New Hampshire - updates

Rappler's latest stories on New Hampshire


Democratic presidential frontrunner Sanders in early New Hampshire lead

Feb 12, 2020 - 10:03 AM

While Sanders is expected to win, a solid second place for Buttigieg could provide the biggest bounce from New Hampshire, after he won narrowly in Iowa

BERNIE DOLL. A supporter holds a Bernie action figure outside a campaign event of Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) at Ingersoll Tap February 2, 2020 in Des Moines, Iowa. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

New Hampshire votes in consequential Democratic primary

Feb 11, 2020 - 5:57 PM

(UPDATED) New Hampshire always hosts the nation's first primary, 8 days after Iowa kicked off the nomination process, and it could narrow the Democratic field of 11 current candidates

'FIRST IN THE NATION.' Town moderator Tom Tillotson walks past the results board after midnight voting at the Hale House at the legendary Balsams Resort in the New Hampshire hamlet of Dixville Notch February 11, 2020, where midnight voting took place on the day of the state's first-in-the-nation primary. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Political calculation: The math behind the US election

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:25 PM

UPDATED The victor must get to the magic number of 270 electoral college votes – but just trying to anticipate the result is a complicated exercise in adding subtracting and combining

Michelle Obama leads charge against 'disgraceful' Trump

Oct 14, 2016 - 9:57 AM

Obama: It doesn t matter what party you belong to – Democrat Republican independent – no woman deserves to be treated this way No one deserves this kind of abuse

SHE'S WITH HILLARY. This file photo taken on September 16, 2016 shows US First Lady Michelle Obama campaigns for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Zach Gibson/AFP

Clinton seeks rebound against Sanders at debate and beyond

Feb 12, 2016 - 10:13 AM

Peeling African Americans away from Hillary Clinton will be crucial for Bernie Sanders especially in South Carolina where according to exit poll data some 55 of Democratic voters in 2008 were black

DEAD HEAT. In this file photo, US Democratic Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders (L) and Hillary Clinton (R) talk to each other on stage prior to the start of the Democratic presidential candidates debate at Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, October 13, 2015. File photo by Mike Nelson/EPA

Breaking down the New Hampshire primary results

Feb 11, 2016 - 3:32 PM

How did netizens react on the New Hampshire primary results?

WATCH: Johnny Depp nails Donald Trump impression in mockumentary

Feb 11, 2016 - 10:46 AM

A lost film about Trump in the 80s has been unearthed – at least according to this Funny or Die mockumentary

Screengrab from Funny or Die

Republican White House field narrows as campaign moves south

Feb 11, 2016 - 9:38 AM

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and former Hewlett Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina both called time on their presidential bids

LIGHTS OUT. A file photo dated January 28, 2016 shows businesswoman Carly Fiorina during a commercial break in the undercard Republican Presidential debate, sponsored by Fox News and Google, at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

#USvote: Takeaways from New Hampshire

Feb 11, 2016 - 9:26 AM

What does it all mean?

epaselect epa05152048 A worker stands on a ladder in front of the US national flag before a primary night party for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, at Southern New Hampshire University in Hooksett, New Hampshire, USA, 09 February 2016. Billionaire businessman Donald Trump was projected to win on 09 February's New Hampshire Republican primary, while Senator Bernie Sanders won the Democratic vote in the closely watched first US presidential primary election. Trump led with 34 percent of the vote with 12 percent of ballots counted, but all US television networks had declared him the winner, while Sanders took 57 percent of the vote to Hillary Rodham Clinton's 40 percent, with 15 percent of votes counted. EPA/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

Duterte on Marcos, mock elections, Pacquiao vs Bradley | 6PM wRap

Feb 10, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

Republican John Kasich has his moment in New Hampshire

Feb 10, 2016 - 2:06 PM

The 63 year old Kasich largely refrained from attacking his opponents projecting a relentlessly positive image that set him apart from his combative rivals

PH campaign season, Trump and Sanders win, ISIS support | 12PM wRap

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:49 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

#USvote: Trump, Sanders win big in New Hampshire

Feb 10, 2016 - 9:07 AM

UPDATED The results in New Hampshire turns the American political establishment on its head early in the long nominations battle

