2 votes separate Minn. Senate rivals; court orders counting of improperly rejected absentees
By PATRICK CONDON , Associated Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Sen. Norm Coleman saw his lead over Al Franken in Minnesota's U.S. Senate race dwindle to just two votes Thursday. Meanwhile, a key court ruling put hundreds of improperly rejected ballots in play and promised the recount would drag into the new year...more
The two Jewish senate candidates are separated now by two votes as the recount continues.