November 8/9, 2020
On Nov. 3, Americans voted to elect their next leader. As of Nov. 8, no results have been certified and legal challenges and recounts are pending in key swing states. The Epoch Times will continue to update this article as new information becomes available on the status of the 2020 presidential election.
The Epoch Times will not declare a winner of the election until all results are certified and any legal challenges are resolved. Read more here.
Key Points on the Status of the Presidential Race:
- Legal challenges have been filed in Pennsylvania and Arizona.
- A recount has been requested in Wisconsin by the Trump campaign.
- In Georgia, the state has announced a recount.
- Ballots continue to be counted in Alaska and North Carolina.
Overview of Lawsuits and Recounts
Nov. 6, 2020: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito issues a temporary order in the Supreme Court case requiring Pennsylvania to segregate ballots that arrived after Election Day. The Trump campaign filed a motion on Nov. 4 to join the Supreme Court challenge to Pennsylvania’s deadline extension for late-arriving mail-in ballots. This case is pending.