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Skagit County Democrats overwhelmingly support Senator Bernie Sanders in caucuses over the weekend, handing Sanders more than 73% of the votes in the county and nearly that much statewide.

In Skagit County7, Sanders won 322 votes to Hillary Clinton’s 116 votes. Statewide, Sanders took 19,145 caucus votes with Clinton taking 7,135 votes.

The Democrats still have county conventions, then a state convention in the weeks ahead before sending delegates to the Democratic National Convention in late July in Philadelphia.

Sanders also won Hawaii and Nevada caucuses over the weekend.