Biden wins Delaware primary

Biden wins Delaware primary
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenMark Kelly clinches Democratic Senate nod in Arizona Hillicon Valley: NSA warns of new security threats | Teen accused of Twitter hack pleads not guilty | Experts warn of mail-in voting misinformation Biden offers well wishes to Lebanon after deadly explosion MORE won Delaware's primary Tuesday in the latest step on his march toward the Democratic presidential nomination.

Biden, who represented Delaware in the Senate for 36 years, received 90.4 percent of the vote, far ahead of second-placed Bernie SandersBernie SandersLongtime Rep. Lacy Clay defeated in Missouri Democratic primary Hillicon Valley: NSA warns of new security threats | Teen accused of Twitter hack pleads not guilty | Experts warn of mail-in voting misinformation Schiff, Khanna call for free masks for all Americans in coronavirus aid package MORE (I-Vt.), who received 6.5 percent of the vote with less than 1 percent of precincts reporting. Delaware will award 21 pledged delegates.

Biden has largely remained in Delaware over the past several months amid the coronavirus pandemic, though he has recently increased the number of in-person campaign events.