A recount has confirmed that Daniel A. Pinkey, a Rush Township Democrat, scored an upset victory in his bid for a supervisors post. In the vote recount, Pinkey retained a lead of 17 votes over his opponent, incumbent supervisor Clarence Hartranft, a Republican. Hartranft, who had been declared the unofficial winner by 10 votes on election night, had petitioned to have the vote recounted for the township's West District.
On this date
Wednesday, November 18, 2009