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Philadelphia and its surroundings counties certified results on Nov. 23. Pennsylvania certified statewide results the following day.
In Georgia, Republicans juggle Biden win and Trump loyalties
Twin Georgia Senate runoffs have Republicans in a quandary.
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President-elect Joe Biden hits 80 million votes in year of record turnout
The 2020 presidential election saw the most votes in U.S. history at 156 million and counting, and the highest participation rate since 1900.
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Giuliani v. Philadelphia: A recap of the former NYC mayor’s losing battle against Philly
From Four Seasons to “Eagles basketball,” five times the Trump campaign lawyer called out the city — and how that worked out for him.
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Expanded access to voting yielded huge turnout. Will states take it away?
Voting experts say it's not easy to remove options once they've been given to voters. The fraught politics around alleged "fraud" complicate the outlook for coming elections.
Pennsylvania certifies election results, making Biden’s victory official
In Pennsylvania’s final tally, Joe Biden received 3,458,229 votes — an advantage of more than 80,000 over President Donald Trump.
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Trump push to invalidate votes in heavily Black cities alarms civil rights groups
Black voters in Detroit, Philly, Milwaukee and Atlanta were crucial to Joe Biden's victory. Those are also the places where Trump's campaign has targeted its legal efforts.
In rare move, bipartisan panel rejects Pa. House request to audit 2020 election
An attempt by Pa.'s GOP-controlled legislature to audit the legitimacy of the 2020 presidential election failed Monday when a bipartisan panel rejected it.
Philly region certifies election results as Trump legal challenges continue to falter
Most Pa. counties are expected to meet the Nov. 23 deadline for certification, but a few are running behind. State expects to officially announce Biden victory this week.
Some counties will miss Pennsylvania’s election results certification deadline
Delays shouldn’t affect statewide certification, experts say.
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Biden supporters in Pennsylvania look ahead to a ‘traditional presidency’
Joe Biden's supporters in the swing county of Erie talk about their hopes and their expectations of the incoming president.
Trump appeals rejection of effort to block Pennsylvania vote
President Donald Trump's appeal comes a day after a federal judge issued a scathing order shooting down claims of widespread irregularities with mail-in ballots.
Trump requests Georgia recount, meaning 5 million votes will be tabulated a 3rd time
The law calls for a recount to be conducted by re-tabulating every ballot through a scanner, the same way they were originally counted in the days after the Nov. 3 election.
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Pennsylvania GOP Sen. Toomey says Trump should accept election loss
His Saturday night statement came soon after a federal judge dismissed a Trump campaign lawsuit challenging the results in Pennsylvania.
Trump’s legal team cried vote fraud, but courts found none
U.S. District Judge Matthew Brann compared the campaign's legal arguments to “Frankenstein's Monster,” concluding that Trump's team offered only “speculative accusations."
Judge throws out Trump bid to stop PA vote certification
Pennsylvania officials can certify election results that currently show Democrat Joe Biden winning the state by more than 80,000 votes, a federal judge ruled Saturday.
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