Biden wins Virginia 

Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenFive examples of media's sycophancy for Biden on inauguration week Drastic measures for drastic times — caregiver need mobile health apps Boycott sham impeachment MORE is projected to win the presidential contest in Virginia on Tuesday, where he will walk away with the commonwealth’s 13 electoral votes.

The Associated Press called the race at 7:36 p.m. EST. 

Numerous polls going into Tuesday showed Biden with a lead over Trump. A Roanoke College poll released on Saturday showed Biden ahead of the president by 11 points, 53 percent to 42 percent.

Another poll conducted by Virginia Commonwealth University last month showed Biden with a 12 point lead over Trump, 51 percent to 39 percent.

Former Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden must wait weekend for State Department pick Texas Supreme Court rejects Alex Jones request to toss lawsuits from Sandy Hook parents Paris Agreement: Biden's chance to restore international standing MORE won the state by roughly 5 points, pulling in support from the  predominately liberal suburbs of Washington, D.C., in the northern part of the state. Additionally, Clinton’s running mate, Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineLawmakers move to oust extremists from military Trump impeachment trial to begin week of Feb. 8 Democrats float 14th Amendment to bar Trump from office MORE (D-Va.) was working as one of Virginia’s senators at the time.