Who won Rhode Island? Clinton thumps Trump in New England state.

Who won Rhode Island? Clinton thumps Trump in New England state.
Source: AP
Source: AP

Hillary Clinton notched an easy pickup of four electoral votes with victory over Donald Trump in Rhode Island. The state of slightly more than 1 million people has voted for the Democratic presidential nominee all but twice since 1960. The Associated Press called the Rhode Island race at 8:40 p.m.

Clinton met with attendees at a campaign stop in Rhode Island
Source: Matt Rourke/AP

Barack Obama beat Mitt Romney by more than 27 percentage points in Rhode Island in 2012