Hillary Clinton won Puerto Rico's Democratic primary on Sunday, putting her on the brink of clinching an historic presidential nomination. "We just won Puerto Rico! �Gracias a la Isla del Encanto por esta victoria!," Clinton tweeted Sunday night. Clinton led Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders by about a 2-to-1 margin, according to CNN. The win will leave Clinton about 30 delegates short of the 2,383 needed to secure the nomination, according to the Associated Press. Those delegates should come Tuesday, as five states, including New Jersey and California, hold primaries. Clinton also won a decisive victory Saturday in the U.S. Virgin Islands primary.
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