Ted Cruz wins Kansas, Maine; Bernie Sanders wins Kansas, Nebraska


(CBS) – Ted Cruz came away with a couple of big electoral wins on Saturday. He’ll take the most delegates from both Kansas and Maine.

Cruz beat out Trump in the Maine caucuses, finishing with 46% of the vote compared to Trump’s 33%. John Kasich came in third with 12%. Marco Rubio earned 8%

In terms of delegates, that means Cruz will pull in twelve, Trump nine, and Kasich two.

In the Kansas caucuses, Ted Cruz finished with 48% of the vote, earning him twenty-three delegates. Donald Trump ended up with 23% of the vote, good for ten delegates. Rubio was a close third, with 17% and five delegates. Kasich pulled 11% of the vote and two delegates.

Kentucky also has its caucuses Saturday, and Louisiana holds their Republican primary as well.

Trump has early leads in both states.

On the democratic side, Bernie Sanders took the top spot in…

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