Republican David Yancey on Thursday won the tied election for Virginia’s 94th House of Delegates district when state officials picked his name out of a bowl.
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Republican David Yancey won an unusual lottery to determine the oute of not only a tied Virginia House of Delegates race, but control of the entire chamber. Republican David Yancey on Thursday won a tied election for a Virginia House of Delegates seat when state officials picked his name out of a bowl. Thursday’s was the result a series contested events held weeks after Democrat Shelly Simonds lost to Incumbent David Yancey by 10 votes in the Nov. 7th general election. Simonds requested a Tags: republican, wins, virginia, house, A rare, random drawing helped Del. David E. Yancey and Democrat Shelly Simonds attend a "take your legislator to school day" in November, when their was in limbo. Simonds, who attended the , said she wasn't conceding and that "all options are still on the table." The last time used a tiebreaker to decide a was 1971.