Pennsylvania secretary of state certifies results of Nov. 3 election
November 19, 2020
Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, certified the results of the Nov. 3 election, despite ongoing legal action by the campaign of President Donald Trump, likely increasing the level of difficulty for the president’s long-shot bid to overturn presumed President-elect Joe Biden’s win in the state.
Monday was the deadline for Pennsylvania’s counties to each certify their results, and Boockvar, the state’s top elections official, opted to follow through with her own required stamp of approval the next day.
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf followed up Boockvar’s...