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Bill Nelson 'graciously' concedes to Gov. Rick Scott in Florida Senate race as state recount ends

2 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Florida's recount is over, and so is Bill Nelson's lengthy political career. Official results posted by the state on Sunday showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott ahead of Sen. Nelson following the mandated recounts. The final totals will be certified on Tuesday, but Nelson “graciously conceded” Sunday,...
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Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov. Rick Scott

Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov. Rick Scott

2 monthes ago   |   By Think Progress

Florida Senator Bill Nelson ended his reelection bid, the New York Times reported Sunday, conceding the race to his Republican rival Governor Rick Scott.
The Nelson-Scott Senate race was one of several incredibly tight races in Florida which saw an unprecedented statewide manual vote recount. Nelson's concession comes one day after Democrat Andrew Gillum conceded on Saturday to Ron DeSantis in the governor's race.
According to The Times, Scott in a statement called for unity, saying “Now the campaign truly is behind us, and that's where we need to leave it.”
“We must do what Americans have...
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Bill Nelson concedes Florida Senate race to Rick Scott

Bill Nelson concedes Florida Senate race to Rick Scott

2 monthes ago   |   By WGAL

Scott announced the concession in a statement, saying, "I just spoke with Senator Bill Nelson, who graciously conceded, and I thanked him for his years of public service."
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Democrat Bill Nelson concedes to Rick Scott in Florida race for Senate

2 monthes ago   |   By The Washington Post

The three-term senator acknowledged defeat after coming up some 10,000 votes short in a recount, giving the Republican governor a victory and increasing the GOP's majority for next year.
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