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Photo Gallery: Florida Begins Historic Recount

Here are images of the machine recount of ballots that are underway in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Broward Counties.
LUIS SANTANA | Times Hillsborough County Supervisor of Election staff members feed ballots into machines at their Tampa office during the mandatory machine recount. Staff began early Sunday morning starting with the approximately 187,000 mail-in ballots and will have until Thursday at 3 p.m. to count over 566,000 Hillsborough County ballots. [Sunday November 11, 2018] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]
Published Nov. 12, 2018
Updated Nov. 12, 2018
Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections employees begin the machine recount on Sunday. LANGSTON TAYLOR | Times
Hillsborough County Supervisor of Election staff members feed ballots into machines at their Tampa office during the mandatory machine recount. Staff began early Sunday morning starting with the approximately 187,000 mail-in ballots and will have until Thursday at 3 p.m. to count over 566,000 Hillsborough County ballots. [Sunday November 11, 2018] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi strongly urged state police Sunday to investigate Republican claims of voter fraud in Broward and Palm Beach counties — a day after the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said it found no evidence of it.

A worker loads ballots into machines at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during a recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
People stand outside the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office ahead of an election recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Protesters gather outside of the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during a recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Andrew Gillum the Democrat candidate for governor speaks at a news conference on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Tallahassee, Fla. Gillum has withdrawn his concession in the Florida gubernatorial race following a recount. "I am replacing my words of concession with an uncompromised and unapologetic call that we count every single vote," Gillum said. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)
Broward Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes, left, and judge Betsy Benson of the election canvassing board, listen to arguments, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Broward Supervisor of Elections office in Lauderhill, Fla. The Florida recount began Sunday morning. (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
A crowd of protestors gathered​ outside the Broward County of Supervisor of Elections Office as the statewide election recount is underway while ballots for governor, Senate, Agricultural Commission were run through scanning machines in Broward for a second time under the watchful eye of representatives of both parties and the campaigns on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. (Carl Juste/Miami Herald via AP)
Protesters gather outside of the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during a recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
A party observer watches as workers load ballots into machines at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during a recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Election workers sort ballots, Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Broward Supervisor of Elections office in Lauderhill, Fla. The Florida recount began Sunday morning in Broward County. (Joe Cavaretta /South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
Workers load ballots into machines at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during a recount on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
An elections official shows party observers results for the machine calibration as the elections staff prepare for an election recount at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office during on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Elections staff prepare the machines for a recount at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Elections staff prepare for a recount at the Broward County Supervisor of Elections office on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Lauderhill, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

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