Feb 12, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Who's ahead in delegates after Iowa and New Hampshire

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Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire primary

Data: Real Clear Politics average; Chart: Danielle Alberti/Axios

Sen. Bernie Sanders is projected to win the New Hampshire Democratic primary, according to NBC News, ABC News and Decision Desk HQ.

State of play: Former Mayor Pete Buttigieg narrowly trails Sanders, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar in 3rd.

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State-by-state delegate results: Biden surges on Super Tuesday

Chart: Naema Ahmed/Axios

Polls have closed in every Super Tuesday state, with Joe Biden pulling off upsets in states like Massachusetts and Minnesota, and Bernie Sanders projected to win the delegate-rich state of California.

The big picture: There were 1,338 delegates at stake on Tuesday night — and a candidate needs 1,991 to reach an outright majority.

Go deeperArrowUpdated Mar 4, 2020 - Politics & Policy

Pete Buttigieg suspends presidential campaign

Pete Buttigieg. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Pete Buttigieg announced in a speech in his hometown of South Bend, Indiana, Sunday night that he is suspending his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.

The big picture: The 38-year-old, gay, former small-town mayor ran a historic campaign and shocked the political world by surging to the top of the Democratic field and winning the Iowa caucuses in January. But his inability to gain traction with black voters, as exemplified by his poor showing in Saturday's South Carolina primary, called into question the long-term viability of his campaign.

Go deeperArrowUpdated Mar 2, 2020 - Politics & Policy