Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe recount confirms results of election

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts confirmed the results of its recent council election after a losing candidate requested a recount.

Chairman Cedric Cromwell was re-elected to a second term with 442 votes. David Pocknett came in second with 243 votes.

Richard Oakley requested the recount. It confirmed that he only won 23 votes.

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