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Summer Lee Election Results

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As of midnight, with more than 96% of precincts reporting unofficial results in both Allegheny and Westmoreland counties, Lee had collected 41.5% of the votes counted compared with Irwin’s 41.1%, a difference of 523 votes.

The University of Pittsburgh law professor, Jerry Dickinson found himself in a distant third place with 10.8% of the votes counted, followed by a non-profit head, Jeff Woodard with 4.7% and entrepreneur William Parker with 1.4%, the Department of State tallies showed.

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Summer Lee (D) (Photo by Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Lee declared victory over Steve Irwin in the bitterly contested 12th Congressional District last night.

But Lee acknowledged that there are still votes to be counted in the razor-thin race votes that county officials said would take a day to be recorded and Irwin did not concede

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