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PRIMARY RESULTS: D.C. - February 14
Democratic Presidential: Closed caucuses
39 total delegates* -- 16 tied to February 14 race

State Information: 3 electoral votes
339,107 registered voters -- 75.8% Dem., 7.4% Rep., 16.1% other
This page represents results, including delegate count, reported immediately after each state's contest. More >
District of Columbia
updated: 2:21 p.m.,
February 16

Kerry 4,278 47%9 100% reporting not available not available
  Sharpton 1,824 20%4
  Dean 1,596 18%3
  Edwards 927 10%0
  Kucinich 303 3%0

 Washington, D.C., has 16 pledged and 23 unpledged delegates. Of the 16 pledged delegates, 10 are awarded at ward-level caucuses on February 14 and four "at-large" and two "party leader and elected official" (PLEO) delegates are awarded based on the February 14 caucus results at district conventions held March 6. Of the 23 unpledged delegates, 17 are Democratic National Committee members, four are elected officials and two are add-ons selected by the D.C. Democratic committee members.
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