Georgia begins statewide hand recount of all election votes

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Georgia will conduct a full recount -- by hand -- of all ballots cast statewide in the 2020 election between President Donald Trump and President-elect Joe Biden, officials said Wednesday.
Voter access cards are sanitized on Election Day, November 3, at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds in Lawrenceville, Ga. Photo by Tami Chappell/UPI | License Photo

Nov. 11 (UPI) --

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger made the announcement, following up on an earlier promise for a recount of all votes in the state -- where Biden has received 14,000 more votes than Trump for the state's 16 critical electoral votes, according to the official count.

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"With the margin being so close, it will require a full, by-hand recount in each county," Raffensperger told reporters in Atlanta. "This will help build confidence.

"It will be an audit, a recount…
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