Gillum conceded victory to DeSantis Tuesday night after narrowly trailing behind. "Our campaign, along with our attorney Barry Richard, is monitoring the situation closely and is ready for an outcome, including a state-mandated recount".
On Wednesday evening, Gillum tweeted that he was "looking forward to seeing every vote counted".
As additional votes were tallied following the general election, DeSantis' lead narrowed to 0.47 percent, according to the most recent unofficial election results from the Florida Division of Elections as of Thursday afternoon. Concession speech or no, Florida law requires an automatic machine recount in any race where the margin of victory is within one half of one percentage point. "Nelson is going to be declared the victor and return to the U.S. Senate", said Marc Elias, a recount attorney hired by the Nelson campaign, in a conference call.
In the state's race for the next agriculture commissioner, Democrat Nikki Fried how now taken the lead over Republican Matt Caldwell.
DeSantis quit his job in Congress to focus on the gubernatorial race, a heated affair that largely reflected the broader national tensions over race and class in the Trump era.
But for now, Republicans maintain their dominance in Florida - even if by the slimmest of margins.
"Part of the reason I bought a house in Orlando in 2006 was to establish a base of permanent residency - to have a place to call home, wherever I might temporarily reside", she wrote.
In yet another misfire at the most steadily misfiring of networks, MSNBC accidentally aired the results of Florida's gubernatorial a race, as Deadline put it, "a wee bit too early" - the night before the election.
Scott and Nelson, meanwhile, have hired lawyers and have demanded information on those who cast provisional ballots on Tuesday. But Democrat Christine Hallquist lost her bid to become the first openly transgender U.S. governor in Vermont, where Republican incumbent Phil Scott won re-election.
The most high-profile recount possibility so far, however, is in the Senate race.
DeSantis, who entered the Governor's race as an underdog, got his most pivotal boost from the commander-in-chief, himself. After its 2000 debacle, the state shifted to electronic voting machines, but later changed again to optical-scan paper ballots, the most reliable technology.
The canvassing boards, which typically consist of the supervisor of elections, a county judge and a county commission member, review the ballots to see if the signature matches the one on file when the voter first registered, and to determine if the voter didn't already vote. "Doing so could be a violation of 101.048 (6), F.S., and Article I, Section 6 of the Florida Constitution [e.g., voters being guaranteed the right to cast a secret ballot]".
"Now, I'm not calling Mr. DeSantis a racist", Gillum said in response.
It was filed against Secretary of State Brian Kemp , the state's top elections official and the Republican candidate for governor. In a separate ruling, Judge Ross acknowledged that Georgia already has a process in place to check citizenship at the polls.
USA light crude dropped $3.03, or 4.4 percent, to $66.33 a barrel, after earlier hitting a two-month low at $65.74. Concerns over the health of the global economy, leading to the equities sell-off, are seeping into the oil market.
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Republicans hold a 63-46 majority in the House, with one vacancy, and a 27-10 margin in the Senate, where one seat is empty. For months this and expectations of a high voter turnout has led many to believe the party will at least retake the House.
Brent crude futures rose 72 cents to settle at $76.89 per barrel as US equities rose amid strong corporate earnings. Meanwhile, Brent oil price for December delivery further increased 0.74 US dollars to 77.63 USA dollars per barrel.
Attorney Bryan Freedman is expected to meet with NBC executives "as soon as Friday", said Davidson Goldin, a spokesman for Kelly. According to insider sources, Kelly is now negotiating with the NBC over a possible exit deal.
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The 2015 film Black Mass , starring Johnny Depp, chronicled Bulger's years as an Federal Bureau of Investigation informant. It's unclear if authorities have determined who played a role in the murder. "The U.S.
The benchmark S&P 500 index in the United States is down more than 1.5%, falling nearly 10% from its peak set earlier in October. Shares of Alphabet , the parent company of Google , fell more than 2 percent after its revenue growth also missed expectations.
With the S&P 500 falling 3.1% and the Nasdaq tumbling nearly 4.5%, some may have assumed Tesla ( TSLA ) struggled as well. The Tesla representative said that the company did not hide the difficulty of growth of production Model 3.
Apple cancels iPhone Xr production boost
Apple's willingness to raise its prices across the board is a testament to just how strong a product the iPhone X was. Apple is widely considered to be Foxconn's biggest customer, but other stocks of its suppliers were hit worse .
County clerks predict voters turnout for Tuesday
When early voting started strong two weeks ago, Stewart said she and the election commissioners expected the numbers to taper off. By Friday, the county had recorded 260 walk-in absentee voters and had answered 150 mail-in request.
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The 20-time Grand Slam champion and third seed was due to play Milos Raonic but the Canadian pulled out due to an elbow injury. With the season-ending ATP Finals in London starting November 11, he is playing three straight tournaments.
Protests as Trump visits Pittsburgh after shooting
President Trump is visiting Pittsburgh on Tuesday to pay his respects to the community and the families of the 11 victims. Peduto's spokesman said the mayor's "sole focus" is on the funerals for victims and supporting their families.
Apple launches new MacBook Air with retina display
Its battery promises 12 hours of wireless web browsing and 13 hours of video playback, thanks to this hardware, added Apple. So here's the New MacBook Air, a completely redesigned, reengineered, and carefully refined upgrade over the predecessor.
New Jersey Man Breaks His Hip but Wins the Lottery
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Google Promises to Fix Pixel 3 Photo Saving
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Purdue throttles No. 2 Ohio State to earn shocking upset
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Jose Mourinho dismisses reports of Real Madrid return
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