Trump targets Michigan as Biden remains winner in Georgia – live

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Trump targets Michigan as Biden remains winner in Georgia – live

Senator Rick Scott, a Republican from Florida and a former governor of the state, announced that he has tested positive for the coronavirus. He said he is “feeling good & experiencing very mild symptoms.”

After several negative tests, I learned I was positive for COVID-19 this AM. I’m feeling good & experiencing very mild symptoms. I’ll be working from home until it’s safe for me to return to DC. I remind everyone to be careful & do the right things to protect yourselves & others.

7 senators have now tested positive for coronavirus, all Republicans:

Paul
Cassidy
Johnson
Tillis
Lee
Grassley
Scott

Georgia is expected to certify Biden’s victory in the state later this morning, after a hand recount of millions of ballots.

The Associated Press called the race on Thursday evening following the recount, which election officials said reaffirmed Biden’s victory more than two weeks after election day.

Breaking: Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger says he will certify President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, and will formalize the presidential results after a statewide audit.
 
Deputy Secretary of State Jordan Fuchs said certification will occur around 10 a.m. ET

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