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  1. The Florida Gubernatorial Race Is Over, and Trump Ally Ron DeSantis Has WonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... conceding . But the contentious margin between incumbent Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson and Republican Gov. Rick Scott triggered an automatic recount . As Nelson and Scott shifted their campaign strategies to winning the recount, Gillum on November 10 ...

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  2. Florida election recount 2018: Results are in | Live updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... attorney said he sued to require a hand recount of all ballots in the Senate race. In the recount totals, Gov. Rick Scott, a Republican, leads incumbent Democrat Nelson by 12,603 votes - or 0.15 percent. GOP governor nominee Ron DeSantis leads ...

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  3. Recount battles, CNN credential clash, Presidential Medal of Freedom: 5 things to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | USA Today

    ... clears the way for a hand recount of thousands of questionable ballots in races for U.S. Senate (where Republican Rick Scott leads Democrat Bill Nelson) and agriculture commissioner (where Democrat Nikki Fried leads Republican Matt Caldwell). In the ...

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  4. Florida Orders Hand RecountRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    "An unprecedented statewide hand recount is now under way in the Sunshine State, further extending a high-stakes, partisan battle over every last vote in Florida's crucial U.S. Senate race," the Miami Herald reports. "Following a five-day machine recount of the more than 8.3 million votes cast in the Nov. 6 elections, Secretary of State Ken Detzner ordered hand recounts Thursday afternoon in the race between Sen Bill Nelson and Gov. Rick Scott ."

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  5. Florida school massacre: Panel to look at medical responseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... The panel, which has been meeting periodically since April, has a Jan. 1 deadline to report its findings to Gov. Rick Scott on the shooting's causes and recommendations for avoiding future school massacres. On Friday, the commission is scheduled to ...

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  6. Florida: bitter US Senate race headed to a hand recountRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes. But the contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared to be over Thursday, with a machine recount showing DeSantis with a large enough advantage over Gillum to avoid a hand recount in that race.

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  7. Florida to recount ballots by hand in tight US Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Florida election officials on Thursday ordered a hand recount of ballots in a closely fought US Senate race between Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson and his Republican challenger, Governor Rick Scott. Nelson trailed Scott by about 12,600 votes, or 0.15 percent of the more than eight million ballots cast following an electronic recount.

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  8. Judge: Florida election problems make it a 'laughingstock'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... That almost certainly means another recount in the Senate race, with unofficial results showing Republican Gov. Rick Scott ahead of Nelson by 0.14 percentage points. Also, the election will not be certified until Tuesday, even though the machine ... 14 comments

  9. It's Time to Fix American Elections -- AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The American Prospect

    ... which were in short supply, and which some poll workers were handing out selectively . In Florida, Governor Rick Scott called from the porch of the governors' mansion for a criminal investigation into supposed fraud in Senate vote counting-despite ...

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  10. Federal judge in the middle of recount legal fight has harsh words for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    ... legal battles and lost some, but they need to win consistently if Nelson is to close his gap with Republican Gov. Rick Scott in their race for the U.S. Senate. Scott's advantage increased by 41 votes, to 12,603 votes. Much of the legal combat took ...

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  11. Donald Trump Thinks You Need ID To Buy CerealRead the original story

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... , Trump has baselessly claimed that Democratic operatives are attempting to steal the election. Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) himself said late last week that there was no evidence of voter fraud . As soon as Democrats sent their best Election ...

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  12. Florida Senate Fight Heads to Manual RecountRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... anew in the race for governor. The state's machine recount ended at 3 p.m. on Thursday with Republican Gov. Rick Scott leading incumbent Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson by less than one-quarter of one percentage point, within the margin that legally ...

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  13. What the midterm elections revealed about 2020 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Florida Gov. Rick Scott, the Republican candidate in the undecided race for Senate from Florida running against incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., arrived Wednesday for a meeting with Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and new GOP senators at the Capitol in Washington.

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  14. Florida recount: Where the Senate votes changed so farRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The machine recount results on Thursday for the Florida Senate race -- albeit with certain notable counties like Broward and Palm Beach missing -- showed both candidates actually losing votes overall compared to the original count, resulting in a nearly unchanged race between Republican Rick Scott and Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson. According to election results data provided to CNN by Edison Research after last week's election, and again Thursday after the recount, Scott -- who maintains the overall lead -- lost a total of 418 votes statewide during the recount.

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  15. DeSantis nears win for Florida governorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Ron DeSantis emerged from a machine recount Thursday all but certain to become Florida's next governor while Gov. Rick Scott, R, maintained a narrow lead in the state's closely watched Senate race even as that contest now goes to a manual count. The ...

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  16. Bitter battle for Florida Senate seat goes to hand recountRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Florida's acrimonious battle for the U.S. Senate headed Thursday to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes. But the highly watched contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared to be over, with a machine recount showing DeSantis with a large enough advantage over Gillum to avoid a hand recount in that race.

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  17. The Latest: Manual recount ordered for Florida Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... commissioner's race. Unofficial recount results on the secretary of state's website show Republican Gov. Rick Scott with a .15 percentage point lead over Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson. State law requires a hand recount of races with ...

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  18. Florida Election Drama Continues as U.S. Senate Race Heads to Hand RecountRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Time

    Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes. But the contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared to be over Thursday, with a machine recount showing DeSantis with a large enough advantage over Gillum to avoid a hand recount in that race.

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  19. It's Official, and it's Making History: the Florida Hand Recount BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RedState

    The 67-county recount is a history-making first for the state, and it continues the drama of the Florida's Senate race. Over the past 5 days, more than 8 million votes were recounted by machine, the result of which was a margin of separation between candidates Sen. Bill Nelson and Gov. Rick Scott of approximately .15 percentage points.

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  20. BREAKING. Ron DeSantis Wins Machine Recount in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RedState

    ... with associated lawfare. Bottom line: Ron DeSantis is the next governor of Florida. That is not going to change. Rick Scott is almost certainly going to prevail, too, absent a legal bombshell or the discovery of some catastrophic error. "A vote ...

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