AP Projects: Donald Trump wins Tennessee in presidential election

Tennessee has 11 electoral votes

Voters wait in line outside the Covenant Presbyterian Church to cast their ballots, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in Chattanooga, Tenn. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) (Ben Margot, 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 Tennessee in the General Election.

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

Trump will receive 11 electoral votes from Tennessee. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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