TALLAHASSEE – Florida districts face a lunch Sunday deadline to complete the manual reviews of the US Senate and Agriculture Commissions' race and turn the results into a state.
Thinking Democrat Senate Bill Nelson is not expected to overcome the 12,603 vote deficit for GOP Gov. Rick Scott. Unless Nelson, who has already lost a series of lawsuits in the federal court or one of the Commissioners-designate for agriculture, puts forward another lawsuit challenging the outcome, it would close another chapter in Florida's troubled electoral history.
Democrats Niccie Fried was led by Republican Matt Caldwell, voting for 5307 votes after the machine last week closed the report.
The results of the official election are scheduled to be confirmed on Tuesday. 9.00 National laws allow a 10-day time window for results to be challenged in court.
The Scott campaign is forcing Nelson to admit the race and sent release before the deadline on Sunday morning, saying that he was facing the choice to be "remembering a public official who favorably admitted after 42 years of public service … or (be) remembered as the culprit loser who refused to face the people he served. "
Last week, after the disappearance of the car sales deadline, Broward County completed hand counting at the time. An area that was unable to timely inform election night results did not respond for two minutes to the machine's conversion deadline, when it was not possible to upload results to the state site at that time.
Broward election officials reached midday on Sunday, submitting a final ballot to the state for 52 minutes.
The reward committee was interrupted at noon. 11:18 pm, To loud applause.
The reporters crowd waited for Brønd Snipes, the Broward election leader, to comment.
"It's a great job, but there are some things to be imposed," Snipes told the reporter, who asked what lessons she had learned from the unpleasant conversion this year.
Counting Broward's votes began on Saturday when Snipes said that 2040 votes were misplaced, wrong, or confused with another pile.
These quarterly hardware reports were not counted.
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