Trump easily wins Hawaii Republican caucuses

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during a South Carolina Republican primary night event, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016 in Spartanburg, S.C. Trump is the winner in the South Carolina Republican primary. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

HONOLULU (AP) — Donald Trump easily won in the Hawaii Republican caucuses Tuesday.

Trump won the state with 42 percent of the vote. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was second with 33 percent. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio came in third with 13 percent of the vote, and Ohio Gov. John Kasich came in fourth with 11 percent.

There are just over 2,000 provisional votes that have to be counted yet this week. The Hawaii Republican Party will allocate delegates after that count is completed. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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