Governor Matt Bevin to hold press conference at 2:15 p.m.

Posted at 1:36 PM, Nov 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-14 14:22:12-05

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Following the recanvass Thursday, Governor Matt Bevin has called a press conference for 2:15 p.m. at his office in Frankfort.

County clerks office across the Commonwealth have been recanvassing the votes in the state's governor race.

Secretary of State Alison L Grimes stated that the tallying was going smoothly. Voter totals initially showed Democrat Andy Beshear as the winner by over 5,000 votes and after the recanvass it appears the winner will remain the same.

Though Grimes said there were a few errors that were discovered last week, the changes had already been noted and the results were certified.

LEX 18 will carry the governor's press conference live on Facebook.