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Hillary Clinton's Candidacy Highlights Generational Divide Over Feminism

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.
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GOP Governors Bank On New Hampshire To Jump Start Struggling Campaigns

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

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.
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Donald Trump Engages In Retail Politics Traditional To New Hampshire

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

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.
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The Stream: Trump On Tom Brady; Cruz On Drafting Women

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

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.
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New Hampshire Celebrates A Century Of Voting First

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.

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

Though Hillary Clinton still has her loyalists in New Hampshire, some former supporters are "feeling the Bern."
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Why A Vote For An Establishment Candidate Could Be A Vote For Trump In N.H.

Under the state's delegate process, candidates who don't get at least 10 percent of the vote lose their delegates to the winner of the primary.

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