Biden cruises to victory in Nevada Democratic primary

President Joe Biden easily won the Democratic Nevada primary Tuesday night, defeating long-shot challenger Marianne Williamson and the 11 other candidates running, along with the “none of these candidates” option.

Biden’s victory was called by Associated Press at 11:39 p.m. EST, just under two hours after the polls closed. With 14% of the ballots counted, Biden led with 89% of the vote, followed by “none of these candidates” at 6%, and Williamson at 3%.

Biden wasn’t in Nevada for the victory but thanked voters for their support in a statement shortly after the race was called.

“Nevada Democrats represent the backbone of our nation: the union workers who built the middle class, immigrants who came here in search of opportunity, and families of all stripes who deserve dignity, personal freedom, and a fair shot at the American dream,” Biden said.
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