Bernie Sanders needs a lot more than Michigan to beat Hillary Clinton
March 10, 2016 - Uncategorized
Sen. Bernie Sanders’ surprising, come-from-behind victory in Michigan on Tuesday injected new life into his presidential bid, and raised the possibility he could out-perform expectations in upcoming Rust Belt contests.
But his victory over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Wolverine State didn’t fundamentally alter the fact that Sanders remains a long shot to capture the Democratic nomination.
Despite winning Michigan, Sanders came away from Tuesday’s contests further behind in the delegate race. That was thanks to Clinton’s crushing victory in Mississippi, where she picked up the vast majority of the delegates. Read more…