Missouri GOP releases tentative delegate allocation
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The Missouri GOP released a tentative delegate allocation on Wednesday after the state's Tuesday Republican primary.

Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John Trump20 weeks out from midterms, Dems and GOP brace for surprises Sessions responds to Nazi comparisons: 'They were keeping the Jews from leaving' Kim Jong Un to visit Beijing this week MORE received 37 delegates, followed by rival Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzMcCain calls on Trump to rescind family separation policy: It's 'an affront to the decency of the American people' Cruz announces bill to end separation of immigrant families The Hill's 12:30 Report — Sponsored by Delta Air Lines — Furor grows over child separation policy MORE who received 15 delegates, according to a reporter from St. Louis Public Radio.

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According to the Associated Press, Trump received 40.9 percent of the vote in Missouri, followed closely by Cruz who got 40.7 percent of the vote.

Cruz could still call for a recount, given the extremely close margin separating him and Trump. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersSenate passes 6B defense bill Manchin becomes final Democrat to back bill preventing separation of immigrant families Kasich: There’s a disease in American politics MORE, likewise trailing Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonKoch brothers group won't back Stewart in Virginia Giuliani says his demand for Mueller probe to be suspended was for show Poll: GOP challenger narrowly leads Heitkamp in North Dakota MORE by two-tenths of a point, could also ask for a recount.

Trump took several states on Tuesday, winning in Florida, North Carolina and Illinois. He lost to rival John Kasich in the governor's home state of Ohio.