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McMurray demands recount in NY-27 election

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - Nate McMurray is demanding a recount in New York's 27th congressional district election. 

"After examining the numbers, the margin is 1% and the will of the voters must be heard. We are demanding a recount. Mr. Collins is going to need another set of lawyers,” McMurray said in a statement. 

Republican incumbent Chris Collins's campaign responded to McMurray's demand by saying "Congressman Collins is looking forward to serving NY-27 as he always has." 

McMurray conceded defeat to Collins on Tuesday night. Collins later claimed victory. 

You can watch McMurray's concession and Collins' speech in which he claimed the win here

News 4 spoke with McMurray on Tuesday night. He will be holding a conference on his call for a recount Wednesday at 4 p.m.


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