Original post made on Jun 9, 2010

Challenger Jeff Rosen narrowly defeated Santa Clara County incumbent District Attorney Dolores Carr Tuesday in an election night marked by excruciatingly slow election results. The final tally wasn't announced until just past 2 a.m., giving Rosen a 2,217-vote edge.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 9, 2010, 8:51 AM

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Posted by Frank, a resident of Sylvan Park
on Jun 9, 2010 at 2:58 pm

"Glacially slow"? "excruciatingly slow"? It's too bad that it took a whole 6 hours to get results. The press demands results instantly to meet some deadline. What is more important, accuracy or speed?

If readers didn't know who won the DA race for a week I think our lives could go on. Heck, the nation didn't even come to a standstill with Bush v. Gore where we didn't know for several weeks in what is probably the most important election in the country.


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