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Biden wins Puerto Rico primary

Biden wins Puerto Rico primary
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden team wants to understand Trump effort to 'hollow out government agencies' Overnight Defense: Trump transgender ban 'inflicts concrete harms,' study says | China objects to US admiral's Taiwan visit Protect our world: How the Biden administration can save lives and economies worldwide MORE won the Puerto Rico primary on Sunday, picking up more delegates as he heads toward his formal nomination at the Democratic convention in August.

Biden won with 74 percent of the vote, while Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersFive House Democrats who could join Biden Cabinet Biden names John Kerry as 'climate czar' in new administration In the final chapter of 2020, we must recommit to repairing our democracy MORE (I-Vt.) garnered 13 percent, with 34 percent of precincts reporting, according to The Associated Press.

Puerto Rico will award 51 pledged delegates during the Democratic nominating process.

The territory’s primary elections, originally scheduled for March 29, were postponed due to the coronavirus.