MON PM Update: State pegs Trump’s estimated recount bill at nearly $8 million

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-- The Trump campaign will have to pay nearly $8 million by 5 p.m. Wednesday if it wants a statewide recount of this month's presidential election.
The state Elections Commission this afternoon released estimates pegging the cost of a recount calculated by all 72 Wisconsin counties as well as the commission at $7.9 million. Under state law, the Trump campaign must file for a recount and pay those costs up front within one business day of the state receiving the last county canvass in order to initiate the process.
Trump legal adviser Jenna Ellis said, "The legal team ...

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