Florida election recount continues amid tensions, litigation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida: Mishaps, protests and litigation dominated Florida’s first day of recounting the vote for pivotal races for governor and Senate, bringing back memories of the 2000 presidential fiasco. Much of the drama on Sunday centered on Broward and Palm Beach counties, home to large concentrations of Democratic voters.

Questions swirl around the vote tally in Florida, where Gov. Rick Scott has filed lawsuits over the handling of ballots, alleging fraud. The truth is more complicated.

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Florida's Democratic candidate for governor, Andrew Gillum, warns amid tense recount of pivotal race that voter disenfranchisement isn't just about being blocked from the polling booth.

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State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points.

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In Democratic-leaning Broward County, the start of the recount was delayed because of a problem with one of the tabulation machines.

Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott, whose lead has narrowed in the state's U.S. Senate race, filed more lawsuits against local election officials on Sunday, asking a judge to order police to impound voting machines and ballots when they are not in use.

After some early bumps, more than half of Florida's 67 counties began recounting votes Sunday in the razor-thin Senate and gubernatorial races, bringing back memories of the 2000 presidential fiasco.

The first election workers are recounting ballots Sunday in Florida's bitterly close races for the U.S. Senate and governor, ramping up their efforts after

Florida election recount continues amid tensions, litigation

Broward County, the state’s second-most populous, is emerging as the epicentre of controversy in the recount

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The counting is over. Now, the recounting begins.