Nelson concedes after Fla. recount : Gov. Scott's victory boosts GOP Senate majority to 52 seats
Three-term Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson has conceded to Florida's Republican Gov. Rick Scott, in a bitter and drawn-out race to retain his seat after a series of failed legal challenges and underwhelming preliminary results from a manual statewide recount left the incumbent with almost no path to victory.
Nelson conceded in a phone call to Scott, according to a statement from the Scott campaign, even though results of the race are not due to be certified until Tuesday.
"I just spoke w...