Florida Senate, gubernatorial recounts continue amid tensions, litigation Florida Senate, gubernatorial recounts continue amid tensions, litigation

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

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — 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 centred on

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

Florida to recount senate, governor votes amid Trump outcry, - THE BUSINESS TIMES

: THE BUSINESS TIMES Government & Economy - [MIAMI] Florida's Senate and governor's races have gone to a recount that will decide two key offices in the largest US swing state, setting off outcries from Republicans led by President Donald Trump and Rick Scott, the state's governor now vying to be a US Senator.. Read more at The Business Times.

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.

Florida’s 2018 recount: Here’s where we stand on Sunday

TALLAHASSEE — On Saturday, the razor-thin margins in the races of U.S. Senate, agriculture commissioner and the governor's race caused Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner to order mandatory

Palm Beach county supervisor says it’s ‘impossible’ to finish recount by deadline

The Palm Beach County, Fla., elections supervisor says it is "impossible" to finish the three Florida election recounts by the Thursday deadline.

Florida election recounts underway as tensions rise

The first election workers have begun the enormous task of recounting ballots in Florida's bitterly close races for the U.S. Senate and governor.

The Latest: Gov's candidate warns against vote suppression

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Florida election recount (all times local):8 p.m.The Democratic candidate for Florida governor, Andrew Gillum, has told an overflow crowd at an African-American church that voter disenfranchisement isn't just about being blocked from the polling booth.Gillum said Sunday evening that disenfranchisement also includes absentee ballots not being counted and ballots where "a volunteer may have the option of looking at that ballot and deciding that vote is null and void" because of a mismatched signature.Gillum warned against vote suppression at the close of a day of mishaps, protests and litigation overshadowing the vote recounting in the pivotal races for governor and t