AP Projects: Donald Trump wins Alabama in presidential election

Alabama has 9 electoral votes

Voters wait in line to cast their ballots in the 2020 election Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett) (Julie Bennett, Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

The Associated Press is projecting that Republican presidential candidate and incumbent Donald Trump won the state of Alabama in the General Election.

As of 8:01 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of Alabama in favor of Donald Trump.

Trump will receive nine electoral votes from Alabama. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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