Allen West, Patrick Murphy race update: Allen West weighing legal options

Attorneys for Allen West are reviewing data from Sunday's recount to determine if any action should be taken.

Representatives from West's campaign said St. Lucie county election workers did not finishing counting the votes on time to meet the states deadline at noon.

After the recount, results showed Patrick Murphy picked up 274 more votes and won with a total of 65,841 votes.

Allen West had a total of 52,704 votes.

Supervisor of elections administrative assistant Annie Clark oversaw the recount over the weekend and said their office met the state's noon deadline.

Clark said the final results for St. Lucie county should be printed for distribution sometime Monday.

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