SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – President-elect Donald Trump’s tweets alleging voter fraud are not getting much traction with California’s Secretary of State.

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Mr. Trump asserted Sunday he would have won the popular vote on top of winning the Electoral College. The President-elect also claimed “millions of people” illegally voted for Hillary Clinton in California, along with New Hampshire and Virginia.

Late Sunday, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla issued a statement responding to Trump’s tweets, saying: “It appears that Mr. Trump is troubled by the fact that a growing majority of Americans did not vote for him.”

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Padilla went on to say Trump’s “unsubstantiated allegations of voter fraud in California and elsewhere are absurd.” Padilla says Trump’s “reckless tweets are inappropriate and unbecoming of a President-elect.”

The state of Wisconsin is expected to begin a vote recount this week, following a request from Green Party nominee Jill Stein. Stein also wants recounts in Michigan and Pennsylvania.

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Clinton’s campaign has joined the recount effort.