President-elect Joe Biden introduces key overseas coverage and nationwide safety nominees and appointments on the Queen Theatre on November 24, 2020 in Wilmington, Delaware.
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A recount in Wisconsin’s largest county demanded by Republican President Donald Trump’s election marketing campaign ended Friday with Democratic President-elect Joe Biden gaining votes.
After the recount in Milwaukee County, Biden had a internet achieve of 132 votes, out of almost 460,000 solid. General, Biden gained 257 votes to Trump’s 125.
Trump’s marketing campaign had demanded recounts in two of Wisconsin’s most populous and Democratic-leaning counties, after dropping Wisconsin to Biden by over 20,000 votes. The 2 recounts will price the Trump marketing campaign $3 million. Dane County is predicted to complete its recount on Sunday.
General, Biden gained the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential election with 306 Electoral Faculty votes — many greater than the 270 wanted for victory — to Trump’s 232. Biden additionally leads by greater than six million within the fashionable vote tally.
After the recount ended, Milwaukee County Clerk George Christenson mentioned: “The recount demonstrates what we already know: that elections in Milwaukee County are honest, clear, correct and safe.”
The Trump marketing campaign remains to be anticipated to mount a authorized problem to the general lead to Wisconsin, however time is working out. The state is because of certify its presidential end result on Tuesday.