GA Candidate Declared Winner – Then Officials Found More Votes

  • This story won’t do anything to increase faith in elections. Madelyn Orochena, a candidate in the Kennesaw (Ga.) City Council special election, was informed that she had won and announced her victory on social media.
  • Then election officials found a memory card that contained 789 uncounted votes.
  • Those votes flipped the election to Orochena’s opponent, Lynette Burnette.
  • Orochena plans to file a complaint with the Secretary of State’s office.
  • “Just trying to gain more information, what is within my rights, so we can be confident whoever wins, wins fairly,” Orochena said.
Click to read full article Go back home

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

Join our list!

Sign up here to get our daily newsletter with the top trending headlines.