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Delaware

3 electoral votes

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Biden (D) has won. An estimated 100 percent of votes have been counted.

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Biden
58.8%
296,268
Trump
39.8%
200,603
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U.S. Senate

Sen. Christopher Coons (D) is projected to defeat Lauren Witzke (R) and leads by 105,750 votes.

VotesPct.
CoonsDEM
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291,804
59.4%
WitzkeGOP186,054
37.9

Governor

John Carney (D) is projected to defeat Julianne Murray (R) and leads by 102,591 votes.

VotesPct.
CarneyDEM
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292,903
59.5%
MurrayGOP190,312
38.6

Delaware has one U.S. House race. 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 11, 2020 at 5:22 p.m. ET

Presidential results

In 2016, Hillary Clinton (D) won Delaware by a margin of 11.4 points, adding three electoral college votes to her total.

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LEAD/WON

Trump

Biden

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Joe Biden Biden DEM
296,26858.8%
Donald Trump *Trump *GOP
200,60339.8
Jo Jorgensen Jorgensen LIB
5,0001.0
Howie Hawkins Hawkins GRN
2,1390.4
Write-ins Write-ins WRI
00.0
An estimated 100% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. Senate results

In the Delaware U.S. Senate race, the incumbent Christopher Coons (D) is running against Lauren Witzke (R). Coons has represented Delaware in the Senate since 2010. The state's other Senate seat is held by Thomas Carper (D).

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Coons

Witzke

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Christopher Coons *Coons *DEM
291,80459.4%
Lauren Witzke Witzke GOP
186,05437.9
Mark Turley Turley IPD
7,8331.6
Nadine Frost Frost LIB
5,2441.1
An estimated 97% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

Governor results

In the Delaware governor race, the incumbent John Carney (D) is running against Julianne Murray (R).

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Carney

Murray

CandidateVotes Pct.
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John Carney *Carney *DEM
292,90359.5%
Julianne Murray Murray GOP
190,31238.6
Kathy DeMatteis DeMatteis IPD
6,1501.2
John Machurek Machurek LIB
3,2700.7
An estimated 97% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. House results

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LEAD/WON

Democrat

Seat

Current leader

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Lisa Blunt Rochester *Blunt Rochester *DEM
281,38257.6%
Lee Murphy Murphy GOP
196,39240.2
Catherine Purcell Purcell IND
6,6821.4
David Rogers Rogers LIB
3,8140.8
An estimated 100% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

* Incumbent

Results by state

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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.