GOP fights Mich. recount with federal appeal

The Michigan2016-1205-bb-RecountOakland120T Republican Party on Monday sought to stop the state’s presidential recount just hours after it began, appealing a federal court order granting a request by Green Party candidate Jill Stein.

“We do not believe the federal courts have jurisdiction over state’s being able to run their own election process,” party Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel told The Detroit News.  Read More