BC-US--Election 2018-Senate,Advisory, US
The race for U.S. Senate in Florida between Democratic incumbent Sen. Bill Nelson and Republican Rick Scott is too close to call.
As of 12:15 p.m. EST on Wednesday, with all precincts reporting, Scott holds a lead of 34,537 votes out of more than 8.1 million ballots counted — a margin of less than one half of 1 percent. Election officials say early votes are still being tabulated in some counties.
Under state law in Florida, a recount is mandatory if the winning candidate’s margin is less than 0.5 percentage points.
The Associated Press does not call any race that may proceed to a recount.
The race for U.S. Senate in Arizona between Republican Martha McSally and Democrat Kyrsten Sinema is too close to call.
As of 12:15 p.m. EST on Wednesday, McSally holds a lead of nearly 16,000 votes out of more than 1.7 million counted — a margin of less than 1 percent.
Election officials plan update the count later Wednesday and in the coming days. Roughly 25 percent of votes in Arizona are counted after Election Day.
The race for U.S. Senate in Montana between Democratic incumbent Sen. Jon Tester and Republican Matt Rosendale is too close to call.
As of 12:15 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Tester holds a lead of more than 1,000 votes out of nearly 435,000 counted — a margin of roughly three tenths of 1 percent. Counting of the results in Montana continues.
The AP, Washington