Donald Trump Received Most Votes on Saturday – But Ted Cruz Was Awarded 16 More Delegates
Senator Ted Cruz captured 69 delegates on Saturday.
Donald Trump won 53 delegates.
Republicans voted in Kansas, Maine, Kentucky and Louisiana on Saturday.
Donald Trump won more votes than any candidate on Saturday.
Trump had 230,443 total votes on Saturday in the four state contests. Ted Cruz had 230,209 total votes in the four contests.
Kansas, Kentucky and Maine were closed contests – only for Republican voters.
Trump is closer to what most Republicans believe than the establishment candidates.
I have brought millions of people into the Republican Party, while the Dems are going down. Establishment wants to kill this movement!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 3, 2016