How Trump v. Biden could be Bush v. Gore ‘on steroids’


Paul Smith, an elections expert at Georgetown University Law Center and the vice president for litigation and strategy at the Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan good governance organization, said that much of the way the election unfolds could be determined by the vote margin. “As the outcome gets more and more uncertain, if the decisive state is in fact too close to call, then it becomes more difficult,” Smith said. “If it is clear who won the election, then it is easier to see the way through.” “Florida is likely to report its results on election night or shortly thereafter,” Smith said. “If Biden wins Florida, there really is no path for Trump to carry the rest of the electoral votes.”

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