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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden pointedly criticized President Donald Trump for threatening core principles of democracy even as he told Americans that their form of self-government ultimately “prevailed.”

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GRANDVILLE — Protesters gathered outside the Grandville office of U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga, R-Zeeland, on Sunday to call for his resignation after the congressman supported a controversial legal challenge to the results of the presidential election.

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LANSING (AP) — Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden’s 154,000-vote victory in the state, another setback for President Donald Trump in his effort to undermine the results of the Nov. 3 election through baseless legal challenges and unsupported claims of fraud.

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DETROIT — In an abrupt about-face, Michigan’s largest county on Tuesday night unanimously certified election results showing Democrat Joe Biden defeating President Donald Trump, hours after Republicans first blocked formal approval of voters’ intentions.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, positioning himself to lead a nation gripped by the historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and social turmoil.

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Although election officials were still counting write-in votes for the Grand Haven school board race as of Thursday evening, Ottawa County officials said there were not enough write-in votes to top any of the three candidates that were on the ballot.

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LANSING — Democratic Michigan Sen. Gary Peters won re-election Wednesday, defeating Republican challenger John James in a tight, expensive race that was the state’s most competitive in two decades.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden was pushing closer to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to carry the White House, securing victories in the "blue wall" battlegrounds of Wisconsin and Michigan and narrowing President Donald Trump's path.

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LANSING — Democrat Joe Biden has carried Michigan and its 16 electoral votes, further dismantling Donald Trump's Rust Belt wall of support that helped deliver him the presidency four years ago.

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A search warrant requirement proposal and a statewide proposal to change the spending rules for public lands and state parks funds both were winning by wide margins, according to unofficial election results late Wednesday afternoon.

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State Rep. Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, will retain the seat for the Michigan House 89th District after defeating challenger Anita Marie Brown in Tuesday’s election.

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WASHINGTON — The Trump campaign said it filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Michigan state court demanding access to locations where ballots are being counted in one of the undecided states that could determine whether President Donald Trump gets another four years in the White House.

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WASHINGTON — Joe Biden won the battleground prizes of Michigan and Wisconsin on Wednesday, reclaiming a key part of the “blue wall” that slipped away from Democrats four years ago and dramatically narrowing President Donald Trump’s pathway to re-election.

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Trailing in the electoral college to Joe Biden, and with a handful of battleground states expected to count votes possibly late into the week, President Donald Trump prematurely declared victory in the 2020 election Wednesday morning. And as he has threatened before, he said he plans to take…

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Jason Vinkemulder shared an interesting perspective after casting his vote late Tuesday morning. The Spring Lake man said he voted for Donald Trump, even though there are aspects about the president he doesn’t like.

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Here are the latest election results (Wednesday, 7:38 p.m.):

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The scourge of a global pandemic produced an election season like no other in the U.S., persuading record numbers of Americans to cast their ballots early, forcing states to make changes to long-established election procedures and leading to hundreds of lawsuits over how votes will be cast a…

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My editors asked if I planned to write about the election this Sunday and I said yes. Perhaps they hoped I would pen something about the need to vote, a topic I’ve tackled before. But that seems unnecessary. Look at how many people have already voted.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden have one last chance to make their case to voters in critical battleground states on Monday, the final full day of a campaign that has laid bare their dramatically different visions for tackling the nation's press…

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NEW YORK (AP) — This coming weekend, CNN's Sam Feist will distribute to his staff copies of the testimony news executives gave to Congress when they tried to explain how television networks got 2000's disputed election so spectacularly wrong.

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OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Gabe Loiacono is the kind of voter President Donald Trump can ill afford to lose. He lives in a pivotal county of a swing state that is among a handful that will decide the presidency.

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With Election Day rapidly approaching, the Grand Haven Tribune spoke with Ottawa County Clerk and Register of Deeds Justin Roebuck to tackle some commonly asked questions voters have as they prepare to head to the polls.