“When you could have a slender margin, little, small issues could make a distinction. So the whole lot’s going to need to be investigated to guard the integrity of the vote,” he stated.
A number of thousand ballots stay to be counted in Gwinnett County, a Democrat-leaning county in metro Atlanta.
County spokesman Joe Sorenson tells The Related Press that these embody roughly 4,400 absentee ballots, an estimated 1,000 ballots mailed from abroad by members of the army and practically 1,000 provisional ballots.
Voters whose ballots have been put within the provisional pile after they voted in individual due to some difficulty on the polls should resolve the issue Friday to have their vote counted.
HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ELECTION IN GEORGIA:
Joe Biden took the lead over President Donald Trump in Georgia early Friday as vote counting continued, with little greater than 900 votes separating the candidates after about 5 million votes have been forged within the state.
The Related Press has not declared a winner in Georgia as a result of the race between the Republican president and the Democratic nominee stays too early to name.
— EXPLAINER: Why the AP hasn’t known as Georgia’s shut race