May 11, 2016 at 8:24 am EDT | by Michael K. Lavers
Clinton, Trump win Nebraska
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on May 10, 2016, won their parties' respective primaries in Nebraska.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on May 10, 2016, won their parties’ respective primaries in Nebraska. (Photo of Clinton by 1photo; photo of Trump by andykatz; courtesy Bigstockphoto)

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Tuesday won their party’s respective primaries in Nebraska.

Clinton’s victory comes more than two months after Bernie Sanders won Nebraska’s Democratic caucuses by a 57-43 percent margin. The Omaha World-Herald reported the U.S. senator from Vermont won 15 delegates, compared to the 10 that Clinton received.

Donald Trump won the state’s Republican primary with 61 percent of the vote. He received all 36 of Nebraska’s GOP delegates.

Trump and Sanders on Tuesday also won their party’s respective primaries in West Virginia.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) suspended their campaigns last week after disappointing finishes against the presumptive Republican frontrunner in Indiana’s GOP primary. Clinton remains ahead of Sanders in the amount of total delegates to this summer’s Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Michael K. Lavers is the international news editor of the Washington Blade. Follow Michael

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