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'People think we're hillbillies but we're not'
What do Americans think of people in other states? We asked people in West Virginia what's said about them.
West Virginia mine rescue: 'It's a Christmas blessing'
After five days trapped underground in an abandoned mine, the three people were brought to the surface.
Trump

Projected for Trump

State projected at: 19:30 EST (00:30 GMT)

5 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, none up for election

There is no Senate election in West Virginia this year. The current senators are Democrat Joe Manchin and Republican Shelley Moore Capito

Democrats

1 seat

Republicans

1 seat

Independents

0 seats

House of Representatives
3 seats, all up for election

Democrats

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

3 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

State governor

Democrat Jim Justice defeats Republican Bill Cole.

Jim Justice

Jim Justice - elected

Democrat