Bernie Sanders (L) and Donald Trump (R). EPA file photos

New Hampshire votes in high-profile US primary

Feb 09, 2016 - 11:36 PM

UPDATED New Hampshire s primaries volatile as they are this year are known for their surprises leaving several candidates hopeful that they can outperform the narrative established by months of polling

NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARIES. A voter exits a voting booth after casting a ballot in today's presidential primary in Hancock, New Hampshire, USA, 09 February 2016. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

New Hampshire: Small state, big deal in US election

Feb 09, 2016 - 7:08 PM

Despite its small size New Hampshire s spot on the electoral calendar gives it special importance in the long state by state battle to select the Republican and Democratic candidates

What to watch for in New Hampshire primary

Feb 09, 2016 - 3:00 PM

Voters in New Hampshire set to hold the United States first presidential primaries – here s what s worth watching closely

'FIRST IN THE NATION' In this file photo, a sign proclaims the 'first-in-the-nation presidential primaries' as snow and subzero temperatures blanket the region in Dixville Notch, New Hampshire, January 26, 2004. Douglas McFadd/EPA

Poe maintains lead, final pitch for New Hampshire, Adele | 12PM wRap

Feb 09, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

New Hampshire goes to the polls in crucial US vote

Feb 09, 2016 - 8:05 AM

UPDATED New Hampshire heads to the polls in the crucial first US presidential primary

SNOWY PATH. A campaign bus with US Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on board makes it way during a snowfall in Goffstown, New Hampshire, on February 8, 2016. Jewel Samad/AFP

Rubio wilts, Trump strong in New Hampshire debate

Feb 07, 2016 - 9:27 AM

UPDATED Surging Republican hopeful Marco Rubio wilts under sustained attack in the latest US presidential debate denting his stature going into Tuesday s New Hampshire primary

#GOPDEBATE. People wait in line to enter the Republican presidential debate at St. Anselm College February 6, 2016 in Manchester, Iowa. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

New Hampshire may be now or never for Jeb Bush

Feb 06, 2016 - 11:48 AM

I know I ve been written off You know what gives me confidence? New Hampshire says Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush

DO OR DIE. Jeb Bush speaks to a crowd of people at a Nationwide Speakers Series in Des Moines, Iowa, January 27, 2016. File photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

Clinton goes on the attack against surging Sanders

Feb 05, 2016 - 11:07 AM

UPDATED In her first one on one duel with rival Bernie Sanders Hillary Clinton presents herself as a battle hardened progressive who can improve the lives of struggling Americans – and whose experience makes her far better suited to the job

ONE-ON-ONE. In this file photo, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (L) speaks as former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) listens during the US Democratic Presidential candidates debate at Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, October 13, 2015. File photo by Josh Haner/The New York Times/EPA

Trump, Cruz at loggerheads as Republican race gets personal

Feb 04, 2016 - 12:43 AM

UPDATED Donald Trump launches a full blown attack on Republican arch rival Ted Cruz accusing him of stealing victory in Iowa as the Texas senator bit back

CALLING FOR RE-VOTE. US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures as he speaks at the Sheraton in West Des Moines, Iowa, USA, 01 February, 2016. Photo by John Taggart/EPA

Duterte’s DQ cases, China-PH ties, Zika outbreak | 6PM wRap

Feb 03, 2016 - 6:45 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

White House race shifts to New Hampshire

Feb 03, 2016 - 8:19 AM

Before the Iowa tallies were even released the contenders from both camps were jetting out to New Hampshire which holds its nomination votes a week from now

NEW BATTLEGROUND. A supporter wears a t-shirt with the campaign logo of Democratic Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton during a town hall meeting in Keene, New Hampshire, USA January 3, 2016. CJ Gunther/EPA

Sanders: Democratic socialist ready for revolution

Feb 02, 2016 - 4:00 PM

UPDATED The 74 year old Democratic socialist may be the eldest contender in the White House race but he has done the most to inspire passionate support among young liberals

