Sanders projected as winner in New Hampshire primary

(WEHT) – ABC News and CNN are both projecting Senator Bernie Sanders as the winner in New Hampshire’s Democratic primary Tuesday night.

Sanders spoke to supporters tonight, thanking everyone who has contributed to his campaign.

“But make the point, that in this point in the campaign, we are taking on billionaires and we are taking on candidates funded by billionaires,” he said to a cheering crowd.

Candidate Pete Buttigieg is close behind Sanders in the results. Speaking to supporters Tuesday night, he said he respects Sanders and congratulated him on his win.

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(This story was originally published on Feb. 11, 2020)

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