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Why was there a recount in Minnesota?


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May 10, 2010 7:12PM

Assuming you are asking about the 2008 Senate election, a recount took place because the margin of victory for Norm Coleman was too low and under state law, triggered a recount. Al Franken (DFL) ended up winning the election when Norm Coleman conceded on June 30, 2009.