17 Burst results for "Shelly Simon"

"shelly simon" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

01:47 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KQED Radio

"From npr news this is all things considered i'm ari shapiro and i'm robert siegel today a random drawing settled a hotly contested political race in virginia the candidates for house district 94 had disputed the election results in november there was a recount and there were legal challenges control of the virginia house of delegates hung in the balance so today enrichment the state board of elections chairman reached into a bowl to fish out a piece of paper inside a film canister and then he readiness game the winner of hell's district 94 is david yancey david yanji the republican npr sarah maccammon has been following this race closely in joins us now in tarrytown as halbe junior got to a drawing of lots today it's been a really unusual and convoluted process and really unexpected because republicans went into the november election with just about a twothirds majority in the house of delegates of the democrats organiz really hard all over the state of virginia came close to a racing bat and rubber to recap what happened with this race has district 94 in southeast virginia the initial election result a number was really close so there was a recount the democrat shelly simon's one that recount by one vote that appeared to set up a 5050 partisan split in the legislature which would have given democrats a chance to share power and may be pushed through goals like expanding medicaid but that was far from the end of this there was this one questionable ballot that was reexamined shortly thereafter and election officials counted that vote for the republican david yancey that created a tie in this race which is why this drawing had to be held to.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Finally determine the winner how unusual is to serve larousse with with a drawing well it depends where you live a different states handle these things differently as our colleague jessica taylor has reported some states like a high oh have used acquaintance us in colorado local elections have been decided with a vegasstyle car draw and here in virginia under state law it comes down to a drying unc the republican on bent by the way was not present at the drawing today because of the big snowstorm that's been bearing down on this region and then there's the odds devices used for the drawing why film canisters right at the details of beyond the fact that there's a tiebreaking drying are really a matter of tradition election officials say they've used film canisters for a long time in virginia these are the old school kind some of us might remember there are actually ordered on amazon were told and so what they do they put each candidate's name inside of one canister each but those in a bowl shake them up draw the winner and it does have a lotta significance with yann 'this wind today as things stand now republicans would seem to have a fifty one forty nine majority in the virginia house under serve him of this is all over now jens who have be sworn in and that'll be that while not necessarily a democrats could still ask for another recount so far they have not conceded and they just say that they're keeping their options open and shelly simon's the democrats are so let her supporters know about any next steps i should mention there's one other seat that still in dispute in federal court a group of democratic voters has asked for a new election there and there's a hearing on that one tomorrow in the dc suburbs but the assembly the virgin general assembly convenes in less than a.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:08 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"The legislature which would have given democrats a chance to share power and may be pushed through goals like expanding medicaid but that was far from the end of this there was this one questionable ballot that was reexamined shortly thereafter and election officials counted that vote for the republican david yancey that created a tie in this race which is why this drawing had to be held to finally determine the winner how unusual to settler race with the withdrawing well it depends where you live a different state handle these things differently as our colleague jessica taylor has reported some states like ohio have used acquaint us in colorado local elections have been decided with a vegasstyle card draw and here in virginia under state law it comes down to a drying at yancey the republican he invent by the way was not present at the drawing today because of the big snowstorm that's been bearing down on this region and then there's the the of devices used for the drawing why film canisters right at the details of beyond the fact that there's a tiebreaking drying are really a matter of tradition election officials say they used film canisters for a long time in virginia uh these are the old school kind some of us might remember there are actually ordered on amazon were told and so what they do is they put each candidate's name inside of one canister each but those in a bowl shake the up draw the winner and it does have a lot of significance with yann ththis wind today as things stand now republicans would seem to have a fifty one forty nine majority in the virginia house under serb into this is all over now yes who will be sworn in and that'll be that while not necessarily a democrats could still asked for another recount so far they have not conceded and they just say that they're keeping their options open and shelly simon's the democrats are so let her supporters know about any next steps i should mention there's one other seat that still in dispute in federal court a group of democratic voters has asked for a new election there and there's a hearing on that one tomorrow in the dc suburbs but the assembly the virgin a general assembly convenes in less than a week and at least for now republicans are poised to be in control and.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:52 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Which is why this drawing had to be held to finally determine the winner how unusual to settler race with the withdrawing well it depends where you live a different state handle these things differently as our colleague jessica taylor has reported some states like ohio have used acquaint us in colorado local elections have been decided with a vegasstyle card draw and here in virginia under state law it comes down to a drying at yancey the republican he invent by the way was not present at the drawing today because of the big snowstorm that's been bearing down on this region and then there's the the of devices used for the drawing why film canisters right at the details of beyond the fact that there's a tiebreaking drying are really a matter of tradition election officials say they used film canisters for a long time in virginia uh these are the old school kind some of us might remember there are actually ordered on amazon were told and so what they do is they put each candidate's name inside of one canister each but those in a bowl shake the up draw the winner and it does have a lot of significance with yann ththis wind today as things stand now republicans would seem to have a fifty one forty nine majority in the virginia house under serb into this is all over now yes who will be sworn in and that'll be that while not necessarily a democrats could still asked for another recount so far they have not conceded and they just say that they're keeping their options open and shelly simon's the democrats are so let her supporters know about any next steps i should mention there's one other seat that still in dispute in federal court a group of democratic voters has asked for a new election there and there's a hearing on that one tomorrow in the dc suburbs but the assembly the virgin a general assembly convenes in less than a week and at least for now republicans are poised to be in control and burasira maccammon thanks thank you.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:47 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Store and google play from npr news this is all things considered i'm ari shapiro and i'm robert siegel today a random drawing settled a hotly contested political race in virginia the candidates for house district 94 had disputed the election results in november there was a recount and there were legal challenges control of the virginia house of delegates hung in the balance so today enrichment the state board of elections chairman reached into a bowl to fish out a piece of paper inside a film canister and then he readiness game b winner of health district 94 is david yancey david ganji the republican and pierre sarah maccammon has been following this race closely in joins us now in tara tell us how virginia got to a drawing of lots today it's been a really unusual and convoluted process and really unexpected because republicans went into the november election with just about a twothirds majority in the house of delegates of the democrats organiz really hard all over the state of virginia came close to a racing that and rubber to recap what happened with this race has district 94 in southeast virginia the initial election result in november was really close so there was a recount the democrat shelly simon's one that recount by one vote that appeared to set up a 5050 partisan split in the legislature which would have given democrats a chance to share power and may be pushed through goals like expanding medicaid but that was far from the end of this there was this one questionable ballot that was reexamined shortly thereafter and election officials counted that vote for the republican david yancey that created a tie in this race.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:15 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"The white house says president trump was left feeling furious and disgusted by after claims by his former top advisor steve bannon in a new book white house press secretary sarah sanders complained the book contained outrageous and quote completely false claims against the president his administration and his family the criticism was spurred by the unflattering book by michael wolff that paints trump as a leader who doesn't understand the weight of the presidency of virginia legislative election that could determine which party controls the house is set to be decided by chance that's after an election a recount and a legal battle all failed to determine a winner virginia elections officials will conduct a blind drawing this morning to determine the winner of the 94 thehouse district contest the candidates are incumbent republican david yancey and democrat shelly simon's 25 degrees snowing in new york city the snow will end this evening with six to ten inches in its wake and brutally cold temperatures right now again 25 degrees coming up next eff area hits yemen we'll have a report from inside the country but first immigration is set to be a key issue in the upcoming italian election thousands of migrants from many african countries have settled in italy over the past two years or so in someplace as this has caused a lot of tension but in the city of bologna one project to integrate new arrivals his train noon in one of italy's finest starts making leather bags severe petite says has been to wheat meet one man whose life has been changed by it italian take immense brides in the odds of nature bags it takes patience and precision with his skill that's been passed down from generation so blessed focus said believe button this migrants reception centre near bologna asylum seekers for many african countries iran bracing tradition but will frazee i want our border sixteen apprentice us up being trained each of them is busy stitching sowing in new ha legit water obey as the sunlight pools through.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

