Third and Final Provincial Recount, Today
The third and final recount from the May 30th provincial election will take place, later this morning.
NDP candidate and former MLA Denise Peterson-Rafuse lost by 90 votes to Liberal Hugh MacKay in Chester-St. Margaret’s.
The recount is due to start at 9:30 this morning at the Halifax courthouse.
Meanwhile, Elections Nova Scotia says two Liberal candidates have been officially re-elected following re-counts on Friday.
Liberal cabinet minister Llyod Hines took Guysborough-Eastern Shore-Tracadie from Progressive Conservative Rob Wolf by 71 votes.
And Bill Horne won Waverley-Fall River-Beaverbank by 67 votes
over PC hopeful Dan McNaughton.