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west virginia primary

With no opposition, Donald Trump wins West Virginia and Nebraska

Donald Trump is the projected winner of the West Virginia and Nebraska Republican primaries, The Associated Press, CNN, and NBC News report. Trump is running unopposed, now that Ted Cruz and John Kasich, his last two remaining rivals, are out of the race. In West Virginia, with 96 percent of precincts reporting, Trump has 77 percent of the vote, followed by Cruz with 9 percent and Kasich with 7 percent. In Nebraska, with 95 percent of precincts reporting, Trump has 61 percent of the vote, with Cruz and Kasich far behind with 19 percent and 11 percent of the vote, respectively.