Trumpmania takes hold, Bernie wins
Republican Donald Trump won three more primaries, while Democrat Hillary Clinton lost to Bernie Sanders
Detroit: Donald Trump continued his victory streak by grabbing three more primaries yesterday despite facing hostility from Republicans in the race for the White House, while Democrat Hillary Clinton suffered a jolt as she lost to Bernie Sanders, infusing new life into his campaign.
Despite facing hostility from Republicans in the race for the White House, Donald Trump grabbed three more primaries. Pic/AFP
Sanders won the support of 50 per cent of the Democratic voters, while 48 per cent supported Clinton. The victory in Michigan has given Sander’s campaign a bounce ahead of the vital March 15 primaries in Florida, Ohio and three other big states. People of Michigan have defied the pundits and pollsters,Sanders said in a statement.
Some 21 states have so far had their say in the Democrat side, with Clinton winning 12 and Sanders, nine.