Clinton, Trump claim big Super Tuesday victories

WASHINGTON — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton went sweeping through the South on Super Tuesday.Super Tuesday marked the busiest day of the 2016 primaries, with the biggest single-day delegate haul up for grabs. With elections in every region of the country, the contests put a spotlight on candidates’ strengths and weaknesses with a broad swath of American voters.For Clinton […]

Voices of voters: What people say as they cast Super Tuesday ballots

WASHINGTON — Twelve states in all cast votes for presidential nominees on March 1, also known as Super Tuesday, the biggest single-day delegate haul of the nomination contests. Republicans are voting in 11 states, with 595 delegates at stake. Democrats are casting ballots in 11 states, too, plus American Samoa, with 865 delegates up for grabs. Here’s a look at what some voters had to say as they went to the polls Tuesday: