The Associated Press and Fox News are now reporting that they’ve concluded Joe Biden has now won enough electoral votes to be the country’s 46th president:
JOE BIDEN DEFEATS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP
The Associated Press declares Joe Biden the winner of a grueling campaign for the American presidency. He will lead a polarized nation through a historic collision of health, economic and social crises. #APracecall pic.twitter.com/lInwqjX3PB
— The Associated Press (@AP) November 7, 2020
The Fox News Decision Desk can now project that former Vice President @JoeBiden will win Pennsylvania and Nevada, putting him over the 270 electoral votes he needs to become the 46th President of the United States. #foxnews #Election2020 pic.twitter.com/H2UBDF2C9u
— Bret Baier (@BretBaier) November 7, 2020
— Brooke Singman (@BrookeSingman) November 7, 2020
— Ken Russell Miami (@kenrussellmiami) November 7, 2020
Meanwhile, the Trump campaign continues to contest results in certain states.
All the major media called the race at the exact same time. Like they were on a Zoom call saying “3, 2, 1 … GO!”
— jon gabriel (@exjon) November 7, 2020
It did seem to happen all of a sudden.
Update: The Trump campaign has responded:
TRUMP: “Beginning Monday, our campaign will start prosecuting our case in court to ensure election laws are fully upheld and the rightful winner is seated." https://t.co/mNstG8dpiL
— Andrew Clark 🦃 (@AndrewHClark) November 7, 2020