Georgia, one of the key American states in the presidential election, announced a full manual recount. It is reported by CNBC with reference to State Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger.
It is noted that the final results of voting in the region will be announced only on November 20. According to Fox, the Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is a little ahead of his rival Donald Trump in Georgia. According to preliminary data, 2,471,906 people voted for Biden, while 2,457,794 voters voted for Trump.
Earlier, US Attorney General William Barr decided to investigate reports of election fraud. States must settle all procedures, including recounts and litigation over results, by December 8th. The members of the electoral college will take stock during the meeting on December 14.
Democrat Joe Biden proclaimed himself elected President of the United States on November 7 – according to various estimates, he received from 273 to 290 electoral votes against the required 270. Trump responded by saying that his rival was in a hurry to call himself the new president.