Bond County Prefers Trump, Sanders In Presidential Race


In Tuesday’s Illinois Primary, Donald Trump was declared the winner in the Republican race for presidential nominee.

In Bond County, Trump finished first with 1,102 votes, Ted Cruz was runner-up with 1,032 votes, John Kasich was third with 271 votes and Marco Rubio finished fourth with 193 votes.

The Democratic race for presidential nominee was a close contest with Hillary Clinton edging Bernie Sanders. In Bond County, Sanders placed first with 853 votes and Clinton had 718 votes.

*All vote totals are unofficial until they are canvassed by the county clerk.