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In a concurrence, Kavanaugh cited Bush v. Gore as a reason against extending the deadline

"In Bush v. Gore, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that re-counting ballots in different ways violated the Constitution's Equal Protection Clause and 5-4 that no constitutional recount could be held before the members of the Electoral College were scheduled to officially cast their votes on Dec. 18. With that, five weeks after Election Day, Bush won Florida and thus the presidency, by 537 votes--out of about six million cast in the state." -- Time

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by Oui on Tue Oct 27th, 2020 at 06:24:33 PM EST
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