The Latest: Gov’s candidate warns against vote suppression | Miami Herald The Latest: Gov’s candidate warns against vote suppression

Florida's Democratic candidate for governor, Andrew Gillum, warns amid tense recount of pivotal race that voter disenfranchisement isn't just about being blocked from the polling booth.

Florida election recount continues amid tensions, litigation

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.

Rick Scott wants state police to impound voting machines | Miami Herald Republican pressure mounts for state police involvement in South Florida recounts

Attorneys representing the U.S. Senate campaign of Florida Gov. Rick Scott filed emergency motions in Broward and Palm Beach courts Sunday seeking to have state police and local sheriff’s deputies impound voting machines while not in use during a statewide recount.

Florida midterm recount begins as recriminations deepen

Election monitors said that they had found no evidence of fraud in Florida’s ballot, in response to Republican claims of rigging as the operation to recount all 8.2 million votes got under way over the weekend.Thousands of volunteers and lawyers were overseeing a recount to decide tense races for th

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.

The Latest: Broward recount delayed because of problem | WTOP

The Latest: Broward recount delayed because of problem on WTOP | TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Florida election recount (all times local): 9:40 a.m. The recounting of Senate and gubernatorial ballots has been delayed in Florida’s second most-populous county because of problems with the…

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.

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 recount progresses amid sky-high tensions

Florida governor and Senate candidate Rick Scott has filed another lawsuit over the vote count