20:04 GMT +316 December 2017
Listen Live
    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (L) applauds his wife, Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (R), as they appear with their daughter Chelsea (C) at Mrs. Clinton's caucus night rally in Des Moines, Iowa February 1, 2016

    Clinton Wins Democratic Iowa Caucus With 49.8% to Sanders’s 49.6%

    © REUTERS/ Brian Snyder
    US
    Get short URL
    2613

    Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton won the Democratic Iowa caucus with 49.8 percent of the Democratic caucus votes, while her competitor Bernie Sanders gained 49.6 percent, according to official results.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic Iowa caucus with a razor thin lead over her competitor Bernie Sanders, according to official results released on Tuesday.

    Clinton won 49.8 percent of the Democratic caucus votes, while Sanders gained 49.6 percent, the results showed. Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley finished the race gaining 0.5 percent of caucus voter support, and announced he would drop from the US presidential race.

    Related:

    Snowden Decries Six Iowa Caucus Coin Flips Favoring Clinton
    Clinton Narrowly Leads in Iowa Caucus Over Sanders Midway Through Voting
    WATCH: Hillary Clinton Supporters Endorse Vice President Pick… Karl Marx
    US Billionaire Soros Donates $6Mln to Support Clinton's Presidential Run
    Tags:
    2016 US Presidential Run, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, United States
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment