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PRIMARY RESULTS: Florida - March 9
Democratic Presidential: Closed primary
201 total delegates* -- 177 tied to March 9 primary

State Information: 27 electoral votes
9,391,597 total registered voters -- 42% Dem., 39% Rep., 2% other, 19% none
This page represents results, including delegate count, reported immediately after each state's contest. More >
updated: 10:02 p.m.,
March 10

Kerry 578,768 77%174 100% reporting results by county voter survey results
  Edwards 75,219 10%3
  Sharpton 20,889 3%0
  Dean 20,717 3%0
  Kucinich 17,252 2%0

 Florida has 177 pledged and 24 unpledged delegates. Of the 177 pledged delegates, 115 are district-level delegates (based on results of a given district's binding primary), 39 are at-large delegates and 23 are "party leader and elected official" (PLEO) delegates. Of the 24 unpledged delegates, 21 are PLEO delegates and three are add-ons selected by the Democratic Party's State Executive Committee on May 15, 2004.
• For more about the delegate selection process, click here.
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• Exit polls are a survey of selected voters taken soon after they leave their voting place. Pollsters use this sample information, collected from a small percentage of voters, to track and project how all voters or specific segments of the voters sided on a particular race or ballot measure. For more on how to read exit polls, click here.

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