AP Projects: Joe Biden wins Oregon in presidential election

Oregon has 7 electoral votes

Election workers empty ballots from a ballot dropbox to the Multnomah County Election headquarters Tuesday, Nov. 3, 3030 in Portland, Ore. Oregon is the first state in the nation to institute voting by mail and automatic voter registration. (AP Photo/Paula Bronstein) (Paula Bronstein, Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

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

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

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

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