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Ted Cruz wins Maine Republican caucus

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz won the Maine Republican caucus on Saturday, with 46 percent of the vote.

Donald Trump came in second with 33 percent, followed by Ohio Gov. John Kasich with 12 percent and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio with 8 percent. Richard Bennett, chairman of the Maine Republican Party, said turnout was extremely high, with 18,650 Republicans participating; in 2012, 5,585 votes were cast.