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Clinton supporters exhilarated over South Carolina win

Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 00:56

Supporters for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hope her massive win against Bernie Sanders in South Carolina will help solidify her as the party's nominee. Julie Noce reports.

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is beaming after her crushing win over rival Bernie Sanders in the South Carolina primary. Her supporters couldn't be more thrilled. (SOUNDBITE) (English) NINA YOUNG, HILLARY CLINTON SUPPORTER, SAYING: "Just exuberant. I'm very happy, very happy." (SOUNDBITE) (English) MICHELLE GARCIA-DANIELS, HILLARY CLINTON SUPPORTER, SAYING: "...the fact that she just crushed South Carolina has me on cloud nine. I am ready to say Madam President." (SOUNDBITE) (English) JOHN KEITH, HILLARY CLINTON SUPPORTER, SAYING: "I didn't expect the margin of victory to be so large, but it is definitely an amazing thing." Clinton won by more than 50% over Sanders, who admitted defeat early, but graciously. (SOUNDBITE) (English) U.S. DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE, BERNIE SANDERS, SAYING: "In politics on any given night sometimes you win sometimes you lose. Tonight we lost. I congratulate Secretary Clinton on her very strong victory." Clinton will be riding the big mo all the way to Super Tuesday when about 875 delegates will be up for grabs.

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Clinton supporters exhilarated over South Carolina win

Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 00:56