FEELING THE 'BERN' Vermont Senator and US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders gestures as he speaks to supporters during his Iowa Caucus watch party in Des Moines, Iowa, USA, February 1, 2016. Larry W. Smith/EPA

Bill Clinton to campaign for Hillary as Trump sharpens attacks

Jan 03, 2016 - 11:23 AM

Bill Clinton campaigns for Hillary after Donald Trump attacks his terrible record with women referring to past marital infidelities

CAMPAIGN TRAIL. Former US President Bill Clinton will hit the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton on January 4. File photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

Five US states spared from mass shooting bloodbaths in 2015

Dec 13, 2015 - 9:32 AM

Experts debate whether the states were spared thanks to coincidence or if circumstances there make them a haven of peace

The San Bernandino shooting spree in which 14 people were killed and 17 wounded  was carried out by a local couple, police said overnight. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

US-based Nobel chemistry laureates stunned by honor

Oct 08, 2015 - 2:16 AM

With this map we can now say to a fellow scientist Tell us the gene you re interested in or any spot on the genome and we ll tell you how it is repaired

Hillary Clinton dodges questions about family foundation

Apr 21, 2015 - 9:57 AM

Hillary Clinton faces unsettling new accusations of financial conflicts of interest involving her family s philanthropic foundation including some in a new book

In this file photo, Hillary Clinton speaks to journalists at the United Nations headquarters, March 10, 2015. Devra Berkowitz/UN Photo

#USvote 2014: Democratic disaster as Republicans win US Senate

Nov 05, 2014 - 10:31 AM

UPDATED Riding a wave of public frustration Republicans seize at least 7 seats from Senate Democrats to claim the majority in both chambers of Congress for the first time since 2006

Supporters of U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton (R-AR) in Arkansas hold American flags during an election night gathering on November 4, 2014 in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Where Obama could lose it all: Senate races to watch

Sep 07, 2014 - 4:23 PM

Republicans must gain six seats to take over the US Senate and many analysts say that goal is within reach

The U.S. Capitol is shown on the morning of June 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

INFOGRAPHIC: 2012 U.S. Electoral Map

Nov 11, 2012 - 2:07 PM

UPDATED Here is the 2012 US Election Map showing the distribution of the electoral votes as of Saturday November 10

#USvote: Electoral College tally

Nov 11, 2012 - 9:02 AM

UPDATED Nov 11 Here is the Electoral College tally for the 2012 US presidential election based on projections from the major US networks ABC NBC CBS CNN FOX and the New York Times

LIVE: Obama wins, say U.S. media

Nov 07, 2012 - 8:19 AM

LIVE COVERAGE of the 2012 US presidential election November 6 2012

Voters in full force for U.S. poll finale

Nov 07, 2012 - 6:44 AM

Freezing temperatures in the northeast light drizzle in Chicago and a threat of thunderstorms in Florida did little to deter citizens from lining up at polling stations

Tiny New Hampshire town casts first White House votes

Nov 06, 2012 - 2:51 PM

The first in the nation vote held shortly after midnight was tied for the first time in its history another indication of the knife s edge separating the two candidates

FIRST IN THE NATION. People prepare to cast their ballots at a polling station at midnight on November 6, 2012 in Dixville Notch, New Hampshire, the very first voting to take place in the 2012 US presidential election. AFP PHOTO / ROGERIO BARBOSA

Obama, Romney end tumultuous White House campaign

Nov 06, 2012 - 2:10 PM

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney made their final cases to Americans on election eve Monday November 5 capping a grueling negative multi billion dollar campaign and handing their fates to voters

THE BATTLE IS ON. This combination of file pictures shows US President Barack Obama (L) speaking during a campaign event at Prime Osborn Convention Center July 19, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida, and US Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney (R) addressing the Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit in Washington on October 8, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN /Nicholas KAMM/FILES

Obama, Romney fight toward finish line

Nov 04, 2012 - 9:05 AM

UPDATED Days before voters choose Obama and Romney chased one another through a handful of states that will decide Tuesday s too close to call election

FACE-OFF. US Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney and US President Barack Obama slug it out for votes in one of the "swing" states, Ohio. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (L) / Jewel Samad (R)