So far, 23 contests have been held. A total of 2,383 delegates are needed to secure the party's presidential nomination, including the so-called "super delegates" -- so far, Hillary Clinton has a 472-23 advantage over Bernie Sanders on that front.
Two of America's whitest states have proved that Trump voters are for real and 'Clinton fatigue' is too as the country’s months-long presidential nominating contest barrels into South Carolina next.
New Hampshire on Tuesday holds the first state primary in the process of selecting candidates for the presidential election in November, on the heels of the Iowa caucuses that kicked off the nomination race.
Americans finally begin choosing next week among the Republican and Democratic candidates battling to be their party's 2016 presidential nominee in a series of state-by-state votes. The White House hopefuls include two highly unorthodox candidates — the politically incorrect billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump for the Republicans, and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a self-proclaimed democratic socialist, for the Democrats — both of whom are running strongly in polls of the first two states with nominating contests — Iowa and New Hampshire.
Emails going out to Hillary Clinton supporters are taking on a nervy, urgent edge. It’s about Bernie Sanders, who is creeping up on Clinton’s poll numbers at lightning speed ahead of the first primaries and caucuses that begin early February.
On February 1, residents of Iowa will be the first Americans to cast their votes in the 2016 race for the presidential nominations of the Democratic and Republican parties.
Republicans Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are neck and neck down the stretch to the first vote in the US presidential nominating contest, while Hillary Clinton struggles to repel a surging Bernie Sanders, polls showed.
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are locked neck and neck on the Democratic side, Donald Trump is crushing the field with money and bluster ahead of the first presidential nominating contests as America begins its 7 month long quest to decide 2 final candidates who will fight the 2016 US elections.
Rahul Gandhi's primaries failed, as did the candidates selected through the process. The Congress is now likely to jettison the experiment.
According to political analysts candidate selection through primaries will have little or no impact on the candidate's electoral prospects.
AICC Communication Department Chairman Ajay Maken also downplayed the recent decision by the party to drop two constituencies represented by Kapil Sibal and Krishna Tirath.