Bing Judd http://nhpr.org en Coos Commissioner Judd Loses Recount http://nhpr.org/post/coos-commissioner-judd-loses-recount <p>During last week’s primary Coos County Commissioner Bing Judd lost his bid for re-election by five votes.</p><p>Today (Monday) there was a recount in Concord.</p><p>NHPR’s Chris Jensen has the results.</p><p></p><p>Bing Judd, who has been a Coos County Commissioner since 1997, has lost that position.</p><p>In a recount today in Concord Judd lost by seven votes.</p><p>599 to 592.</p><p>Originally Judd lost by five votes, prompting him to ask for the recount.</p><p>Judd is from Pittsburg – where he lost to Samson.</p><p>Samson from Stewartstown.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:59:44 +0000 Chris Jensen 13059 at http://nhpr.org Coos Commissioner Judd Loses Recount By Tiny Margin Coos Commissioner Judd Loses Seat - Maybe http://nhpr.org/post/tiny-margin-coos-commissioner-judd-loses-seat-maybe <p>Bing Judd, who has been a Coos County Commissioner since 1997, has lost his seat by five votes.</p><p>Judd had 592 votes compared to 597 for challenger Rick Samson, deputy secretary of state David Scanlon told NHPR Thursday afternoon.</p><p>Late Thursday Judd said he will be driving to Concord Friday to file a request for a recount.</p><p>"Five votes in 1,200, there could be a mistake," he said.&nbsp; "It could go either way."</p><p>That recount is expected to occur Monday.</p><p>Judd had not faced a challenge for more than a decade.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:49:28 +0000 Chris Jensen 12870 at http://nhpr.org By Tiny Margin Coos Commissioner Judd Loses Seat - Maybe An Unusual Challenge In The North Country http://nhpr.org/post/unusual-challenge-north-country <p>An unusual and important race in the North County will be decided on Tuesday.</p><p>It’s the political future of Bing Judd, a longtime Coos County Commissioner and one of the best-known figures in the region.</p><p>NHPR’s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p></p><p>For the first time in more than a decade Coos County Commissioner Burnham “Bing” Judd is being challenged for the commissioner’s spot he’s held since being appointed by a court in 1997.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Chris Jensen 12481 at http://nhpr.org An Unusual Challenge In The North Country Voting In The North Country: The 2012 Contenders http://nhpr.org/post/voting-north-country-2012-contenders <p>Here&rsquo;s how this year&rsquo;s election in the North Country &ndash; including the September 11<sup>th</sup> primary - is shaping up, according to filings with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.</p><p><strong>* </strong>Longtime Coos County Commissioner Bing Judd is being challenged by Rick Samson - also a Republican &ndash; who is deeply involved in the opposition to the Northern Pass hydro-electric project. There is no Democratic&nbsp;opponent.</p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 21:54:03 +0000 Chris Jensen 7562 at http://nhpr.org