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Recount coming in SD Senate race split by 30 votes

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PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota candidate for state Senate David Johnson is working on petitions for a recount.


Rapid City incumbent Republican Phil Jensen won 1,234 votes — 30 more than Johnson in Tuesday's primary.

The difference between the two candidates is within the 2 percent margin required for a recount. The winner will face Democrat Robin Page in the November election.

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