A week after the election, Republican Rick Scott leads Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson by 0.14% in the U.S. Senate race. In the governor’s race, the tally right now shows Republican former Rep. Ron DeSantis leading Democratic Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum by 0.41%. State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points, the Associated Press says.
MSNBC’s Ari Melber hosted a live show on Monday from Broward County. Protesters — including supporters of President Trump — gathered and made their voices heard.
“Stop the steal!” the protesters chanted at one point. “Trump! Trump! Trump!” they yelled at another.
“At one point when Melber spoke to Congressman Ted Deutch and said that Trump is lying about voter fraud and undermining the legitimacy of elections, very audible chants of ‘fake news’ started ringing out,” Mediaite reported.- READ MORE