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CARTER CENTER; ; Carter Center calls for calm as votes counted

Nov 07, 2020 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

This year marks first time center has taken a role in a U.S. election.

The Carter Center is urging the presidential candidates, as well as Democratic and Republican party leaders, tocallforcalmandpatience as election results are tabulated.

"It is especially important that our political leaders model peaceful participation and avoid using polarizing rhetoric or spreading unsubstantiated claims," a statementreleasedFridaymorningsays.

President Donald Trump has made claims that th...