April 26 Primary Preview

Christine Rousselle
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Posted: Apr 25, 2016 1:40 PM
April 26 Primary Preview

Tuesday, April 26, is being dubbed "Super Tuesday 4," and it's a big one. Five states in the northeast--Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island--head to the polls, and Tuesday could be a big day in the delegate race for both parties. Here's a capsule preview of what's to come.


Connecticut: 

Who is voting?

Both Republicans and Democrats are voting today, in a closed primary. A person must be a registered Republican or a registered Democrat to vote.

When are the polls open?

Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., local time.

Where do I go to vote?

Click here.

What are the polls looking like?

Donald Trump has a massive lead, but things are a little closer on the Democratic side: Hillary Clinton is only up by about six points on average. A recent poll had her lead down to only two points.

How many delegates are up for grabs?

There are 28 Republican delegates, and they're divided by congressional district. There are 55 Democratic delegates.


Delaware:

Who is voting?

Both Republicans and Democrats are voting today, in a closed primary. A person must be a registered Republican or a registered Democrat to vote.

When are the polls open?

Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., local time.

Where do I go to vote?

Click here.

What are the polls looking like?

There hasn't been much polling in Delaware, but Trump has nearly a 40-point lead. Expect this race to be called as the polls close. Clinton has a single-digit lead over Bernie Sanders.

How many delegates are up for grabs?

There are 16 Republican delegates, and the winner takes them all. There are 21 Democratic delegates. 


Maryland:

Who is voting?

Both Republicans and Democrats are voting today, in a closed primary. A person must be a registered Republican or a registered Democrat to vote.

When are the polls open?

Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., local time.

Where do I go to vote?

Click here.

What are the polls looking like?

Trump has a solid, double-digit lead. Clinton should win the state handily. 

How many delegates are up for grabs?

There are 38 Republican delegates and the winner takes them all. There are 95 Democratic delegates.


Pennsylvania: 

Who is voting?

Both Republicans and Democrats are voting today, in a closed primary. A person must be a registered Republican or a registered Democrat to vote.

When are the polls open?

Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., local time.

Where do I go to vote?

Click here.

What are the polls looking like?

Trump had a 26-point lead as of the latest polls. Clinton has a comfortable, two-digit lead.

How many delegates are up for grabs?

There are 71 Republican delegates. There are 189 Democratic delegates. 


Rhode Island:

Who is voting?

Both Republicans and Democrats are voting today, in a semi-open primary. Each party's primary is limited to registered independents as well as registered members of the party.

When are the polls open?

Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., local time.

Where do I go to vote?

Click here.

What are the polls looking like?

Trump is in a position to pass 50 percent in Rhode Island. The Democratic race could go either way.

How many delegates are up for grabs?

There are 19 Republican delegates to be awarded. If a candidate gets more than 67 percent of the vote in a congressional district, they will receive all three delegates for that district. There are 24 Democratic delegates.