KSL Live Blog: 2020 Primary Elections

Mar 3, 2020, 6:05 PM | Updated: 11:08 pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – For the first time, Utah is participating in the Super Tuesday presidential primaries. Utah is one of fourteen states voting today. It’s considered the most pivotal night of the Democratic presidential primary. We’re updating election coverage on this page throughout the night.

11:05 p.m.

Utah results are still coming in with a record voter turnout of 34%

9:40 p.m.

Joe Biden has passed Elizabeth Warren for third place in Utah’s Democratic Primary.

9:30 p.m.

Salt Lake County is still counting votes, and they’ve got a long way to go.

9:00 p.m.

Latest vote count in Utah’s primaries could change totals.

9:10 p.m.

Bernie Sanders wins primary in California.

9:00 p.m.

Current delegate totals can be found here.

8:28 p.m.

Bernie Sanders is projected to win the Utah Democratic Primary, according to NBC News.

8:22 p.m.

“It’s a good night, and it seems to be getting even better!” Joe Biden said in an address to a crowd in California after winning several states on Super Tuesday.

8:11 p.m.

Results are coming in for Utah’s primary elections.

Pres. Donald Trump wins Utah Republican Primary, according to the Associated Press.

Bernie Sanders is leading for the Democratic party.

8:00 p.m.

Results of Utah’s primaries will be coming in soon.

7:50 p.m.

All polling machines in Weber County were moved to one location.


7:47 p.m.

Joe Biden is the projected winner of Oklahoma, according to NBC News.

7:35 p.m.

Bernie Sanders wins the Colorado Democratic primary, according to NBC News.


7:28 p.m.

KSL TV’s Ladd Egan has an update about Utah voting turnout, and why every delegate could count.

7:10 p.m.

Joe Biden is the projected winner of Tennessee, according to NBC News.

7:01 p.m.

Too early to call in Tennessee, where voters were given an extra hour to vote after a tornado yesterday.

6:31 p.m.

It’s too early to call in Massachusetts, as polling numbers are close.

6:24 p.m.

Biden wins Alabama in a trio of victories.


6:20 p.m.

Biden is currently in the lead of delegates won tonight.

6:04 p.m.

Bernie Sanders wins his home state of Vermont.


6:00 p.m.

Joe Biden takes a victory in North Carolina.


5:45 p.m.

Voter turnout in Utah has a record number of ballots cast.


5:13 p.m.

Joe Biden started Super Tuesday with a win in Virginia.


5:10 p.m.

People in Utah are lining up to vote.


4:45 p.m.

KSL is at polling locations throughout Utah.


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