PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Republican Donald Trump has swept to victory in the Pennsylvania primary, while Democrat Hillary Clinton is also looking to Pennsylvania to pad her lead over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.
The New York billionaire easily dispatched Republican rivals Ted Cruz and John Kasich in Pennsylvania, one of five Eastern states voting Tuesday.READ MORE: Student Shoots Himself In Leg Inside West Philadelphia School With Metal Detectors, Police Say
Trump wins at least 17 of the state’s 71 Republican delegates. The other 54 can vote for whomever they want at this summer’s nominating convention, and it’s not clear how many of them will wind up supporting the GOP front-runner.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed Inside West Philadelphia Corner Store, Police Say
All of the candidates spent time campaigning in Pennsylvania ahead of the primary.Philadelphia High School Works To Return Native American Remains
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