( WASHINGTON)– Joe Biden has actually won Georgia and its 16 electoral votes, an extraordinary success for Democrats who pressed to expand their electoral map through the Sun Belt.
The win by Biden pads his Electoral College margin of triumph over President Donald Trump. Biden was stated the winner of the presidential election on Nov. 7 after flipping Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin to the Democrats’ column.
Biden now has 306 electoral votes to Trump’s 232.
Trump won Georgia by 5 percentage points in 2016 over Democrat Hillary Clinton.
In 2020, Democrats had actually focused heavily on the state, seeing it in play 2 years after Democrat Stacey Abrams