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Recount request in Boulder withdrawn by Republican candidate due to high cost

Right around the time we reported yesterday about a recount request in Boulder, Ellyn Hilliard, the Republican House candidate who'd asked for one, decided she would not be going forward after all -- in part, because it would just be too expensive. The costs, she argues, are an explicit tactic to suppress citizen oversight and limit transparency.
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