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Biden Wins Primaries in Arizona, Florida, Illinois

Bernie Sanders is falling behind in delegates.

  • Former vice president Joe Biden won the Democratic presidential primaries in Arizona, Florida and Illinois on Tuesday.
  • His opponent, Bernie Sanders, is falling behind in delegates.
  • The three states allocated 441 of the 3,979 delegates to the nominating convention in July.
  • Democrats on the Northern Mariana Islands caucused three days earlier.

Results

State

Delegates

Biden

Sanders

Northern Mariana Islands 2 4
Arizona 38 29
Florida 162 57
Illinois 95 60

Total gained

297

150

Total

1,228

911

1,991 delegates needed to win the nomination.

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