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Michigan election certification paves way for Biden transition

Elections | As states certify voter results, Republican hopes fade for Trump’s legal challenges to the election
by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/23/20, 09:04 pm

After Michigan’s Board of State Canvassers cast a crucial vote to certify the state’s election results on Monday, President Donald Trump made way for his administration to begin working with President-elect Joe Biden on his transition to the White House.

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Michigan certifies for Biden

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/23/20, 06:25 pm

The Michigan State Board of Canvassers approved the results of the state’s election on Monday by a vote of 3-0 with one abstention. With its decision, the board rejected the request of some Republican Party officials to delay the certification, further diminishing the chances of President Donald Trump reversing his apparent loss to Joe Biden. Most Pennsylvania counties on Monday certified their results, too. Biden led in that state by more than 80,000 votes and in Michigan by about 154,000 votes.

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Georgia certifies results for Biden

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 11/21/20, 11:19 pm

Gov. Brian Kemp and top elections officials on Friday announced Joe Biden won the presidential race and the state’s 16 electors. President Donald Trump requested a recount on Saturday. Friday’s certification followed a manual count of presidential votes done as an audit of electronic voting machines.

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