Pennsylvania and Nevada Certify Biden's Election Win

Headline Roundup November 24th, 2020

Pennsylvania and Nevada certified their election results on Tuesday, confirming former Vice President Joe Biden's win in both states. The certifications make President Donald Trump’s effort to reverse Biden’s projected win in the Electoral College unlikely to succeed. The electoral college will meet Dec. 14 to cast their votes on the Nov. 3 election. On Monday, Biden's win was also certified in Michigan; the Trump administration authorized the release of materials to Biden's team to begin his transition into the White House on Monday. Despite the authorization, the Trump campaign is still pursuing a federal appeals court lawsuit in Pennsylvania to attempt to win over Biden's electoral votes in the state.

The certifications were covered by outlets on all sides of the political spectrum. Coverage from the left and center framed Trump's Pennsylvania lawsuits as a "long shot."

Pennsylvania and Nevada Certify Biden's Election Win

From the Center
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Pennsylvania and Nevada on Tuesday officially certified that President-elect Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump in both states’ elections, making Trump’s effort to reverse Biden’s projected win in the Electoral College even more unlikely to succeed.

The certifications of Biden’s victory in both states — where the Trump campaign had challenged new mail-in ballot processes — came came a day after Michigan certified that he had won the election in that state.

It also came a day after the Trump administration authorized the release of federal funds to the former...

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From the Right
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Pennsylvania and Nevada certified the results of the presidential election in favor of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, amid President Trump and his campaign's legal challenges in the key states.

“Today @PAStateDept certified the results of the November 3 election in Pennsylvania for president and vice president of the United States,” Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf tweeted. “As required by federal law, I’ve signed the Certificate of Ascertainment for the slate of electors for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.”

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From the Left
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Pennsylvania certified its election results Tuesday showing that President-elect Joe Biden won the state, solidifying Biden’s national victory and dealing yet another blow to President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn the election's outcome.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted that the Pennsylvania Department of State certified the results Tuesday morning and "as required by federal law, I’ve signed the Certificate of Ascertainment for the slate of electors for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris."

"Today's certification is a testament to the incredible efforts of our local and state election officials,...

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