Monday night after holding a small lead in the Iowa caucuses, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton declared victory.
Late in the evening, with 91 percent of precincts reporting, Clinton was leading with 50.1 percent and her rival Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) had 49.3 percent.
Clinton said she is “breathing a big sigh of relief.”
She continued, “What a great campaign this has been,” adding it was a “real contest of ideas.”
She said, “I am a progressive who gets things done for people.”
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