New Jersey certifies vote showing Joe Biden's victory
Joe Biden is officially the winner in New Jersey's presidential contest.
Secretary of State Tahesha Way and the Board of State Canvassers certified New Jersey’s vote on Monday Gov. Phil Murphy said.
The governor signed a certificate of ascertainment on Monday.
The president-elect won New Jersey’s 14 electoral votes 57% to 41% over GOP President Donald Trump.
New Jersey is a long-time Democratic stronghold in presidential contests, with a Republican last winning in 1988.
The state's presidential electors are set to meet on Dec. 14 to cast their votes for Biden.
The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.