Cobb & Georgia recount votes

Georgia vote numbers come from the Georgia Secretary of State's website and were posted Thursday with about 3,000 ballots outstanding. The Cobb recount vote numbers are complete and were certified Thursday.

Among Cobb voters, President-elect Joe Biden’s lead over President Donald Trump grew by 24 votes during a recount of the presidential race.

Thursday afternoon, the Cobb Board of Elections certified the county’s vote in the presidential election a second time to reflect the change. The board had certified the initial count Nov. 13.

A total of 396,551 ballots had been cast by Cobb voters, according to the initial tally. That number had dropped by 34, to 396,517 after the recount was completed Wednesday night.

“This is part and parcel of recounts and why were having to re-certify,” said Cobb elections director Janine Eveler. “There are some times that perhaps the scanners, after we had handled the ballots so many times, that they took two (ballots at one time) ... or there’s also the possibility that in the original count, the operators scanned more than they should have, scanned a single ballot more than once.”

The Trump campaign requested the recount after the state Board of Elections certified the state’s vote Nov. 20. Biden’s statewide margin of victory then was under 13,000 votes and within the 0.5% threshold Trump needed to request a recount.

Statewide, Biden’s margin of victory after the recount dropped by 2,248 to 10,422, with about 3,000 votes still to be recounted.

Thursday, Trump continued to insist he had won the state, which Republican election officials in Georgia disputed.

In Cobb, Republican election monitor Chris Scheve — a former George W. Bush Administration official — said he had, on occasion, seen “things that should be done better” by the workers.

“(Eveler) addressed them,” he said, referring to issues he had observed during the recount. “In my opinion it’s been a fair and transparent and good recount.”

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Mike Nelson

And now Stacy Abrams just be investigated for voter fraud. Georgia voter fraud is unbelievable.

Howard Peterson

Trump did so much for this country only to be torn down by low information voters who preferred to have their news censored by MSM or Silicon Valley so they could hear only what they wanted to hear. Totally SHAMEFUL!!" Fake News & Silicon Valley stole this election from Donald Trump! Here's proof:

"To measure the true effect of the media’s censorship on the election, the Media Research Center asked The Polling Company to survey 1,750 Biden voters in seven swing states (Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin), six of which (all but North Carolina) were called for Biden (survey details below). We tested these voters’ knowledge of eight news stories — all important topics that our ongoing analysis had shown the liberal news media had failed to cover properly. We found that a huge majority (82%) of Biden voters were unaware of at least one of these key items, with five percent saying they were unaware of all eight of the issues we tested. Putting It All Together: Looking at all eight of these issues together, our poll found that a total of 17% of Biden’s voters told us they would have changed their vote if they had been aware of one or more of these important stories. This would have moved every one of the swing states into Trump’s column, some by a huge margin. The President would have trounced Biden in the electoral college, 311 to 227".

Here's the 8 topics they asked the Dem. voters if they were aware of these issues:

1. Biden Sex Assault Allegations 35.4% Unaware

2. Hunter Biden Scandal 45.1% Unaware

3. Harris Most Leftist Senator 25.3% Unaware

4. 33.1% Economic Growth 49.0% Unaware

5. Created 11.1 Million Jobs 39.4% Unaware

6. Middle East Peace Deals 43.5% Unaware

7. U.S. Energy Independence 50.5% Unaware

8. Operation Warp Speed 36.1% Unaware

If this information doesn't tick you off, NOTHING WILL!!!

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