Stein’s recount effort is important — here’s why

It has been claimed that election recounts typically do not change results, but this has not been a typical election and there have been extraordinary claims on both camps.

Even prior to the election, Donald Trump cited that the system was “rigged” somehow against him, explaining that the problem existed even at polling places. And in his latest claim, the president-elect has explained that he would have won the popular vote had millions of people not been permitted to vote illegally.