It’s getting close, folks, but ballot counting is still going on.
Here is where we stand at this moment:
- Democrat Joe Biden took the lead in GA.
- Biden now has a 917-vote advantage.
- PA way too close to call but JB has cut into Trump’s lead bigly: 49.5-49.2
- JB still holds the lead in both NV and AZ.
WaPo’s latest Electoral College Map
Update–same as before but…had to share
Trump gained votes-49.6-48.7. But, he’s not getting enough of the total vote.
Trump needs 60% of the outstanding votes. In this dump, he received 54%.
SCOTUS weighs in on ballot counting
The Supreme Court on Friday ordered Pennsylvania election boards to segregate mail ballots that arrived after Election Day and count them separately from the state’s overall vote tally, leaving open the possibility that the justices could exclude the late-arriving ballots in a subsequent ruling.
The order, signed by conservative Justice Samuel Alito, granted only part of what the Pennsylvania Republicans who are challenging the state’s extended Friday mail ballot deadline had asked of the court, which included a request to stop the counting of the late-arriving ballots.
GOPer in WI wants a bigly investigation!