A candidate can also ask for a recount … A recount in Wisconsin's largest county demanded by Republican President Donald Trump's election campaign ended on Friday with Democratic President-elect Joe Biden gaining votes. A manual recount has been taking place in Georgia, where Mr Biden is 14,000 votes ahead. Gwinnett County election workers handle ballots as part of the recount for the 2020 presidential election at the Beauty P. Baldwin Voter Registrations and Elections Building on … The state is responsible for paying for the recount. Obama: One election won't stop US 'truth decay' The president would have to overturn results in at least three states to win the election, which analysts say would be unprecedented. A recount in Wisconsin’s largest county demanded by President Donald Trump’s election campaign ended on Friday with the president-elect, Joe Biden, gaining votes. For … Trump shamed as election recount costing $3m finds Biden GAINED votes in key swing state DONALD TRUMP has suffered further humiliation after a US election vote recount … Deadline: For offices governed by the state board of election, the deadline to request a recount is 12pm on the second business day after the vote canvass. Results are expected to be released later on Thursday. A recount is automatically triggered in Michigan when the election is determined by a difference of 2,000 votes or less. Trump, during the recount, sought to have ballots discarded where election clerks filled in missing address information on the certification envelope where the ballot is inserted. The recount is expected to be completed with election results certified by the deadline of Nov. 20, Raffensperger said. See maps and real-time presidential election results for the 2020 US election. Biden foresees victory in Presidential election; Trump pursues lawsuits, calls for recount The 2020 American Presidential election looks like it is heading to the courts President Donald Trump 's campaign said on Wednesday it would immediately request a recount in Wisconsin, even though the state has not yet finalized its results. Another historical recount happened during the 1960 election, when John F. Kennedy defeated Richard Nixon.