Clerk says Milwaukee recount will likely run through Friday

Ballots are stored in boxes and bags as workers recount Milwaukee County's ballots at the Wisconsin Center. Photo by Adam Kelnhofer, WisPolitics.com, Nov. 23, 2020.
Ballots are stored in boxes and bags as workers recount Milwaukee County's ballots at the Wisconsin Center. Photo by Adam Kelnhofer, WisPolitics.com, Nov. 23, 2020.

Milwaukee County Clerk George Christenson said it's highly unlikely the recount will finish by the end of the day.
He said he's staying optimistic, but he still thinks the effort will need work through Friday to finish. "I still just feel as though we will need Friday; I just don't see us finishing tomorrow," he said in a press conference with local and national media near the end of the day yesterday.
But the recount effort is still moving faster than it was on Friday and Saturday because the Biden and Trump legal teams are working well together, as are the teams of observers and elections wo...

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