9:30 pm: National Presidential Race Calls by Associated Press
Last updated 11/4/2020 at 12:08am
Nov 03, 2020 9 PM
By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Here is an alphabetical state-by-state look at how and why The Associated Press is calling U.S. states in the 2020 presidential election. States will be added throughout Election Night.
WHY AP CALLED ALABAMA FOR TRUMP:
The AP declared President Donald Trump the winner of Alabama as soon as polls closed in the state, even though election officials there had yet to release results from Tuesday’s presidential contest.
The news agency did so after results from AP VoteCast and an analysis of voting statistics con...