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11:30 p.m. PST:  (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 215, Trump: 267) Donald Trump has taken Wisconsin. It’s over. Donald Trump is projected to be the 45th President of the United States. 

10:45 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 215, Trump: 267)  Donald Trump has taken Alaska and Pennsylvania. He is 3 votes from being elected president.

10:20 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 215, Trump: 244)  The Associated Press has called the Senate for the Republican Party. Whoever is elected president will have a Republican Congress in both houses.

10:15 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 215, Trump: 244)  Donald Trump has won Utah. He’s a mere 26 votes away from the presidency.

9:30 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 215, Trump: 238)  Hillary Clinton has won Nevada.

9:15 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 209, Trump: 238)  Donald Trump has won Iowa. He needs only 32 electoral votes to be elected president. 

9 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 209, Trump: 232) Hillary Clinton has won Washington. Donald Trump has won Georgia.

8:30 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 197, Trump: 216) Hillary Clinton has won Oregon. Donald Trump has won Florida and has taken the lead.

8:15 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 190, Trump: 186)  Donald Trump has won North Carolina.

8 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 190, Trump: 171) Hillary Clinton takes California, Hawaii and the lead in the race. Donald Trump has won Idaho.

7:45 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 122, Trump: 167) Hillary Clinton has won Virginia. 

7:30 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 109, Trump: 167) Donal Trump has won Ohio and Missouri. Hillary Clinton has won New Mexico. 

7 p.m. PST: (Race to 270 electoral votes: Clinton: 104, Trump: 139) Donal Trump has won Montana. 

6:45 p.m. PST: (Electoral Update: Clinton: 104, Trump: 136) Hillary Clinton has won Connecticut. Donal Trump has won Louisiana. The Republican Party has maintained it’s hold on the House of Representatives. 

6:30 p.m. PST: (Electoral Update: Clinton: 97, Trump: 128) Donald Trump has taken Texas and Wyoming — giving him the lead.

6 p.m. PST: (Electoral Update: Clinton: 97, Trump: 84) New York was called for Hillary Clinton. Nebraska, Kansas, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota were called for Donald Trump.

5:30 p.m. PST: (Electoral Update: Clinton: 68, Trump: 66) South Carolina and Alabama have been called by CNN for Donald Trump.

5 p.m. PST: (Electoral Update: Clinton: 68, Trump: 48) Illinois, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Maryland, Rhode Island, Delaware, Washington, D.C. were called for Hillary Clinton. Trump has won Oklahoma, South Carolina, West Virginia, Tennessee and Mississippi.  North Carolina, Ohio and West Virginia polls closed at 4:30 p.m. Meanwhile, Connecticut, Delaware, D.C., Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas closed at 5 p.m. Also, some Florida polls closed at 4 p.m., but all polls closed at 5 p.m. Florida decided the 2000 election between then Gov. George W. Bush and then Vice President Al Gore.

4 p.m. PST: Polls close in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Vermont. Indiana and Kentucky have been called by CNN for Donald Trump giving him 19 electoral votes. Hillary Clinton has won Vermont giving her 3 electoral votes. To win, a candidate must reach 270 electoral votes. 

3 p.m. PST: First polls close in Indiana and Kentucky.

11:30 a.m. PST: Check back with The Collegian for live updates on important matters in the 2016 General Election.