PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The intense focus on Pennsylvania by both presidential campaigns shows how important the state is in the race to the White House,
President Trump won the state back in 2016 — which sealed the deal for his victory.READ MORE: Local Communities, Police Departments Celebrate National Night Out
With 20 electoral votes on the line, both campaigns have said that Pennsylvania is a must-win.
The candidates’ campaign schedules back that up.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Recommending Masks Inside
Joe Biden has made more stops in Pennsylvania than any other state by a wide margin.
President Trump has made more than a dozen stops in the state since September.
In the last twelve presidential elections, the candidate who won in Pennsylvania went on to the White House ten times.MORE NEWS: Families Of Dayton Mass Shooting Victims Sue Maker Of 100-Round Magazine Used By Gunman
The state voted for the Democratic candidate six straight times until 2016, when President Trump won the state by a razor-thin margin.