- Business Insider/Andy Kiersz/Skye Gould
Donald J. Trump captured a historic victory in the 2016 presidential election early Wednesday morning, securing the 270 votes needed to become the nation’s 45th president-elect.
Business Insider’s above map is an aggregation of projections from multiple different outlets, the culmination of which puts Trump above the 270-vote electoral threshold needed to secure the presidency.
The popular vote stands at 57,233,507 votes for Trump (48.0%), 56,287,481 for Clinton (47.2%). Here’s the battleground state breakdown:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Indiana, Texas, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming have been called for Trump.
California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington DC, and Washington state have been called for Hillary Clinton.
There were no major voting incidents on Election Day. Colorado’s voting registration system was down for about 29 minutes, and one Utah county reported that some of its machines were having problems.
Read our live blog from election night to see how things unfolded in real-time: