Dems Press For McCrory To Concede :: WRAL.com
Dems press for McCrory to concede :: WRAL.com
By Laura Leslie
Raleigh, N.C. — Democrats ratcheted up pressure on Gov. Pat McCrory on Monday to concede the gubernatorial race to Roy Cooper.
As counties continue to tally provisional ballots, Cooper’s lead has grown from fewer than 5,000 on Election Night to more than 6,600 by Monday evening. But McCrory’s campaign and other Republicans have filed a slew of challenges to vote totals in more than half of North Carolina’s 100 counties, alleging voting by dead people, active felons and people casting ballots in two states.
The protests so far have largely been dismissed by Republican-controlled county elections boards …