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Arkansas

6 electoral votes

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Trump (R) has won. We estimate around all votes cast have been counted.

Illustration of Joe Biden
Biden
34.8%
423,932
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Trump
62.4%
760,647
Illustration of Donald Trump

U.S. Senate

Sen. Tom Cotton (R) is projected to defeat Ricky Harrington (L) and leads by 394,481 votes.

VotesPct.
CottonGOP
Check
793,871
66.5%
HarringtonLIB399,390
33.5

Arkansas has four U.S. House races. Jump to results

How much of the vote has been counted?

The Post estimates around all votes were counted here within 3 months.

100%

Polls closed

Final results

Note: Maps on this page won’t indicate a leading candidate in each county until an estimated 35 percent of the vote has been reported there.

Updated Nov 30, 2020 at 1:46 p.m. ET

Presidential results

In 2016, Donald Trump (R) won Arkansas by a margin of 26.9 points, adding six electoral college votes to his total.

Little Rock

Fayetteville

Fort Smith

Texarkana

Jonesboro

LEAD/WON

Trump

Biden

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Donald Trump *Trump *GOP
760,64762.4%
Joe Biden Biden DEM
423,93234.8
Jo Jorgensen Jorgensen LIB
13,1331.1
Kanye West West IND
4,0990.3
Howie Hawkins Hawkins GRN
2,9800.2
Phil Collins Collins PRO
2,8120.2
Brock Pierce Pierce IND
2,1410.2
Don Blankenship Blankenship CST
2,1080.2
Brian Carroll Carroll ASP
1,7130.1
Connie Gammon Gammon IND
1,4750.1
John Richard Myers Myers LLP
1,3720.1
Gloria La Riva La Riva PSL
1,3360.1
Rocky De La Fuente De La Fuente ALI
1,3210.1
We estimate around all votes cast have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. Senate results

In the Arkansas U.S. Senate race, the incumbent Tom Cotton (R) has no Democratic opponent. Cotton has represented Arkansas in the Senate since 2015. The state's other Senate seat is held by John Boozman (R).

Little Rock

Fayetteville

Fort Smith

Texarkana

Jonesboro

LEAD/WON

Cotton

Other

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Tom Cotton *Cotton *GOP
793,87166.5%
Ricky Harrington Harrington LIB
399,39033.5
An estimated 98% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. House results

Little Rock

Fayetteville

Fort Smith

Texarkana

Jonesboro

LEAD/WON

Republican

Seat

Current leader

* Incumbent

Statewide ballot measures

Issue 1

Continue sales and use tax

ResponseVotes Pct.
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Yes Yes
660,01855.3%
No No
532,91544.7
1,192,933 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Issue 2

Amend term limits

ResponseVotes Pct.
Check
Yes Yes
647,86155.4%
No No
521,97944.6
1,169,840 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Issue 3

Amend ballot issues process

ResponseVotes Pct.
Yes Yes
503,02844.1%
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No No
638,31955.9
1,141,347 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Results by state

By Peter Andringa, Jason Bernert, Lenny Bronner, Madison Dong, Jess Eng, Simon Glenn-Gregg, Shana Hadi, Daniel Hoerauf, Jason Holt, Aditya Jain, Isabelle Lavandero, Emily Liu, Anthony Pesce, Erik Reyna, Ashlyn Still and Susan Tyler

Sources: Edison Research, Associated Press, ProPublica, U.S. Census Bureau, National Center for Health Statistics, Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections, Cook Political Report. Illustrations by Ben Kirchner for The Washington Post.