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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. | Florida’s partisan recount battle goes back to court

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida’s ongoing recount battle heads back to a courtroom Wednesday. Lawyers for Democrats will ask a federal judge to set aside the state law mandating that mailed-in votes be thrown out if the signature on the envelope doesn’t match the signature on file with election authorities. This is the latest skirmish … Continue reading FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. | Florida’s partisan recount battle goes back to court

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | Possible recounts loom in tight Florida gov, Senate contests

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Razor-thin margins in Florida‘s bitter races for the U.S. Senate and governor are raising the specter of possible recounts, potentially prolonging two of the most closely watched contests of the nation’s midterm elections. In the governor’s race, Democrat Andrew Gillum’s campaign said Thursday it’s readying for a possible recount. He conceded to … Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | Possible recounts loom in tight Florida gov, Senate contests