Donald Trump will continue on to the New Hampshire primaries more confident than ever about capturing the Republican nomination after the former president secured a 30-point win in the Iowa caucuses on Monday.
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Trump won 51% of the vote in Iowa, giving him the largest margin of victory in the history of the state’s Republican caucuses. Ron DeSantis, the Florida governor, secured a distant second-place finish with 21% of the vote, while Nikki Haley, the former South Carolina governor and UN ambassador trailed in third place with 19%. Entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy, who came in fourth, dropped out of the race following his disappointing performance.