Presidential candidates embark on NY campaign blitz

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump poses for a picture with members of the New York Veteran Police Association in Staten Island, New York on April 17, 2016Frontrunners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton embarked on a campaign blitz in New York Sunday for the state’s crucial primary as Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders battles to keep his White House dream alive. The overwhelmingly Democrat state votes Tuesday in its most decisive presidential primary in decades as Trump faces the prospect of a contested nomination for the Republican party and with Sanders pinning Clinton into a tighter race than she could once have imagined. Trump, the Manhattan billionaire, needs to win as many of the 95 Republican delegates up for grabs in the primary to increase his chances of clinching the party nomination before the July convention.

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