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A Closer Look means a Much Closer Finish for New MP Peter Penashue in the Labrador Riding

Todd Peter.jpgPeter Penashue and Todd Russell on the campaign trail. -Photo: Mina Campbell-Hibbs It was a nail biter of an election in Labrador last week…. with the top two candidates neck and neck through the night… But when it was all over Conservative Peter Penashue beat Liberal Todd Russelll won by over two hundred votes. But those were preliminary numbers …. The official count has now put the final result much closer….Russell picked up 174 ballots, putting him behind Penashue by just 79 votes. Diane Bensen is with Election Canada and we reached her in Ottawa to talk about the final count

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