A has confirmed his loss.
Beaudreau requested the recount after the Aug. 21 runoff totals .
The recount was completed Aug. 28 at about 6:15 p.m. The results showed Hunter has defeated Beaudreau by a slightly larger margin than originally reported -- 57 votes.
The Hunter camp announced the total with a post on the Elect Tommy Hunter Facebook page: "Recount is complete. Official results stand. We win by 57 votes--again!"
The totals as shown on the Georgia Secretary of State website are:
- Mike Beaudreau (I) 4,523 - 49.69 percent
- Tommy Hunter 4,580 - 50.31 percent
Hunter will take office in January.