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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concession_(politics)

In politics, a concession is the act of a losing candidate publicly yielding to a winning candidate ... It is not necessary for the losing candidate to concede for the winning candidate to be seated, and the losing candidate is not obliged to concede ...

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=739799

Here in Maine, candidate for senate Shenna Bellows just conceded the ... her concession speech as I type this, so what happens if she wins?

www.bostonglobe.com/news/politics/2016/10/20/can-losing-presidential-candidate-actually-challenge-election-results/s42xw8h3pcwFcXx7rsS14I/story.html

Oct 21, 2016 ... What happens post-Election Day? ... For starters, it doesn't matter if a losing candidate concedes, as far as the Electoral College process goes, ...

www.quora.com/If-a-presidential-candidate-wins-but-concedes-who-becomes-the-president

The question infers two things, one being the race is a photo-finish akin to the Hanging-Chad ... college who they want to vote for (something like this has actually happened, a few times, where the victor died before the EC could vote).

news.vice.com/story/what-happens-if-donald-trump-loses-and-refuses-to-concede

Nov 8, 2016 ... After every U.S. presidential election since the Civil War, the transition of power from one administration to the next has been peaceful.

www.quora.com/What-does-it-mean-to-concede-an-election

The terminology 'to concede' is usually used in US elections. For example, a losing presidential ... in US elections. For example, a losing presidential candidate concedes the election to their opponent upon the l... ... What happens when the Presidential candidate refuses to concede after the election results? What does ...

www.quora.com/In-the-US-electoral-system-why-is-so-much-made-of-a-losing-candidates-concession-If-a-candidate-concedes-and-the-final-tally-shows-s-he-actually-won-what-happens

The significance of concessions is primarily due to the press. Losing candidates might easily prefer to wait for all votes to be counted and then move on without the ...

mentalfloss.com/article/29636/what-happens-leftover-campaign-funds-when-candidate-drops-out

But what happens to all the leftover campaign funds—Bush had raised more than $150 million, the most of any GOP candidate—when the low-polling ...

abcnews.go.com/Politics/donald-trump-doesnt-concede-election/story?id=42942492

Oct 20, 2016 ... Despite repeated claims of a “rigged” election, Republican candidate Donald Trump still managed to surprise voters during Wednesday night's ...

lifehacker.com/what-would-happen-if-a-presidental-candidate-refuses-to-1788076472

Oct 21, 2016 ... In the final presidential debate, Donald Trump suggested that if he lost, he might not accept the results of the election and would not concede to ...