How to follow the delegate race — in one chart
By Aaron Blake,
As we’ve noted before, the GOP presidential contest is on the precipice of becoming a delegate race.
Your problem: Like most normal people, you don’t have any idea how the delegate process works.
Well, we here at The Fix have your answer; the Post’s already-great delegate tracker has now gone interactive.
The graphic here (shown below) shows you just how many delegates are at stake on each primary/caucus day on the calendar, gives you updated delegate counts after every contest, and even tells you how close each candidate is to the nomination.
So take a look and tell us what you think. (And for the true nerd, also be sure to check out our more-detailed chart of the delegate allocation rules in each state.