01:33 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Main breaks this morning including ones in silver spring alexandria hi it's bill also kramer middle school in southeast washington is closed today because of a burst water pipe in the basement and whites ferry is closed again today because of icy conditions on the potomac across the nation the bitter coldest blanketing much of the country meteorologist dan petersen says wind chill advisories are in place from south texas to canada call their employees that were warned based could go everything the colder will intensify of over the north east this weekend wants a the departs and we'll hunt far cold matan temperatures in the monory move looks like we're gonna get a break next week our full forecast is just ahead president trump is back from an on end of your holiday ready to face fresh legislative colleges midterm elections and threats abroad mr trump is hoping for more legislative achievements after his prechristmas success on taxes he plans to host mitch mcconnell and paul ryan a camp david this weekend we could no by the end of the week who the winner is in the tide 94 district virginia house of delegates race the virginia abortive elections is now planning on drawing a name for my hat on thursday that is unless a court intervenes that drawing was to have happened last week until democrat shelly simon's indicated she would challenge a panel of judges decision awarding one disputed balladur opponent unfortunate role my opponent ovag's also caused this delay by making an enron around the rules just because he didn't like the results of the recount which both democratic and republican observers agreed i won fair and square ninety four th district rush will determine which party controls should virginia house will now that.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:47 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"For that i think it is too early because i you know i i did a lot of that at msnbc for a while and you know it as the never trump as trump emerged and the never trump movement emerged suddenly people that i used to square off with we're on the same side i mean i think that that happened t you u evoked me and jennifer rubin one time and you're kind of you're sitting underlying a day later conserve and rail on for the washington post she's in our life i think a lifelong republican so you know it's been very interesting it's harder for for i think both uh msnbc and cnn's have really find credible you know protrump people uh so oh you know we'll we'll see i just on trying to keep my trying to keep my mind open and not form any early expectations in i'm just really excited for the opportunity well good luck at cnn thank you and we're glad to hear today my guest is joan walsh and yes virginia every vote really does count including one the democrats thought had been disqualified have you been following that i have been following it odd happened after my piece went up uh you know the the this is i in newport news virginia fascinating race because the woman's shelly simon's who wander winning was declared the winner on after a recount jumped into the race late uh the person who was the democratic nominee dropped out and so she was really playing catch up and just did a tremendous job uh solid progressive on so after this recount she held a press conference with a lot of virginia democrats are the virginia republican party the the.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

