United States Presidential Race – Media Reports Vary on Who is Winning

Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Donald Trump
Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Donald Trump

THUNDER BAY – Depending on where you get your news, the reports vary as to what the results are in the United States Presidential election.

CBC News has Democratic candidate Joe Biden with the needed 270 votes. Incumbent President Donald Trump has, according to CBC News 268 votes.

The BBC News is reporting that Joe Biden has 243 Electoral College votes and Donald Trump has 214.

CNN has Joe Biden ahead by a 264-214 margin in the Electoral College.

Fox News has Biden leading over Trump by 264-214 as well.

All of these screenshots of the news sites were taken at 18:30 EST on November 4, 2020.

President Trump Takes to Twitter

The President started last night tweeting declaring victory.

As the mail-in ballots have been counted, the lead that the Republican had started falling away.

The Biden team has not tweeted this: