(February 23, 2020, 9:00 a.m., MST)
With just over 60% of precincts reporting, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is on track for a decisive victory in the Nevada Democratic Caucus. As of this writing, Sanders has received 46% of the votes, while his nearest competitors, former Vice President Joe Biden and former South Bend Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg have received 19.6% and 15.3%, respectively. The only other candidate currently in double digits is Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren with 10.1%.
The next contest in the Presidential Primary will take place this coming Saturday, February 29, in South Carolina. 54 delegates are at stake. This will be followed by Super Tuesday on March 3. Idaho voters go to the polls on March 10. To win the Democrat’s nomination for President, 1,991 delegates are needed of 3,979 available.