Donald Trump has picked up endorsements from 33 additional delegates in Pennsylvania, giving him a clear path to clinch the GOP nomination by the end of the primaries.
Trump now has a majority of the delegates awarded so far. He has to win just 48 percent of the remaining delegates to clinch the nomination and avoid a contested convention.
Trump won Pennsylvania, which guaranteed him 17 delegates. An additional 54 delegates were elected directly by voters — three in each congressional district. These delegates are free to support the candidate of their choice.
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The Associated Press has confirmed that at least 33 of them plan to support Trump. They can, however, change their minds.
The AP delegate count:
Ted Cruz: 562.
John Kasich: 153.
Needed to win: 1,237.
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