Trump: 61,386 (60.51%) 2020 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS. The 2020 United States presidential election in Pennsylvania was held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, as part of the nationwide election in which all 50 states plus the District of Columbia participated. While all of these issues are concerning, none of them are too far out of the ordinary for issues that arise during any normal election year — and this year was far from normal, with many expecting the worst in terms of potential disruptions and possible conflict.". In Maine, two of four electoral votes go to the statewide winner and one electoral vote goes to the winner in each of the two congressional districts. 2020 Pennsylvania Election Results. Losing Pa would seem to require picking up something big elsewhere. Election Results As counties finish counting ballots and move toward certification of election results, they are no longer regularly updating the unofficial informational dashboard. One thing to keep in mind as we've seen Biden's polling numbers vanish in states like Florida and North Carolina: His leads were much larger in Michigan and Wisconsin, and a bit larger in Pennsylvania. This election cycle, voters in Pennsylvania were universally able to vote by mail in the general election. On Election Day, polls are … Results of US Election 2020. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday, ... Pennsylvania, on November 2, 2020. Joe Biden and Donald Trump have both aggressively campaigned to win Pennsylvania… Pennsylvania's diversity is mostly on par with the rest of the nation. Pennsylvania general election results 2020, including electoral votes for Trump and Biden, voting maps by county and district, and live polling results. Same for GA senate races CharlieÂ. Elections for the office of Pennsylvania House of Representatives took place in 2020. Email. Clinton: 36,322 (35.80%). Report that just went out from the Pennsylvania Election Protection Coalition on issues today in the state: "Among the issues: Several polling places opened late. Biden wants to cut his losses in those places (and maybe even flip a county here or there), so that's why you see him reiterate again and again that he doesn't want to ban fracking. (CNN) Pennsylvania and Nevada on Tuesday certified their 2020 general election results, formally awarding a combined 26 electoral votes from two key battleground states to … Before Trump’s 2016 win, the state voted for Democrats in six consecutive presidential elections. View Pennsylvania’s 2020 election results for US President, House of Representatives and other key races and ballot measures. Results map. ... Past Election Results 2020 … I think it's the state to watch. What I want to know is the number out of Philly -- what margin is Joe Biden taking out of the state's largest city? 2020 Pennsylvania Election Results. Let's continue our tour around the Electoral College. Sorry Marc. Runningmate: MICHAEL R PENCE. Sen. Bob Casey — and local Democratic Party leaders — also said there was massive turnout in the Philadelphia suburbs, which would be a win for Biden. Holly Trump's team really focused on Biden's fracking comments for the last couple weeks, convinced that they could make all the difference in Pennsylvania. Charlie and PA, MI, OH & IL are on track to lose a seat! General election U.S. President See also: Presidential election in Pennsylvania, 2020 Due to nationwide changes in election administration in 2020, Ballotpedia is exercising increased caution before projecting elections winners. Anita What do you want to know? (Erin Scott/Reuters) Trump wanted to drive more votes out of it; Biden wanted to cut his losses. That's why it was interesting to see Trump rehash his line on fracking in Bucks County during a rally on Saturday. At the time this action was filed on November 21, 2020, millions of Pennsylvania voters had already expressed their will in both the June 2020 Primary Election and the November 2020 General Election and the final ballots in the 2020 General Election were being tallied, with the results becoming seemingly apparent. But what they didn't realize was that Trump was surging in rural parts of the state and flipping some swing counties like the ones mentioned above. When do we get to talk some PENNSYLVANIA :eagles:? Trump narrowly carried the county, while Obama enjoyed double-digit margins there in both of his runs for the presidency. (REP) 48.84%. With the caveat that we still know very, very little about Pennsylvania, let's zoom in on one county: Washington County, which is in the pro-Trump western part of the state. Some precincts reported mechanical problems or ran out of supplies. The next batch will be reported at 9 a.m. (I am deleting my post earlier that said Philly officials said they were not reporting more mail-in results tonight, because it appears to have been based on incomplete information. Taking Biden at face value about Michigan and Wisconsin — where, for what it's worth (not that much), the exit poll data looks pretty good for him and he came in with a significant polling lead — here's where the map goes: If Biden wins those two, plus Maine, Nevada and Arizona, but nothing else, he's at 269 electoral votes. