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Politics Biden wins Washington primary, capturing 5 out of 6 states

03:15  17 march  2020
03:15  17 march  2020 Source:   msn.com

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Washington was a state that Sanders had been hoping to win . In 2016, he won more than two-thirds of the delegates from the Washington caucuses Joe Biden has been declared the winner of last week's Democratic presidential primary in Washington state , giving him victories in five out of six

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WASHINGTON — Joe Biden has been declared the winner of last week's Democratic presidential primary in Washington state, giving him victories in five out of six states that voted March 10.

Former Vice President Joe Biden, participates in a Democratic presidential primary debate at CNN Studios in Washington, Sunday, March 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) © Provided by Associated Press Former Vice President Joe Biden, participates in a Democratic presidential primary debate at CNN Studios in Washington, Sunday, March 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

After nearly a week of counting votes, the former vice president on Monday held onto a small lead over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders that turned out to be insurmountable.

Washington was a state that Sanders had been hoping to win. In 2016, he won more than two-thirds of the delegates from the Washington caucuses over Hillary Clinton.

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The presidential primary elections and caucuses held in the various states , the District of Columbia, and territories of the United States form part of the nominating process of candidates for United

The 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries and caucuses are a series of electoral contests organized by the Democratic Party to select the approximately 3,979 pledged delegates to the 2020

Of the state’s 89 pledged delegates, only 31 are allocated based on the statewide result. The remaining 58 are determined based on the results of the state’s 10 congressional districts, and those results might not be calculated until the election is certified by the secretary of state’s office, which could be as late as March 27.

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Biden won four other states last Tuesday: Missouri, Mississippi, Michigan and Idaho. Sanders won North Dakota.

In Washington, Democrats used he vote-by-mail presidential primary — moved up this year from May — for the first time to allocate delegates instead of the smaller caucuses used in previous years.

Four states — Arizona, Ohio, Illinois and Florida — are scheduled to hold primaries on Tuesday.

Democratic debate live updates: Biden and Sanders face off amid escalating coronavirus pandemic .
Sen. Bernie Sanders and former vice president Joe Biden take part in a one-on-one Democratic presidential debate in Washington, D.C., Sunday night, ahead of Tuesday’s primaries in Ohio, Florida, Illinois and Arizona. The debate comes as the country grapples with an escalating coronavirus pandemic. Both Sanders and Biden have significantly scaled back their campaign events in recent days in response to the novel virus, cancelling mass gatherings in favor of online events.

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