Bloomberg Law
Nov. 16, 2020, 6:08 PM

Trump Has No Path to Win, Says Bush’s 2000 Florida Recount Team

Mark Niquette
Mark Niquette
Bloomberg News

Several of the key members of the team that helped deliver the presidency for George W. Bush after the Florida recount in 2000 don’t see a path for President Donald Trump to overturn the election won by President-elect Joe Biden.

Trump has claimed he won based on early leads in Pennsylvania and other battleground states. But those leads evaporated as mail-in ballots were counted, so his campaign began filing multiple lawsuits to invalidate those ballots. The campaign has said it plans to seek a recount in Wisconsin and hopes to stop certification of the results in Pennsylvania and Michigan ...

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