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. We may not know results in PA for days. I feel like my job this entire night might be explaining why #nothingmatters in PA. Share this article. Pennsylvania's median household income falls in the middle of the pack. A primary was scheduled for June 2, 2020. Pennsylvania has 20 electoral votes. High turnout meant long lines, which remain active at some locations. (Any eligible voter in line by 8 p.m. is permitted to vote. In the suburbs of Pittsburgh, Beaver County has broken Republican in the last few presidential elections but Trump's support here was lower than in its neighboring suburban counties. %. See the vote count for president, state and local races in real time. They had ads, social media, conference calls, press releases, you name it on, all on fracking. I talked to several elected officials and voter rights groups today, and everyone reported high turnout, particularly in Philadelphia. Sections. So first, I'm looking to see what exactly we learn tonight and how quickly local governments across the state are able to process mail ballots. I don't know where to begin! Popular votes. Mail : 594131. Click here to read our new election calling policy and vote total update schedule. The vast majority of reported incidents involved concerns about unlawful electioneering or interference at polling sites. How much does fracking register as an issue across the state in southeastern PA, in Philly and its suburbs? Trump’s army of new Pa. voters could shape 2022 elections — if the GOP can keep them While President-elect Joe Biden’s strength with urban and suburban voters ultimately won him Pa., Trump’s performance cannot be understated, far exceeding his 2016 totals. Both Maine and Nebraska allow electoral votes to be split. Holly My point in mentioning Montgomery County and Philly is that if those places aren't reporting all their votes, the red mirage scenario is still very much in place if the president chose that route. Skip to content Skip to site index. Additional data from U.S. Census Bureau, MIT Election Lab and POLITICO reporting. Tweet. We may be entering the brief "blue mirage" portion of the night, where Biden deceptively looks like he's doing well because counties first report the mail ballots they've been counting all day, and Biden supporters disproportionately voted by mail. Hi everyone from D.C.! Pennsylvania has an middling number of people with four-year college degrees. Joe Biden’s projected win in his native state of Pennsylvania put him past the 270 total electoral votes needed to win the presidency. Election results provided by the Associated Press. Republican state lawmakers in Pennsylvania on Nov. 30 introduced a resolution to dispute the results of the 2020 election. While I had less reporting on this, high turnout was also reported in the red parts of the state, too. If we do not know the outcome of the election tonight, is he cool, or does he try to claim victory regardless? Maybe the most sought-after state by both … A lengthy post-Election court battle is the scenario Biden's camp has so fiercely tried to avoid by expanding their map to 17 states. After breaking for the Democrats throughout the Bush and Obama years, Donald Trump carried the county by nearly 20 points. The Delaware County Board of Elections will livestream a continuation of the public meeting that began on Monday, November 23, at 10:00 a.m. to certify the results of the November 3, 2020 General Election. Polls close in 15 minutes in Pennsylvania. Good evening from Philadelphia! That’s a point that they made. Update: Philadelphia officials tell me they will report more mail-in ballot results between midnight and 1 a.m. Biden clinched his victory when Pennsylvania was called on Saturday, Nov. 7. And Biden did cut his losses compared to Clinton. Live Pennsylvania election results from the 2020 general election including presidential, Senate and House races and ballot initiatives. They think even if it moved a few votes it could be enough to win the state. Of course. That made a difference in a state that was ultimately decided by roughly 45,000 votes. It was the one that put Joe Biden over the top in the 2020 presidential election. CNN will broadcast a projected winner only after an extensive review of data