Hillary Clinton Gets Landslide Win In South Carolina Primary

  • by: Alan Duke

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Hillary Clinton scored a landslide victory over Bernie Sanders in South Carolina, thanks in large part to overwhelming support from African-American voters.

Clinton's had 74% and Sanders claimed 26% with 99% of the ballots counted in the Democratic Party's presidential primary.

Sanders reportedly called Clinton to congratulate her as he was on a plane for Minnesota even before the polls closed.


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Editor-in-Chief Alan Duke co-founded Lead Stories after ending a 26-year career with CNN, where he mainly covered entertainment, current affairs and politics. Duke closely covered domestic terrorism cases for CNN, including the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, the UNABOMBER and search for Southeast bomber Eric Robert Rudolph. CNN moved Duke to Los Angeles in 2009 to cover the entertainment beat. Duke also co-hosted a daily podcast with former HLN host Nancy Grace, "Crime Stories with Nancy Grace" and hosted the podcast series "Stan Lee's World: His Real Life Battle with Heroes & Villains." You'll also see Duke in many news documentaries, including on the Reelz channel, CNN and HLN.

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