I heard on some radio news program this morning that the Democratic contest is ‘close.’
I guess it all depends on how one parses the term, close.
According to Real Clear Politics, in the ‘pledged’ delegates (those that are allocated based on primary-election votes or caucus participation), the counts would be:
That adds up to 3152 allocated thus far, and so by percentages:
I will grant that this lead is not a ‘landslide’ by any means. But, quite independent of any realism (or lack thereof) of catch-up scenarios, is a difference of almost 5 percentage points ‘close’?
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