- John Kasich and Ted Cruz announced a strategic agreement Sunday
- It had an immediate effect on the Political Prediction Market
CNN's Political Prediction Market is a real-time index run by the company Pivit and uses input from more than 100,000 users, polling data, news and information from markets to determine the odds on what will happen in politics. The markets change as the public weighs in on the increasing or decreasing chances that a candidate or party wins or loses an election. The author works at Pivit.
Washington (CNN)News that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are now in league with each other in their efforts to deny Donald Trump a majority of GOP delegates before the Republican National Convention had a real and immediate impact on Trump's odds on CNN's Political Prediction Market.