The President’s race remained too short to be called on Wednesday morning as both Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and President Donald Trump had viable routes to victory after calling the key races overnight and counting thousands of pending votes on the battlefield .
Trump’s overnight victory in Florida completed Biden’s path to an early win, but Biden managed to flip Arizona, which Trump won by 100,000 votes four years ago.
That leaves a few key states – Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania – that still have large numbers of votes to vote to determine the outcome of the election.
With more than 90% of the vote in Wisconsin, Biden has a narrow lead over Trump in that state with just over 20,000 votes, with all Milwaukee votes counting.
The state of Nevada, which Clinton won by a narrow margin in 2016, also appeared to be a much closer race than Democrats expected. With 85% of the votes counted in this state, Biden leads by less than a percentage point.
Increasingly, it seems that the outcome of the overall election could depend on Biden’s ability to restore the Democratic “blue wall” in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, a scenario that could stretch into the coming days when large numbers of mails -In-votes is counted.
Biden prevailed by a slight margin in Michigan on Wednesday morning with 90% of the vote.
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