President Donald Trump badgered and pleaded with Georgia’s election chief to overturn Joe Biden’s win in the state, suggesting in a telephone call that the official “find” enough votes to hand Trump the victory.
The president, who has refused to accept his loss to the Democratic president-elect, is heard telling Georgia’s secretary of state Republican Brad Raffensperger at one point: “All I want to do is this. I just want to find 11,780 votes, which is one more than we have. Because we won the state.”
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Metro Detroit weather: Cloudy, cold, slippery Sunday evening
Sunday evening will be cloudy and chilly. Temps return to the low 30s. Be more cognizant of re-freezing on roads and sidewalks.
Sunday night will be mostly cloudy and cold. Overnight lows will be in the middle and upper 20s.
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