NBC News’ Steve Kornacki explained, on Sunday evening, what 2020 Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden would have to achieve on Super Tuesday to have a fighting chance against fellow candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT).
“Let’s take a look at this in terms of what’s coming up on Tuesday… 1,344 delegates. We’re getting into the big time here with delegates, and the key number to remember on Tuesday night statewide and by congressional district, everywhere you’re looking here, is 15,” explained Kornacki. “Candidates need to be hitting 15 percent statewide, 15 percent in each individual congressional district — you have 53 congressional districts there in California — to be collecting delegates.”
“And the challenge for Joe Biden