Biden wins Vermont in presidential race

Democratic nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenMellman: Trump voters cling to 2020 tale FDA authorizes another batch of J&J vaccine Cotton warns of China collecting athletes' DNA at 2022 Olympics MORE was the projected winner of the state of Vermont on Tuesday, according to The Associated Press.

The former vice president will pick up the state's three electoral votes.

The state was called for Biden shortly after polls closed.

Vermont, which has not voted for a Republican presidential candidate since 1988, was carried by Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonProgressives rave over Harrison's start at DNC Hillary Clinton backs Manhattan DA candidate in first endorsement of year NSA leaker Reality Winner released from federal prison MORE in 2016 by 26 percentage points.