Sen. Chris Coons wins reelection in Delaware

Sen. Chris Coons wins reelection in Delaware
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Sen. Chris CoonsChris Andrew CoonsThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - White House, Dems play blame game over evictions Graham's COVID-19 'breakthrough' case jolts Senate Lack of transatlantic cooperation on trade threatens global climate change goals MORE (D-Del.) is projected to win reelection against his Republican challenger Lauren Witzke.

The Associated Press called the race for him at 8 p.m. EST.

The seasoned incumbent, who began his service in the upper chamber in 2010, was favored to beat Witzke in the traditionally blue state.

Coons beat his Republican challenger in 2014 by a margin of 14 points. 

Coons dramatically out-raised Witzke, raking in $5.7 million in funds. His opponent amassed $348,784 for her election bid.