Sure, he’s the sole candidate in the race, but every primary Donald Trump wins is still crucial! The GOP candidate won big in the May 17 Oregon GOP primary — click through to see the final results!
Of course Donald Trump, 69, won the Oregon republican primary election on May 17; he’s the only candidate still running in his party! But his win wasn’t always so certain. Though he’s the presumptive republican nominee for president, the party’s reluctance to back him always means there could be protest votes against him! So what happened?
And there you have it! No protest votes could stop Trump from winning the Beaver State. Polls leading into the primary showed him leading by double digits against…nobody. But voters could have sent a message to him by refusing to vote at all. Some of them clearly aren’t on his side though, as he only got 63% of the vote while John took 19% and Ted 16%. He better work fast to unite the party!
As CNN has stated, this race is over. Unless GOP voters in other states are going to rise up and refuse to vote for Trump, he’s well on his way to becoming the Republican nominee for president. Going into the Oregon primary, Trump had 1086 delegates. Winning has gained him another 28. He only needs 1237 delegates to win the party nomination. Do you see where this is going?
If you’re wondering why nothing’s happening in Kentucky tonight, it’s because the republicans had their caucus on March 5. And yes, Trump won that election with 35% of the vote. This guy is unstoppable, like it or not. He’s a little busy on election night, though — his insane interview with Megyn Kelly is airing as results roll in!
HollywoodLifers, do you think Trump will win the presidency? Tell us in the comments!