Bernie Sanders

What It Would Take for Bernie Sanders to Win the Nomination

Hillary Clinton has become the presumptive Democratic nominee for president, according to a new ABC News estimate of delegates — but Bernie Sanders is still holding out hope. The Vermont senator’s chances have dwindled from slim to virtually none over the course of the last several weeks, now giving way to Clinton reaching the magic number of delegates needed to…

Sanders: I’m Heading to the Convention Even If Clinton Sweeps CA, NJ Primaries

Bernie Sanders reaffirmed Sunday that he is not planning to accept defeat in the primary race until the Democratic Party’s convention in July, regardless of the outcome of the June 7 primaries, which include delegate-rich California and New Jersey. Talking to reporters before an event in East Oakland, California, Sanders preemptively rejected any declarations about Hillary Clinton as the presumptive…

Bernie Sanders Argues He’s Not ‘Harming’ Democratic Party

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders argued today that he’s “absolutely not” harming the Democratic Party by staying in the 2016 primary race, but rather “invigorating” the party. “I don’t think I’m harming the Democratic Party,” Sanders said in an interview on ABC’s “The View.” “I think I’m invigorating American democracy and invigorating the Democratic Party. The establishment obviously doesn’t like…

#BernieLostMe Hashtag Trends on Twitter Following Violence in Nevada

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, speaks during a rally at the Indiana state Capitol in Indianapolis, April 29, 2016. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is feeling the burn on social media after the hashtag #BernieLostMe started trending Wednesday in response to a group of his supporters who became violent at a Nevada political…

Donald Trump Advises Bernie Sanders to Run as an Independent

Getty Images As voters in five different states head to the primary polls today, there is another unlikely alliance, of sorts, forming. Donald Trump, the Republican front-runner who has expressed empathy for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, is offering him some unsolicited advice. “Bernie Sanders has been treated terribly by the Democrats — both with delegates & otherwise,” Trump tweeted…

BREAKING: Clinton wins Democratic primary in New York

The former secretary of state, who represented New York in the Senate for eight years, had been leading all New York state polls by double digits in the week prior to the primary.

NEW YORK (ABC NEWS) — ABC News projects Hillary Clinton will win the New York Democratic primary, based on vote analysis. According to preliminary exit poll analysis, seven in 10 New York Democratic voters said they think Clinton will be the eventual nominee. Moreover, two-thirds of voters said she has a better chance of beating Republican front-runner Donald Trump in…

BREAKING: Trump triumphs in New York

Clinton, Sanders vie for victory. Here's the latest on the New York Primary Contests

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump triumphed with ease Tuesday in the Republican primary in New York, rebounding from a tough stretch that had strained his path to the GOP nomination and highlighted weaknesses in his campaign. Among Democrats, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were in a close race as polls closed. The margin of Trump’s victory in his home…

Cruz, Sanders win in Wisconsin

Republican Ted Cruz stormed to a commanding victory in Wisconsin Tuesday, denting front-runner Donald Trump's chances of capturing the GOP nomination before the party's convention.

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Republican Ted Cruz stormed to a commanding victory in Wisconsin Tuesday, denting front-runner Donald Trump’s chances of capturing the GOP nomination before the party’s convention. Bernie Sanders carried the Democratic race over Hillary Clinton, a win that still leaves him with a mathematically difficult path to the White House. Trump’s defeat capped one of the worst periods…