from a number of sources. (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images) 3,458,229. How a life-sized Biden could be a larger-than-life president, Three reasons Joe Biden flipped the Midwest, How a life-sized Biden could be a larger-than-life president, Three reasons Joe Biden flipped the Midwest, 284,931 cast by those registered as no affiliation/third party/other, About 548,000 mail-in ballots have not been returned as of now — but if they are postmarked by Election Day (or there is not a "preponderance of evidence" they were sent after) and received within three days, the state Supreme Court said they must be counted. Provisional : 48216. Pennsylvania 2020 election results. Most issues involving misunderstandings or miscommunication about voting rules and laws were resolved by Election Task Force prosecutors by phone, and DAO prosecutors and detectives also responded to investigate incidents at polling sites in all six Philadelphia Police divisions. To take one random anecdote, my dad claimed there was a four-hour line in one polling place in my home county, York (a very conservative area). The Keystone State was among the most hard-fought of the 2020 campaign. Non-English-speaking residents faced language access issues at a few polling locations. The meeting will be streamed here on the Delco Votes! Then again, Sen. Bob Casey told me he thought the race could potentially be called in Pennsylvania tonight. While Hillary Clinton dominated in Philadelphia, winning 82%, she only took a 475,000-vote edge out of the city, compared Barack Obama’s 492,000 vote advantage in 2012. TRUMP, DONALD J. . ", For example, Holly, one example from Jen O’Malley Dillon, Biden’s campaign manager, that implied they were still counting on Pa could be seen in this quote. Whether Joe Biden will land closer to Obama or Clinton could tell the story of how Pennsylvania goes. Pennsylvania has certified its presidential election results, Gov. WHEREAS, in 2016, Pennsylvania’s general election results were certified on December 12, 2016, and on November 24, 2020, the Secretary of the Commonwealth unilaterally and prematurely certified results of the November 3, 2020 election regarding presidential electors despite ongoing litigation… The Magnolia state's deadline for certifying results was Nov. 13. Trump, meanwhile, is trying to run up the score in those pro-fracking areas that already like him. Biden: 43,949 (37.89%), 2016: An Obama-Trump county in the northwest corner of the state, it hasn't had the economic growth or revitalization that has come to the state's urban centers. That’s the number of votes Biden won in Pennsylvania, according to the certified vote count, as compared with 3,377,674 votes for Trump. Secondly, I'm looking to see if we get a sense tonight of how many "naked ballots" there are in the state. After all, it's only at the center of the political universe tonight. Getting at the “red mirage” idea, if we don’t get Atlanta and big GA burbs, and some major blue areas of Wisconsin and Pennsylvania it’s easy to see Trump’s lead holding for now or staying closer than they should end up. The Pennsylvania House of Representatives was one of 86 state legislative chambers holding elections in 2020. And then, like Anita, I am watching to see how POTUS reacts. Update on Election Day in Philadelphia from the DA's office here: "As of 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, 68 incidents were reported to the Election Task Force and 67 incidents were peacefully resolved. Presidential race? 21 Pennsylvania lawmakers have formally introduced a resolution to the state legislature seeking to delay the certification of votes in Pennsylvania for the 2020 election, citing multiple actions by Democrat state leaders that they believe put the election results “in dispute.”. Here's the count: 2020: Here's the count: 2020: Trump: 70,760 (61.01%) Biden: 43,949 (37.89%) 2016: Trump: 61,386 (60.51%) Clinton: 36,322 (35.80%) So, assuming NYT's 98… By Allan James Vestal, Andrew Briz, Annette Choi, Beatrice Jin, Andrew McGill and Lily Mihalik. According to the NYT, more than 98% of estimated votes there have been reported. Use the links below to get 2020 election results as they come in. I'm totally zeroed in on Pennsylvania tonight. See full results and maps from the Pennsylvania elections. Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020 | Updated 3:38 PM EST Nov. 25, 2020. Nov. 25 (UPI) --A day after Pennsylvania certified its election results showing the commonwealth had been won by President-elect Joe Biden, ... Scientists: November 2020 … (PA, GA, MI)"Â. The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request from Pennsylvania Republicans to block certification of the commonwealth's election results, delivering a … See election results for the 2020 Pennsylvania State House, including maps and county-by-county vote counts on Nov. 3, 2020. Follow live coverage. One smart PA Dem strategist told me he wanted Biden to get to 40% in the county. "Flipped seat" denotes a race where the 2020 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent. I apologize.). WHEREAS, there remains ongoing litigation concerning the administration of the November 3, 2020 election in the Commonwealth; and. In their resolution, the legislators note several irregularities with the election results, including poll watchers not being … Pennsylvania results for the 2020 presidential election and House races. I'm watching to see what happens in Pennsylvania, Florida, North Carolina, Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest states which seems to be the most crucial for a potential Trump victory given the recent polling and his path to winning in 2016....I'm also watching to see what emerges as the chief issue for voters: the economy (which historically has favored Trump), or his administration's handling of Covid (where he has been far weaker in the polls). Pennsylvania has 20 electoral votes. Some voters expressed concern about imposing constables, others reported feeling harassed. Telling tweet from election law expert Rick Hasen: "Biggest surprise of the election watch for me so far: Florida's election administration doesn't make my top 3 of places I'm worried about.   The ruling on Wednesday comes a … But in western Pennsylvania, as well as the northeast, it's more popular and has led to a boom in some areas that have been struggling economically for a long time. We're not going to get a call out of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania Supreme Court Throws Out Last Active Legal Challenge to State’s Election Results. A Pennsylvania appeals court judge has ordered state officials to halt any further steps toward certifying election results.. WHEREAS, in 2016, Pennsylvania’s general election results were certified on December 12, 2016, and on November 24, 2020, the Secretary of the Commonwealth unilaterally and prematurely certified results of the November 3, 2020 election regarding presidential electors despite ongoing litigation… Maybe the most sought-after state by both … Pennsylvania 2020 election results: Biden's state win takes the election Joe Biden took Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes, winning him the election Holly Ready to hear what you have to say on Pennsylvania! Several incidents will require follow-up by investigators. 30,000+ mail ballots — a teeny tiny fraction of the 2.5 million received as of this morning in the state — were just reported in Pennsylvania. SEARCH. But don't expect to know who won the presidency in Pennsylvania tonight — it may take days, or weeks. But look, this is what PA elected officials told us could happen for months. Votes: 3,373,705. Which means he's a Nebraska-02 (where he's currently leading) away from hitting 270 on the number, WITHOUT Pennsylvania and Maine's 2nd District. Elections. Charlie We haven't heard yet from Allegheny County, which is also a top source of Democratic votes. Holly If Biden loses Fla, North Carolina and Georgia, his so-called greater Midwest certainly includes winning Pennsylvania. Christopher On the expectation-setting remarked upon earlier from the Biden campaign about Florida, what are we to make of the fact that the campaign told me this a few days ago about Pennsylvania — that "we can win without Pennsylvania," though they didn't think they'd need to? Per Holly's point, keep in mind Montgomery County is a giant, the third most populous county in the state. ) Voters spoiled mail-in ballots at high rates, and some poll workers were confused about how to process those ballots. The filing deadline was February 18, 2020. Deals to your … US election results 2020: Joe Biden defeats Donald Trump to win presidency ... Pennsylvania was one of the largest states to swing to Trump in the 2016 election… During Election Day in 2016, Democrats reported good turnout in Philadelphia, and Clinton actually pulled out almost as many raw votes out of Philly as Obama in 2012. One electoral vote goes to the winner in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts. The Keystone State was the fourth closest state in the 2016 presidential election. So he has a little cushion there to work with. Post. Get live polls and voting maps by county and district. Mississippi election results certification deadline. These are the 2020 Pennsylvania election results. “If we just win one state between North Carolina and Georgia, then we could lose Michigan and Florida and still get over 270 electoral votes.”. Supreme Court denies Trump allies’ bid to overturn Pennsylvania election results Supporters of President Trump rally outside the Supreme Court in Washington on Dec. 8, 2020. Charlie Many voters in Philly and the suburbs don't like fracking and want to ban it. Joe Biden has been declared the winner in the crucial tipping point state of Pennsylvania, and with it the presidential election. In 2016, Hillary Clinton carried it by less than a percentage point, after Barack Obama won it by about 2 points in 2012. Leads in individual states may change from one party to another as all the votes are counted. Updates about tonight's races in Pennsylvania. The general election was held on November 3, 2020. Mail ballot processing starts on Election Day. Mississippi election results certification deadline. But Biden didn't get to 40% like the strategist wanted (and which Obama got beyond twice). Of the suburban Philadelphia counties, Bucks is the most competitive. 21 Pennsylvania lawmakers have formally introduced a resolution to the state legislature seeking to delay the certification of votes in Pennsylvania for the 2020 election, citing multiple actions by Democrat state leaders that they believe put the election results “in dispute.” Election officials were not permitted by law to begin counting mail-in ballots in the state until today, so we may not know the presidential election results here for days. So will that number end up being less than 100,000, or not? A solid Democratic bastion, Hillary Clinton won fewer votes in the city of Philadelphia than Barack Obama did in 2012, despite a growing population. House passes defense bill with veto-proof margin as Trump threatens veto WGAL continues to keep track of national, statewide and local results for the 2020 general election. Election Results As counties finish counting ballots and move toward certification of election results, they are no longer regularly updating the unofficial informational dashboard. Earlier this year, one election official said the rule could result in upwards of 100,000 mail-in ballots being thrown out. Presidential election results in Pennsylvania, 2020. Texas sues four states over election results in effort to help Donald Trump Long-shot lawsuit against Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin is latest legal effort intended to … Both campaigns have armies of attorneys at the ready for PA and other states. Democrats, including Biden's campaign, spent a ton of money educating voters about this rule to prevent that. The Magnolia state's deadline for certifying results was Nov. 13. Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander. Election Day : 2730751. Share. Luzerne County exemplifies the dramatic shift in Northeastern Pennsylvania that the 2016 election brought. White House Correspondent & Associate Editor. Advertisement Trump’s army of new Pa. voters could shape 2022 elections — if the GOP can keep them While President-elect Joe Biden’s strength with urban and suburban voters ultimately won him Pa., Trump’s performance cannot be understated, far exceeding his 2016 totals. website. I just got off the phone with the City Commissioners office in Philadelphia, and they told me that all the machines that process mail ballots are up and running and that things are going smoothly. No problem. Electoral votes. So, assuming NYT's 98%+ reporting estimate is correct, Trump got more raw votes out of Washington County like he wanted — quite a bit more. During Biden's final stop in the state yesterday at a drive-in rally in Pittsburgh, following his barnstorm of the state with his running mate Kamala Harris and their spouses, he said for the zillionth time that he doesn't want to ban fracking. 2020 Pennsylvania election results. Candidate/Running mate. Here are the states we identified as the most competitive in our Election Forecast — and who won their electoral votes. Joe Biden / Kamala D. Harris (D) 49.7. It delivered a big margin for Clinton in 2016. You might have heard of this: In Pennsylvania, if you don't submit your mail ballot with the proper envelope, it's called a naked ballot — and it will get tossed out. By Daniel Politi. Anita Trump aides were claiming high turnout in Republican areas in Luzerne, which is one of the three counties that flipped from supporting Obama to Trump in 2016. Trump: 70,760 (61.01%) Click here to read our new election calling policy and vote total update schedule. It feels like the new Florida. Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020 | Updated 1:38 PM MST Nov. 25, 2020. Stay tuned on Nov. 3 for live analysis from our reporters. Nov 29, 2020 9:44 AM. House races? Anita And in a sign of how important PA is to the race, Biden tried to fend off Trump's attacks over fracking over and over. 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