“That’s why I decided to run for Supervisor of Elections to make sure that we always get the accurate results. His Grandma Carrie was the first Black woman to vote in Wilcox County, Alabama.

I was an Army officer. Protecting our democracy and dedicated service to the nation is in Joe's DNA. ©2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. Officials said early voting and election day votes were recounted Friday.

“This job is the business side of the election process and what I mean is five things. We always are able to report back to the people what they decided in an election,” Scott said. My background is that I have been an attorney for 40 years. FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Joe Scott maintained a slight lead over his closest opponent, Chad Klitzman, in the race for Broward Supervisor of Elections. “We need to make sure our technology is used to keep information safe and secure and that services are protected and know that our staff is trained and given proper support to run the elections,” she said. Trent is no stranger to Florida. “I come from a very different background, I have never been in politics. I am the person that can do this job,” she said. If you need help with the Public File, call (954) 364-2526. The recount began at 9 a.m. Friday and picked up again at 3 p.m. Saturday.

See below for live results as the ballots are counted on Election Night, Nov. 3: The winner will replace Peter Antonacci, who was appointed in late 2018 to replace Dr. Brenda Snipes. Oakland Park Mayor Tim Lonergan was also running. “I think the most important thing is to drain the swamp. The results are still considered unofficial. It is administrate, facilitate, operate, educate, and communicate to the voters of Broward County, that’s what my skill set dictates. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007. With a difference of 0.3 percent, Florida law provides for a machine recount, which involves re-scanning the ballots. Catherine McBreen is an attorney who specializes in internal audits of financial institutions. Born in Tampa, he attended the University of Florida in Gainesville, where he graduated with honors from the UF College of Journalism and Communications. Democrat Joe Scott is running against Republican Catherine McBreen to be in charge of elections for the 1.2 million registered voters in Broward. I have been an election expert for forty years,” he said. You have to be ready on day one. David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Another candidate was Mitch Ceasar who is well known in Broward’s political circles. We do not need to put back any of the individuals that were associated with the past in the voter fraud that occurred. He attended Christopher Columbus High School, Homestead Senior High School and graduated from St. Thomas University.

LAUDERHILL, Fla. – It took about two days, but the machine recount inside of the Broward Supervisor of Elections office is complete. It took about two days, but the machine recount inside of the Broward Supervisor of Elections office is complete. He graduated from West Point Academy and was awarded the Bronze Star after serving a tour of duty in Iraq. According to the county website, Supervisor of Elections candidate Joe Scott led Chad Klitzman by 607 votes out of a total of 207,595; a difference of point 0.3 percent. Roy is a South Florida native who grew up in Florida City. Inside the voting equipment center, Local 10 watched board members monitoring the machine recount. Copyright 2020 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved. I think the most important thing is to kick the tires,” she said. BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. – Broward County is going to have a new Supervisor of Elections. By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. 'We Love What They Did': Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Supports Pro-Trump Caravan That Swarmed Biden Bus, Fort Lauderdale Police Find Missing Brothers Alando Brown & Tavaris Johnson, DEA Documents Reveal Elaborate Undercover Drug Sting That Nabbed Two Police Officers Accused Of Protecting Cocaine Transport, Trump Wraps Up Whirlwind Weekend Of Campaigning At Late-Night Rally In Opa-Locka, After Curfew, ‘The Power Is In Our Vote’: Former President Barack Obama Holds 'Election Eve Close Out Rally' In Miami, ‘Count Every Vote’: State Rep. Kionne McGhee Sounds Alarm After Ballots Found Stacked At South Dade Mail Distribution Center, Florida Marks Dark Day In Political History When A Black Man Was Lynched After Friend Tried To Vote, Almost 70% Of Broward Voters Have Cast Their Ballot Before Election Day, Tracking The Tropics: Hurricane Eta Has Continued To Rapidly Strengthen As It Approaches Northeastern Nicaragua, Tracking The Tropics: Tropical Storm Eta Expected To Become Hurricane Overnight. Copyright 2020 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved. Ballot counting machines and poll workers were hard at work inside the Lauderhill elections office until about 6 p.m. for the recount in the primary race between two top candidates for Broward County Supervisor of Elections. Trent Kelly is an award-winning multimedia journalist who joined the Local 10 News team in June 2018. Democrat Joe Scott is running against Republican Catherine McBreen to … FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Joe Scott maintained a slight lead over his closest opponent, Chad Klitzman, in the race for Broward Supervisor of Elections. I studied computers in West Point, one of the best leadership programs in the world,” said Scott. I maintain that we have a uniformity in process in the Supervisor of Elections Office, making sure that for every function of the office there is a corresponding procedure,” he said. In all the race was made up of seven candidates. The results of that race stayed at a difference of just .3 percent.

“I am running for Supervisor of Elections because this is not a place for on-the-job training. Scott had received 51,557 (24.8 percent) and Klitzman had received 50,950 (24.5). Scott’s background is in the military and in technology. Once they have been accepted by Tallahassee, it will be deemed official. I think a clean start. “At this point in time restoring confidence in the process. Ruth Carter is a 30 year corporate veteran of which 15 of those years as a human resource professional.