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These Are The New Hampshire Towns To Watch On Primary Night

15 hours 42 min ago

Republicans will be looking at the southern part of the state while Democrats will be fighting it out in college communities and blue collar towns.

N.H. Voters To Decide If Rubio Builds On Iowa Caucuses' Momentum

16 hours 33 min ago

Sen. Marco Rubio made his closing argument to New Hampshire voters. Over the weekend, his campaign stumbled in the GOP presidential debate. Will his momentum continue or stall in the Granite State?

Political Reporters Wrestle With How To Depict What's Driving Voters

16 hours 33 min ago

The idea that voter anger is fueling the fortunes of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders has consumed much coverage. Political reporters in New Hampshire grapple with how best to reflect voter sentiment.

Voting Is Underway In New Hampshire. Will There Be Any Surprises?

16 hours 33 min ago

Hillary Clinton was supposed to win New Hampshire's primary in a walk. And not many people were taking Donald Trump's candidacy very seriously. New Hampshire has always been about electoral surprises.

Christie, Bush And Kasich Fight To Stay Alive After New Hampshire Primary

16 hours 33 min ago

Governors, current and former, running for president are struggling to break through in the GOP contest. Chris Christie, Jeb Bush and John Kasich are each hoping to exceed expectations.

Donald Trump Uses Choice Language To Insult Ted Cruz

16 hours 33 min ago

The top two finishers in the Republican caucuses in Iowa — Ted Cruz and Donald Trump — made their closing pitches in New Hampshire, but to a very different electorate.

Sanders Resonates With N.H. Voters. Is It Because He's From Vermont?

16 hours 33 min ago

As voters head to the polls in New Hampshire, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is the favorite and Hillary Clinton is the underdog. It's a far different standing than they had just months ago.

3 Tiny New Hampshire Towns Vote At Midnight. Do They Predict Anything?

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 7:30pm

The earliest polls in New Hampshire primary open at Tuesday at midnight in Dixville Notch, Millsfield and Hart's Location. Dixville Notch boasts of a streak of correctly predicting the GOP nominee.

WATCH: Republicans — Then And Now — Talking About Drug Addiction

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 5:23pm

In New Hampshire, Republican presidential candidates are using compassionate language when it comes to drug abuse. It's a marked change for a party that has advocated tough stances on the issue.

'We're Mostly Republicans': New Hampshire Voters Explained By 'Our Town'

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

After NPR's Bob Mondello used The Music Man to help explain the Iowa caucuses, he wished there was a musical of Our Town so he could do the same for New Hampshire. It turns out there is one.

Donald Trump Engages In Retail Politics Traditional To New Hampshire

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

Donald Trump, the front-runner in New Hampshire, is leaving nothing to chance — engaging in the type of retail politics that voters expect in that state.

New Hampshire Secretary Of State Defends Primary's First-In-The-Nation Status

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

Tuesday is the 100th anniversary of the New Hampshire primary. NPR talks to New Hampshire's secretary of state, who for four decades has defended the primary's first-in-the-nation status against critics who say the state isn't representative of the U.S. as a whole.

GOP Governors Bank On New Hampshire To Jump Start Struggling Campaigns

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

The governors running for the Republican nomination — Jeb Bush, Chris Christie and John Kasich — are banking on a good performance in New Hampshire to buoy their struggling campaigns.

Department Of Education Creates Student Aid Enforcement Office

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

The Department of Education announced Monday it will create a Student Aid Enforcement Unit to crack down on higher education institutions that are taking advantage of vulnerable students.

Hillary Clinton's Candidacy Highlights Generational Divide Over Feminism

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 3:39pm

With Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton vying to be the first female president in U.S. history, perhaps it shouldn't be surprising that the race has become something of a fight about what it means to be a feminist. Boomers and their millennial daughters and granddaughters have very different views.

The Stream: Cruz On Drafting Women; Jeb Bush Won't 'Blame Obama'

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 2:25pm

Cruz said he doesn't want his daughters in a foxhole with a "220-pound jihadist psychopath." See more updates from NPR's political team in New Hampshire on the eve of Tuesday's primary.

'The Big Dog' Bill Clinton Turns Into The Attack Dog Against Sanders In N.H.

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 1:18pm

The former president changed his tune and began to criticize Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Sunday evening in New Hampshire, a sign how worried the Clintons are about Sanders' momentum.

New Hampshire Celebrates A Century Of Voting First

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 12:02pm

The wrinkle New Hampshire added to the presidential election was holding a primary very early. Would candidates even countenance the idea of traipsing through the snow? It turned out that they would.

'Us' Vs. 'I, I, I' For Some Democrats In What Used To Be Clinton Country

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 7:31am

Though Hillary Clinton still has her loyalists, even some former supporters are "feeling the Bern" in New Hampshire.

Why A Vote For Bush Could Be A Vote For Trump In The N.H. Primary

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 5:00am

A quirk in the state's delegate process would award every vote under 10 percent to the winner of the primary. With the fractured establishment field, that could mean their votes go to Donald Trump.

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