The presidential election is inching closer and closer to a conclusion. As of early Friday morning, Joe Biden is projected to win 253 electoral votes, 17 short of the 270 to win. He has made significant progress against President Trump in two key states. Biden has taken the lead in Pennsylvania. The state, which has 20 electoral votes, would put Biden over the top. Biden took a slim lead in Georgia, which has 16 electoral votes.
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Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger holds a news conference on the election — 11/6/2020