01:35 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"The news is brought to you by the big screen store be prepared there could be a little bit of snow to complicate your morning commute national weather service forecaster brian lazar so you should especially where the statement that guy fifty years of potential risers commuting condition and that because there could be a period of snow uh during the rush hour it won't be much snow he says if we get any but it's been so lately that wherever does come now is likely to stick and could make driving hazardous are full forecast is just ahead drawing a name out of a ball to determine the winner in a tied virginia house race is not going to happen today after all the virginia state board of elections has postponed the drawing after democrat shelly simon's announced plans for a court challenge christopher newport university political scientist quinton kids says the stakes in this race or unusually steep republicans want to hold on on your walked at this point would be a one boat majority democrats would like to tie it up so that there is powersharing simon's win would split the virginia house 5050 republican former virginia governor jim gilmore says he's thinking about a run to the us senate i certainly i've always believed in helping my country and helping my state so i'm measuring right now the central satisfaction with the people in virginia with a united states senator deal says he still hasn't thinking to do the trump administration's facing a new lawsuit in the wake of a texas shooting spree by disgraced former airforce servicemen the federal lawsuit filed by new york city san francisco and philadelphia alleges that the defense department has failed to report many service members who had disqualified from gun ownership the gunman in the november fifth attack was able to purchase a highpowered rifle despite an assault conviction at a 2012.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:35 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"That prompted a wind chill advisory virginia's bird of election says a random drawing to pick a state delegate will be postponed that's after democrat shelly some sunnier temperature get up to the mid upper forty while the mountain will be in the upper thirty for low forty in the mountain city then higher up upper 20th low thirty the national weather service's russell danielsson says overnight wind chills have been as low as twenty below in the eastern plains that prompted a wind chill advisory virginia's bird of elections says a random drawing to pick a state delegate will be postponed that's after democrat shelly simon sued to delay the process she said earlier recount the put her lead was fair or transparent are conducted public email but my opponent didn't like the outcome so he made an end run around the clear wool of the recount judge decision means that contest is no todd arctic subdued at five o'clock on chad hoffman on koa newsradio 850 am and 941 fm such tried this morning should be really decent put there may be some slick spots on the highways especially the bridges and overpasses you've got no problems on i 25 i 70 across towns looking good so c 470 m e 470 at this time no problems on thirty six between sheeran border you'll find all speeds on principle vardi should make we all towards the airport for more real up to the minute traffic update on your route download the new total traffic app powered by traffic karma the.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:51 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"The the new deri away newsradio time is 1230 the extreme cold will the out of our areas soon with the nice warm up to follow philby sunnier temperatures get up to the mid upper 40s while the mountains will be in the upper thirty for low forty in the mouth at city from than higher up upper 20th low thirty the national weather service's russell danielsson says overnight wind chills could be as low as twenty below on the eastern plains prompting a wind chill advisory virginia's abortive elections as a random drawing the pick a state delegate will be postponed after democrats shelly simon sued to delay the process she says an earlier recount that put her in the lead was fair transparent crack conducted in public email but my opponent didn't like the outcome he made an end run around the clear rules of the recount touch judge short one ballot in her favour which led to a tie between the candidates our next update at one o'clock rod dawson koa newsradio 850 am and 941 fm the major problems getting round on the main highways you can find speeds pretty close to normal than the economy some ice and some of the overpasses and some of the bridges but nothing in freemuth with dr like overnight road work in that's basically due to the weather is to have a closure on the colorado 52 east of ford lumped in at is closed in both directions that county lake county ruled that he has twenty nine for more up to the minute traffic update on your round download the new total traffic app powered by traffic comma the cbs 4 weather you can expect it.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on The Tony Kornheiser Show

