AP Projects: Donald Trump wins Louisiana in presidential election

Louisiana has 8 electoral votes

Erin Doherty hugs her mother Susanna Dew, 61, who is voting for the first time in her life, as they wait in line at a polling place on election day in the Mid City section of New Orleans, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Erin Doherty hugs her mother Susanna Dew, 61, who is voting for the first time in her life, as they wait in line at a polling place on election day in the Mid City section of New Orleans, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) (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 Louisiana in the General Election.

As of 9:01 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of Louisiana in favor of Donald Trump.

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

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