AP Projects: Joe Biden wins California in presidential election

California has 55 electoral votes

Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal in Cincinnati, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (Carolyn Kaster, Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

The Associated Press is projecting that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden won the state of California in the General Election.

As of 11:01 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of California in favor of Joe Biden.

Biden will receive 55 electoral votes from California. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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