NEW YORK, November 9. /TASS/. Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has secured 140 electoral votes out of 270 needed for victory, and Democrat Hillary Clinton has 97 electoral votes, the Real Clear Politics polling data aggregator said.
Clinton picked up Vermont, Delaware, Illinois, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Washington D.C. She also leads in Pennsylvania and Michigan.
Trump gained victory in Alabama, Arkansas, Wyoming, West Virginia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, North Dakota, Tennessee, South Dakota, Texas and South Carolina.
The fierce battle is underway in Ohio, Georgia and New Hampshire. The situation there constantly changes. Trump currently slightly leads in Florida, the battleground state with 29 electoral votes.