Hernando election commissioner says overturning park tax vote unlikely

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: November 10, 2022 8:20 PM CT | Published: November 10, 2022 7:08 PM CT

There are not enough questionable ballots in the Hernando referendum for a 1% tax on prepared foods to overturn the results, a DeSoto County election officials says.


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