Illinois Electoral College chooses Biden as president

Published: Dec. 14, 2020 at 1:19 PM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois members of the Electoral College have chosen Joe Biden for president.

The 20-0 vote in favor of the Democratic president-elect on Monday was announced by the Illinois Electoral College chairwoman, Lori Lightfoot, the mayor of Chicago.

Biden defeated Republican President Donald Trump.

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