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Wed June 4, 2014
After State Lawmaker Comes Out, Campaign Becomes Battle Of Write-ins
Originally published on Wed June 4, 2014 5:18 pm
How much does sexual orientation matter to voters in rural Pennsylvania? Incumbent Mike Fleck, who was re-elected three times before he came out as gay in 2012, lost the Republican state house primary to a write-in candidate. But he's not out of the race yet: He won as a write-in on the Democratic ballot instead.