Florida Democratic Sen Bill Nelson has called for a recount in his US Senate race for reelection.
Republican Gov. Rick Scott claimed victory over Nelson early Tuesday morning — a declaration Nelson said was premature.
As of 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Scott had 50.2% of the votes, while Nelson had 49.8% — leaving a margin of 0.4 percentage points.
In Florida, recounts are automatically triggered when the margin of victory is less than 0.5 percentage points.
Florida Democratic Sen Bill Nelson has...