The Tony Kornheiser Show

01:54 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on The Tony Kornheiser Show

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"shelly simon" Discussed on MSNBC Morning Joe

MSNBC Morning Joe

02:00 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on MSNBC Morning Joe

"The republicans are going to get blamed if the government sunday we'll be blame proof this morning that every vote counts yesterday democrats in virginia's house of delegates picked up one more seat after recount reveal that shelly simon's appeared to have won her seat by a single vote the result which is scheduled to be formally certified today will alter the balance of power and virginia's legislature for the first time in seventeen years splitting evenly between democrats and republicans the last time both parties share power was in 1998 simon's was initially thought to be trailing the incumbent republican david yancey by ten votes her win will mean democrats will flip sixteen republican seats in the state's legislature in last month's election democrats in virginia hoping to add to that number with two more recounts being held this week joe extraordinary i mean it was already a bit of a wave there in virginia had fifteen seats flipping away from republicans who are democrats now we're up to sixteen by one vote yeah you know the the governor's race was a huge win for the democrats especially considering that it look like ed gillespie had some amendment in his direction but the real story of that night the real shock of that night almost on a doug jones level was at the republican legislature in virginia was actually endangered nobody thought that we would get to this point nobody the beginning of the night and once again that suggests a wave for several reasons one huge intensity from the from democrats from black voters from women from younger voters but the bigger problem for republicans and i think by watching the republicans problem this year now i'm starting to understand why democrats lost a thousand boats are a thousand legislative seats under barack obama the lack of energy the lack of inspiration.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

01:45 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KOMO

"The right lane ninety westbound on that ramp to northbound i 5 at collation has moved off to the side it looks like in des moines i 5 northbound just north of state route 516 sixteen kentdes moines roach there's disabled vehicle blocking the hov lane and we're seeing some snow in the mountains some slowing on i 90 between north bend in the summit but currently no restrictions over so call me stevens white or blewett passes your ex reported to a fifty four i'm dustin richie on komo news in fellow good morning everybody why is it going to be cold out there when you leave your house might want to grab a couple of codes here and the gloves because we're talking about temperatures in the 2016 head out the door that the afternoon high temperatures won't be all that more me there it's matter of fact it will be somewhere around in the low forty and that's about it and i was going to be some sunshine so it'll be pretty but boy is it going to be cold and i suppose that makes sense because we are ushering in the first day of winter ensure feel like it in the komo weather center i'm steve pool komo news 1000 and fm 97 7 connected to the northwest connected to your world there are closed in dramatic elections in others the race in virginia's ninety four thousand district told you always gotta take something dramatic cannot send kelly simon's tolerates rent and that is what happened here during this hearing at the newport news courthouse today as an election official on the republican side went home after the recount last night and had a change of heart and felt like there is a ballot that perhaps could have been counted for david unc azure remember after the recount shelly silence was in the lead by what the voter drew in the circle around david dnc and shelly simon's but then there was a line near the shelly simon's name and.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:08 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on KOMO

