Trump and Sanders Take New Hampshire

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks at the Iowa Democratic Wing Ding at the Surf Ballroom Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, in Clear Lake, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)_Voters in New Hampshire make their choice for the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates.

Donald Trump no longer looking like a political rookie. Trump wins with 34%.
A  surprise second place finish John Kasich with 16%. Battling for the Establishment Vote and third place, Ted Cruz with 12% and Jeb Bush with 11%.

On the Democratic side.. Bernie Sanders edging out Hillary Clinton. Sanders with 59% to
Clinton 39%. The win for Sanders completes his rise from long shot to legitimate challenger to Hillary Clinton.

Exit poll results show 30% of registered New Hampshire voters said the economy topped their list of concerns. And nearly half of those voters are saying they made up their mind in the last week.

On the Democratic side exit polling found they want an experienced leader.
Bernie Sanders gained support from a broad coalition of New Hampshire voters, gathering a majority of votes from men, women, independents and voters under the age of 45.

New Hampshire results show Trump drew support from voters were looking for an outsider.

 

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