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AirTalk election 2016: Bernie’s big weekend, plus Cruz and Trump continue sniping each other’s wives

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Supporters cheer as Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) arrives to speak at a campaign rally at the Alliant Energy Center on March 26, 2016 in Madison, Wisconsin. Scott Olson/Getty Images

It’s a question of math vs. momentum at this point for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

The Vermont Senator snatched up victories in Alaska, Hawaii, and Washington State over the weekend, giving him and his supporters more momentum, but ultimately didn't make much of a dent in Hillary Clinton's lead. 

Also, a new poll from the University of Southern California and the Los Angeles Times shows that while Donald Trump leads among California Republicans, at least a quarter of them wouldn't support Trump if he were to win the Republican nomination. On the Democratic side, Hillary Clinton leads Bernie Sanders.

Today on AirTalk, we'll go over the new poll and hear from political experts on what to expect from the week to come in politics.


Dan Schnur, director of the Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics at USC and adjunct faculty at USC Annenberg School

Lynn Vavreck, professor of political science at UCLA; she tweets from @Vavreck

Zack Courser, research director of the Dreier Roundtable and visiting assistant professor of government at Claremont McKenna College; he tweets from @ZCourser

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