President Barack Obama was projected the winner of the presidential race over Mitt Romney on Tuesday night.
The president scored critical wins in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. While Obama was favored in the swing states going into Election Day, the popular vote between the pair of contenders had remained close for much of the race.
We’ll be following all of the action on Obama’s victory, as well as the latest news to unfold as it relates to congressional and gubernatorial contests.
Click here to launch our interactive results maps. Below, a live blog of the latest developments to unfold.
by Elyse Siegel