Minnesota swung right in 2016, but Hillary Clinton was still able to eke out a narrow victory with just 46% of the vote. The last Republican to carry Minnesota in a presidential election was Richard Nixon in 1972. This is the longest Democratic streak of any state in the nation. See 2020 primary results
CNN will broadcast a projected winner only after an extensive review of data from a number of sources.
"Flipped seat" denotes a race where the 2020 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent.
Both Maine and Nebraska allow electoral votes to be split. In Maine, two of four electoral votes go to the statewide winner and one electoral vote goes to the winner in each of the two congressional districts. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. One electoral vote goes to the winner in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts.