#NC09: “Hoyer says House will not seat a North Carolina Republican amid questions about integrity of election”

WaPo: Incoming House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer said Friday that Democrats next week will not seat a North Carolina Republican amid allegations of election fraud in the state’s 9th Congressional District. “Given the now well-documented election fraud that took … Continue reading

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Chaos in Resolving #NC09 North Carolina Congressional Race, as Court Dissolves Elections Board and Perhaps No New Board Until the End of January

WRAL: With the State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement disbanding at noon Friday under a court order, Gov. Roy Cooper said he would appoint an interim board to continue investigating allegations of election fraud in the 9th Congressional District … Continue reading

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Florida Senate Race Going to Hand Recount; Appears that Nelson’s Best Hope is That Broward Ballot-Counting Machines, Rather Than Ballot Design, Responsible for Large Undervote in Senate Race

Tampa Bay Times: With the 3 p.m. deadline for elections supervisors to submit new vote tallies to the state having now passed in Florida’s Panhandle, new totals show that Gov. Scott leads U.S. Sen. Nelson by 12,603 votes out of … Continue reading

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With Lamb Holding 627 Vote Lead in PA-18 Congressional Race, Republicans Raise Claims of Voting Irregularities, Possibility of Requesting Recount

Philly.com: In a highly-watched special election in western Pennsylvania, Democrat Conor Lamb is currently maintaining a slim lead over Republican Rick Saccone Wednesday morning. With all precincts fully reporting and absentee ballots counted, Lamb holds a 627-vote lead over Saccone … Continue reading

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Presidential Recount News

AP: “Trump Supporters File Federal Lawsuit to Stop Wisconsin Recount” AP: “Philadelphia OKS Targeted Recount, Rejects Software Analysis” Detroit News:  “Trump:  Stein ‘Commandeered’ Election Process” NYT:  “Recount Bids in 3 States Seem the Longest of Long Shots” Reuters: “Michigan Official … Continue reading

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Today’s Recount News

CBS: “Clinton Team Sees Recount Effort as Waste of Resources” CBS: “Jill Stein’s Michigan Recount Efforts” Detroit News: “GOP Warns Recount Puts Michigan’s Electors at Risk” The Hill:  “What Stein is Getting from Recount” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Judge Rejects Stein’s Request … Continue reading

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