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March 4, 2020
Joe Biden pulls off a surprise win in the Maine Democratic primary
Former Vice President Joe Biden has won a shock victory in Maine, upsetting Sen. Bernie Sanders in the northern New England state.
Biden’s win in Maine Wednesday morning over the Vermont senator — who won 64 percent of the vote in the Maine primary in 2016 — was fueled by new momentum after an overwhelming victory this past Saturday in the South Carolina primary. He also overcame nearly $500,000 in estimated political ad spending in Maine by former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg in the final few weeks of the race, according to data provided by Kinetiq, a TV intelligence platform.
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