Monitors at the Erie County Board of Elections are resuming their count of ballots in the 63rd State Senate primary race between democrats Tim Kennedy and Betty Jean Grant.
Entering the oversight process, Kennedy, the incumbent, held a lead of 91 votes over Grant, the chair of the Erie County Legislature.
The Board is counting absentee and affidavit ballots today. More than 1,100 such ballots have been counted, with about 400 left to tally. Any disputed ballots will be left to the discretion of State Supreme Court Judge Joseph Glownia.