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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonLive coverage: Trump, GOP scramble for ObamaCare votes RNC paid little-known firm for reports on Clinton: report Dem rep: 'We must pause the entire Trump agenda' until Russia investigation complete MORE is the projected winner of Louisiana's primary.
Clinton’s victory should give her a majority of the state’s 51 delegates, putting her closer to her goal of winning the 2,383 delegates needed to secure the nomination.
She came into Saturday’s contests with a significant pledged delegate lead over rival Bernie SandersBernie SandersStunning polls show Sanders soaring while 'TrumpCare' crashes The Hill's 12:30 Report The Hill’s Whip List: Where Dems stand on Trump’s Supreme Court nominee MORE — about 585 to 407, according to estimates from The Associated Press, which includes superdelegates who will count their votes at the party's convention in July. But Sanders quickly took Nebraska and Kansas on Saturday.