Jeff Shipley declared winner of House District 82 after recount

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DES MOINES (KCRG) - After a bipartisan three-member board recounted votes by hand in the House District 82 race, Republican Jeff Shipley is still the winner.

The Democratic candidate in the election, Phil Miller, requested the recount, which he picked up an additional six votes in.

Shipley's margin of victory increased in the election, bringing his total votes to 6,120 against Miller's 6,083 votes.