AP Projects: Joe Biden wins Virginia in presidential election

Virginia has 13 electoral votes

A voter check with the registration table as he prepares to cast his ballots under a giant mural at Robious Elementary school on Election Day, in Midlothian, Va., Tuesday Oct. 3, 2020. Poll workers said that traffic was slow due to all the early voting in the precinct. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) (Steve Helber, Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

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

As of 7:37 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, AP is calling the presidential race in the state of Virginia in favor of Joe Biden.

Biden will receive 13 electoral votes from Virginia. A presidential candidate requires at least 270 electoral votes to win the election.

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