Democrats focus on Super Tuesday even as S. Carolina looms

THOMAS BEAUMONT and ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Bernie Sanders will swing through North Carolina, Virginia and Massachusetts in the coming days. Elizabeth Warren will make stops in Texas and Arkansas. Amy Klobuchar will be in Tennessee and Virginia. The South Carolina primary is just two days away, but the race is quickly going national as candidates pivot to the 14 states that vote on Tuesday. The move is in part a recognition of Joe Biden's strength in South Carolina, with most of the focus on the margin of his victory and who might come in second place. But it's also an effort to tap into the hundreds of delegates at stake in the "Super Tuesday" contests. About a third of the delegates needed to secure the Democratic nomination will be on the table.
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