AP Projects: Donald Trump wins Ohio in presidential election

Ohio has 18 electoral votes

People wait in line to vote at Adam Hall near Auburn Corners, Ohio, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) (Tony Dejak, 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 Ohio in the General Election.

As of 12:20 a.m. on Wednesday, November 4, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of Ohio in favor of Donald Trump.

Trump will receive 18 electoral votes from Ohio. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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