Elections

Election Day Voting Has Begun — Who Is Winning?

NEW YORK —¬†After a grueling and unpredictable cycle, election day voting has begun, with voters deciding today to make either Republican Donald Trump or Democrat Hillary Clinton the country’s next president.

U.S. presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton attend campaign rallies in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, October 10, 2016 and Manchester, New Hampshire U.S., October 24, 2016. Left: REUTERS/Mike Segar Right: Carlos Barria/Files   U.S. presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton attend campaign rallies in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, October 10, 2016 and Manchester, New Hampshire U.S., October 24, 2016. Left: REUTERS/Mike Segar Right: Carlos Barria/Files   

We should first start getting results from the race for the White House after polls on the East Coast close at 7 p.m. EST on Tuesday.

What is going to happen?

The Real Clear Politics electoral map — based off of polling averages — indicates the race couldn’t be much tighter, with Clinton on track to win about 272 electoral votes and Trump likely to win about 266.

Screen grab from Real Clear Politics electoral map generator

Screen grab from Real Clear Politics electoral map generator

Battleground states to keep an eye on as results come in: Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Ohio, Michigan, Iowa, Colorado, Arizona and Nevada.

Both Trump and Clinton are spending election night here in New York City. The Daily Caller will have reporters at both events. Check back here for election day updates.

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