Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) won the Wolverine State's 16 Electoral Votes, according to projections from CNN and NBC News.
The projection is a shift from 2016, when Republicans Donald Trump and Mike Pence won the state after more than 4.5 million votes were cast. The state had been considered a Democratic Party stronghold. Trump's 2016 victory was the first Republican win in the state since George H.W. Bush's 1988 victory.
It was GREAT to be back in MICHIGAN with thousands of loyal, hardworking American Patriots — 17 days from now, we a… https://t.co/Ceur2BlQJ0— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1602975297.0
CNN PROJECTION: Joe Biden wins Michigan, reclaiming another "blue wall" state President Trump won in 2016 and narro… https://t.co/KUVvLfFZaT— CNN Politics (@CNN Politics)1604524661.0
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Decision Desk HQ Projects Biden (D) Has Won The State Of MI And Its 16 Electoral Votes Race Called At 11-04 04:19… https://t.co/Vv6gb86d0O— Decision Desk HQ (@Decision Desk HQ)1604524855.0