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Recounts Called for in Two N.C. Races

Posted November 14, 2000 6:00 a.m. EST

— Recount is the word of the day at theNorth Carolina Board of Elections.

Doug Berger, who lost the race forLabor Commissioner, is requesting a recount.

Berger lost to Cherie Berry by 7,538 votes.

TwoCourt of Appealsraces will also be recounted.

Results are expected early next week.