Since George W. Bush is trending, good time to revisit how he and the Republicans stole the 2000 presidential election during the Florida Recount and put our democracy on a 20-year constitutional collision course in our documentary #537Votes on @hbomax
The Republican lawyer who helped spearhead George W. Bush’s legal strategy during the 2000 Florida recount, urges President Trump to respect the outcome of this election. “Sir, you need to take a step back, look at the results. It is a democracy.”
It's very important to remember. What's being fought over right now in Florida isn't a recount. It's the count.
For 4 days we’ve covered the Florida recounts, ballot inspections and verification process, and we didn’t know Broward’s entire recount would be tossed when they uploaded it 2 minutes late today because of a user computer error, but we probably should have seen that coming.
#BREAKING : Florida is now likely to have TWO recounts. DeSantis and Gillum are now just 0.47% apart, which would require a machine recount under Florida law, while there is only a 0.22% difference between Scott and Nelson.