US elections 2016: Donald Trump wins Louisiana

That extends his Electoral College total in Tuesday's elections to 137, compared with Hillary Clinton's 104.

By: AP | Washington | Updated: November 9, 2016 8:29 am
US Election Live, US presidential elections, US presidential elections 2016, Louisiana votes, Trump winning states, Trump lead, US elections lead, 2016 US election Live Update, US presidential elections live updates, US presidential elections voting updates, US Election 2016 History was on Donald Trump’s side in the state. Louisiana hasn’t given its electoral votes to a Democrat since Bill Clinton won 52 percent of the vote two decades ago. (source: AP)

Donald Trump has won Louisiana and its eight electoral votes. That extends his Electoral College total in Tuesday’s elections to 137, compared with Hillary Clinton’s 104.

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History was on Donald Trump’s side in the state. Louisiana hasn’t given its electoral votes to a Democrat since Bill Clinton won 52 percent of the vote two decades ago.