Obama, McCain win Vermont

MONTPELIER, VT (KAIT) - Always tracking the latest in the Race to 2008 for President, Region 8 News can report that the polls in Vermont have closed.

ABC News is predicting that Senator Barack Obama will win the Democratic Primary in Vermont, based on the exit polls.

ABC News is also calling the Republican contest for John McCain.  It is believed that McCain may pick up all of this state's delegates.

It is widely believed that John McCain is a shoe in for the Republican nomination.

Of Obama's win, ABC's Jennifer Parker wrote:
"...a win that was expected by both candidates and credited to the states sizeable population of liberal and Independent voters who have typically gone for the Illinois senator."