What did we learn from the Iowa caucuses?

Trump won big. DeSantis and Haley didn't. Is the GOP race over?

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Could the race for the GOP nomination already be over?
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Donald Trump still dominates the Republican Party, to an astonishing degree.

Is there any other lesson to take from Monday night's Iowa caucuses? The former president won overwhelmingly, pulling in support from about half of caucus-goers, while Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis — once seen as Trump's fiercest challenger — came in a very distant second. But DeSantis did slightly better than former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, who came in a disappointing third, and businessman Vivek Ramaswamy, who finished fourth. Ramaswamy suspended his campaign and promptly endorsed Trump. (No surprise there.)

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