Posted by on December 6, 2018 10:31 pm
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Dan McCready, trailing in unofficial counts, announces move amid allegations of fraud involving mail-in ballots

The Democrat trailing in a North Carolina congressional race withdrew his concession Thursday as state election officials investigated allegations of absentee ballot fraud.

Dan McCready’s reversal came as a top leader at the state’s Republican party said it would support a new election in the unresolved ninth congressional district race if an investigation showed that wrongdoing swayed its outcome.

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