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Bernie Sanders wins in West Virginia; celebrates with victory speech in Oregon

Defy­ing the naysay­ers who have sug­gest­ed he’s out of fuel and momen­tum, Bernie Sanders scored anoth­er late-in-the-sea­­son vic­to­ry tonight by scor­ing what could be a dou­ble-dig­it vic­to­ry in West Vir­gini­a’s Demo­c­ra­t­ic pri­ma­ry. With 65.7% of precincts report­ing, Sanders had around 51% of the vote (an out­right major­i­ty), with Clin­ton well behind at 36.5%. A few gad­flies accom­pa­nied Mar­tin O’Mal­ley […]