Bernie Sanders projected to bag narrow win over Buttigieg in New Hampshire

Bernie Sanders projected to bag narrow win over Buttigieg in New Hampshire
Bernie Sanders (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – Haven’t seen calls from the other networks or AP yet.  The fades by Biden and Warren (fifth and fourth place, respectively) have the pundits a-babble.  On the GOP side, Trump is projected to stomp Bill Weld decisively.]

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has won the New Hampshire primary, Fox News projects, catapulting the 78-year-old self-described democratic socialist to the front of the still-crowded Democratic presidential primary field.

Sanders had been leading top rival Pete Buttigieg and several other candidates as results came in throughout the evening, though only by a fraction of his 22-point margin of victory over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 New Hampshire primary. …

New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation presidential primary came days after Sanders won the popular vote in the botched Iowa caucuses. Buttigieg took home more delegates from that contest, however.

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At the same time, Buttigieg wasn’t the only Democrat standing between Sanders and the nomination. A late-surging Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar landed in third place in New Hampshire as votes continued coming in.

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