Official recanvass numbers show Beshear beat out Bevin by more than 5,000 votes

Official recanvass numbers show Beshear beat out Bevin by more than 5,000 votes
Andy Beshear earned 5,136 more votes than Matt Bevin. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - One week after Gov. Matt Bevin conceded the election to Democrat Andy Beshear, the Kentucky State Board of Elections voted unanimously Thursday to certify election results.

After last week’s recanvass, Sec. of State Alison Lundergan Grimes confirmed Andy Beshear earned 5,136 more votes than Bevin.

The other election results are certified as official.

Beshear takes office Dec. 10.

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