These are early results, but they look amazing for Cruz right now:
Only 4% reporting, but Ted Cruz up pretty wide in Kansas so far:
— Teddy Schleifer (@teddyschleifer) March 5, 2016
— HuffPost Politics (@HuffPostPol) March 5, 2016
Now up to 8% reporting in Kansas:
Cruz 49.4% Trump 24.8% Rubio 14.1% Kasich 10.2% — Teddy Schleifer (@teddyschleifer) March 5, 2016
In fact, the Ace of Spades Decision Desk has already called it for Cruz:
Ted Cruz has won the Kansas Republican caucus.
— Decision Desk HQ (@DecisionDeskHQ) March 5, 2016
UPDATE: With 29% reporting, Cruz is TROUNCING Trump still!!
UPDATE: With 52% reporting, Cruz is still killing it!!
UPDATE!!!! CRUZ WINS KANSAS!!!!!!!!!
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) March 5, 2016
— The Associated Press (@AP) March 5, 2016
Dana Bash is saying that the Cruz campaign told her their internal polling had them neck and neck right up until primary day. That. Is. AWESOME.
FINAL UPDATE with 100% reporting:
Kansas FULLY reporting. Final #s:
Cruz 48.2% → 24 delegates
Trump 23.% → 9 delegates
Rubio 16.7% → 6 delegates
Kasich 10.7% → 1 delegate
— Taniel (@Taniel) March 6, 2016
Earlier we saw that Cruz got huge applause at a Kansas caucus speech, while Trump was loudly booed.
We’ll see when and if the news networks call it. We have an general election thread for you to comment on right here.