"Your coma weather art sanders where the mostly clear tonight overnight lows in the mid twenty tomorrow mostly sunny highs near forty friday mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow highs near forty saturday and sunday sunny near forty degrees in christmas day through wednesday mostly cloudy with a chance of rain highs in the lower 40s overnight lows route thirty that's your latest weather from the komo forecast team there are closed dramatic elections and then there's the race in virginia's ninety four th house district tokyo is gonna take something dramatic to not send kelly simon's to richmond and that is what happened here during this hearing at the newport is courthouse today as an election official on the republican side went home after the recount last night and had a change of heart and felt like there was a ballot that perhaps could have been counted for david unc as you remember after the recount shelly silence was in the lead by one the voter drew in the circle around david yancey and shelly simon's but then there was a line near the shelly simon's name and so republican lawyers argue that that was an effort by the voter to crossed out his perhaps vote for shelly seimens and vote for david yancey now this voter had voted for republicans for other races so the republicans felt like this should be a vote for david yancey it was originally not counted in the rekondo's considered in over vote so three judges reviewed this today for about two hours and decided to give this vote to david yancey so now the race is tied it is eleven thousand six hundred eight to eleven thousand six hundred and eight so the big question now what happens next the state code says that the candidates draw lots and lawyers for david yancey told us that we do check in with the state of elections for clarification on what exactly that means is it going to be a coin toss or they're gonna pick a name out of atr something else we don't know yet or working to get the answer for you but once again the big story here today the.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

"Make and they're not gonna be able to rely on the president states make that case in part because he so undisciplined an unreliable but it part because he so unpopular they're not going to persuade anybody who is currently opposed to this tax bill that all turns out this was actually a good idea they are not going to have any success in doing that and when they're in a position where there an eighteen point disadvantage with democrats that's a real problem and as the other factor here unrelated to any legislative activity is we have no idea how many members of the trump administration the trump family the trump transition team the trump campaign might be indicted or have pled guilty by the time you get to the next congressional election it's a huge x factor there's a lot many more shoes will drop in the coming weeks and months but you know i got to say when we talked a indivisible groups all across the country we see them fired up already the one thing that i fear is that democrats in congress are not going to stand up for progressive values this week and in the coming weeks for instance standing up for the dreamers who were under threat by this administration they the an anti pelosi in chuck schumer a both said that they were going to stand up for the dreamers they have an opportunity this week and if they don't do that i think you're gonna see a lot of progress of growth across the country wondering who they are voting four or if they are voting for democrats as relevent and josh earnest thank you both very much for journeys great then we have an update to a story that we did last night that one vote story shelly simon's was on this program last night a recapped in her virginia state house delegates district declared heard the winter by exactly one vote out of about twenty three thousand votes but today a threejudge panel took.

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"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:58 min | 3 years ago

"shelly simon" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"To the irs and expecting them to handle it with less money and even fewer employees he says that makes for a very difficult situation for the agency and for its employees and of course for tax payers one place with a lack of irs personnel might be most apparent is the agencies taxpayer helpline yes yeah it's it's it's going to be a nightmare jennifer mcmillan is with the national association of enrolled agents which represents tax preparers she says the irs couldn't keep up with all the calls from taxpayers seeking help with their returns last year many were kept waiting on hold for over an hour next year mcmillan expects lots of confusion with the new law people are going to be calling them watt federal i have people are going to be galling not only to find out what the implications of that might be i think a lot of people are going to be under the yeah i have an understanding and think that it's going to affect their filing of two thousand seventeen tax returns and then it's important to note many taxpayers won't notice all the new changes until they go to file their twenty 18 taxes do an april twenty nine gene bryant the alert npr news washington in the virginia house of delegates some dramatic reversals are proving true the old maxim every vote counts yesterday it seemed that control of the chamber rested on a single vote a recount gave the democratic challenger shelly simon's a one vote lead over republican incumbent david yancey the republicans challenged one ballots and this afternoon three judges agreed now the tally is an exact thai eleven thousand six hundred eight to eleven thousand six hundred eight the outcome of this race could determine which party controls the virginia house of delegates and here to talk with us about this is rachel bid a cough or who teaches political science at christopher newport university in newport news virginia which.

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