We’re Allison Mccartney and Brittany Harris, data reporters and engineers on the Bloomberg News Graphics team. We worked on the 2016 and 2018 election cycles, and have been focused for the past year (at least!) on our data-driven coverage of the 2020 U.S. election. Ask Us Anything!

Abstract

For our 2020 graphic tracking real-time results, we worked with data scientist Andrew Therriault to create an exclusive voter-turnout model. Our live election map includes a state-by-state breakdown of the vote, as well as Senate, House and Governors races. We also gave readers the ability to sign up for key race alerts through a new editorial news product, Storythreads.

You can read more about the methodology powering our voter turnout model here.

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