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Angry New Hampshire Voters Choose Outsiders

February 10, 2016
Reid Wilson | Morning Consult
Voters in New Hampshire registered their discontent Tuesday, choosing a Manhattan billionaire who promises to wholly reinvent his own party and a self-avowed socialist from Vermont who bested a Democratic Party stalwart by a surprisingly significant margin.
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For Trump and Sanders, new challenges loom after victory in N.H.

February 10, 2016
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
A presidential campaign that already has produced a series of surprises now moves to a new round of contests in the South and West with Republicans no closer to knowing who can emerge as the strongest challenger to Donald Trump and with Hillary Clinton under new pressure to right her shaky campaign and fend off a surging challenger in Bernie Sanders.
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Sanders surpasses Clinton in NH primary with wide support

February 10, 2016
Ken Thomas | AP
Sen. Bernie Sanders won a decisive victory over Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire Democratic primary Tuesday, propelled by support from a formidable alliance of men, women and young people.
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The Kids Are for Bernie

February 10, 2016
Molly Ball | The Atlantic
Twenty-three minutes into his typically rambling, hourlong stump speech in the arena here, at a private liberal-arts college on the Massachusetts border—after he had decried the Koch brothers and the prescription-drug companies, after he had accused Wall Street of bribing its way to deregulation, after he had called out the corporate media and the political establishment—Bernie Sanders turned to the bleachers behind him, which were filled with college students waving blue signs and chanting his name.
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Federal Judge Calls Out State Department for Delaying Release of Hillary Clinton Emails

February 10, 2016
Pete Williams, Erik Ortiz | NBC News
A federal judge on Tuesday took a shot at the State Department for the slow release of the last of Hillary Clinton's emails, imposing a new set of deadlines for the documents to be made public.
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Donald Trump wins New Hampshire Republican primary

February 9, 2016
Donald Trump thanked his supporters for his first place finish in the New Hampshire primary, just one week after his second place finish in Iowa. "You started it," Trump said during his victory speech.
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Rubio blames New Hampshire loss on his debate performance

February 9, 2016
After a disappointing finish in the New Hampshire Republican primary, Marco Rubio took responsibility for the loss. "Our disappointment tonight is not on you. It's on me," Rubio said. "I did not do well on Saturday night so listen to this. That will never happen again."
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Jeb Bush: New Hampshire "reset the race"

February 9, 2016
Jeb Bush is battling for third place in the New Hampshire primary but thanked voters for "resetting the race," just one week after a disappointing finish in Iowa. "While the reality TV star is still doing well, it looks like you all have reset the race, and for that I'm really grateful," Bush said.
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John Kasich finishes second in New Hampshire

February 9, 2016
Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who campaigned hard in New Hampshire and held over 100 town hall meetings, finished second behind Donald Trump in the Republican primary in New Hampshire. "Maybe just maybe we are turning the page on a dark part of American politics because tonight the light overcame the darkness of negative campaigning," Kasich said.
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