AP Projects: Donald Trump wins Florida in presidential election

Florida has 29 electoral votes

President Donald Trump speaks during the second and final presidential debate Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., with Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) (Julio Cortez, 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 Florida in the General Election.

As of 12:36 a.m. on Wednesday, November 4, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of Florida in favor of Donald Trump.

Trump will receive 29 electoral votes from Florida. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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