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REPORT: Biden takes lead in Pa., in range of the presidency

By: - November 6, 2020 8:59 am

Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden speaks in Pittsburgh on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, at a drive-in rally at Heinz Field. (Stephen Caruso/Pennsylvania Capital-Star)

(This developing story from Newsline sister outlet Pennsylvania Capital-Star)

CNN Reports:

Biden has a 5,587-vote edge in the Keystone State, based on the current numbers, according to a source at the Pennsylvania Department of State.

The race remains too close to call, but NBC News reports that Biden leads 49.4 to 49.3 percent.

Here’s a look at Pennsylvania:

In a statement, Trump’s campaign said “this election isn’t over” after Biden took the lead in Pennsylvania.

Statement from Trump campaign (Capital-Star screen capture).

Capital-Star Associate Editor Cassie Miller contributed to this story. 

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John L. Micek
John L. Micek

John L. Micek is the editor-in-chief of Colorado Newsline sister outlet Pennsylvania Capital-Star.

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