Democrat Joe Biden was certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the state’s governor said.
Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, tweeted that the results of the Nov. 3 election in Pennsylvania for President and Vice President of the United States were confirmed by the Pennsylvania State Department.’
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“As required by federal law, I have signed the certification of electors for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.”
President Donald Trump has made Pennsylvania a target of his failed legal efforts to invalidate the election outcome, losing the state’s 20 electoral votes to Biden.
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Mr. Trump surprisingly won the state in 2016 over Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee.
A Pennsylvania judge earlier this week dismissed a complaint brought by the Trump campaign seeking to invalidate millions of state absentee ballots.
With Joe Biden with a lead of more than 80,000 in the county, State Judge Matthew Brann said the case was “without merit,”