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US Election: Joe Biden Overtakes Trump In Georgia

The United States Democratic Presidential candidate, Joe Biden has jumped into the lead in the crucial battleground state of Georgia with few votes still left to count.

By Friday morning, Biden overtook Trump in the number of ballots counted in the battleground, a must-win state for Trump that has long been a Republican stronghold. Biden now has a 917-vote advantage.

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There is a potential that the race could go to a recount. Under Georgia law, if the margin between Biden and Trump is under half a percentage point of difference, a recount can be requested.

Source: AP

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