April 2016: Cruz and Sanders Win in Wisconsin
Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
Here's a slideshow depicting the major U.S. news events of April 2016.
1. Supreme Court Rules: One Person, One Vote 2. Villanova: NCAA Champions 3. Mississippi: Religious Freedom Bill 4. UCONN Women Win NCAA Championship 5. Cruz, Sanders Win in Wisconsin 6. Don Blankenship Sentenced 7. American Idol: Final Performance 8. Edward Lin Charged with Spying 9. Goldman Sachs Fined 10. N.C. Governor Pat McCrory: Transgender Law 11. Warriors Set NBA Win Record 12. Microsoft Sues Government 13. Harriet Tubman on the $20 14. Singer Prince Dies 15. Dennis Hastert Sentenced
- Cruz and Sanders Win in Wisconsin
- Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, raises hands with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, left, and his wife Heidi, right, during a primary night campaign event, Tuesday, April 5, 2016, in Milwaukee. Cruz won the Wisconsin primary, beating out Donald Trump with 48.2% of the vote (Trump: 35.1%; Kasich: 14.1%). On the Democratic side, Bernie Sanders took the win with 56.6% of the vote, topping Hillary Clinton's 43.1%.
- Photo source: AP Photo/Paul Sancya