2016 New Hampshire Presidential Primary

Welcome to the premier source for information on the 2016 First in the Nation Presidential Primary.  Click on a candidate image to learn about his or her issue positions. 

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Democrat

Bernie Sanders

NH Primary Vote: 60%    
     
Candidate Raised: $74,300,177    
Candidate Spent: $46,029,470    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $1,101,463    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $784,321  

Hillary Clinton

NH Primary Vote: 38%    
     
Candidate Raised: $112,006,131    
Candidate Spent: $74,043,260    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $1,301,311    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $4,574,901    

Martin O'Malley

Suspended campaign after Iowa caucuses
     
Candidate Raised: $4,198,665    
Candidate Spent: $4,529,223    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $377,146    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $0  

Republican

Donald Trump

NH Primary Vote: 35%    
     
Candidate Raised: $19,308,850    
Candidate Spent: $12,171,476    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $193,636    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $5,569,216    

John Kasich

NH Primary Vote: 16%    
     
Candidate Raised: $7,545,032    
Candidate Spent: $5,007,731    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $10,000,360    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $2,566,381    

Ted Cruz

NH Primary Vote: 12%    
     
Candidate Raised: $46,850,205    
Candidate Spent: $28,118,720    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $7,986,786    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $4,828,680    

Jeb Bush

NH Primary Vote: 11%    
     
Candidate Raised: $31,817,867    
Candidate Spent: $24,228,009    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $68,211,281    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $1,887,219    

Marco Rubio

NH Primary Vote: 11%    
     
Candidate Raised: $27,707,888    
Candidate Spent: $21,358,681    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $16,650,229    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $4,002,759    

Chris Christie

NH Primary Vote: 8%    
     
Candidate Raised: $7,110,123    
Candidate Spent: $5,983,965    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $17,923,671    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $5,237,189    

Carly Fiorina

NH Primary Vote: 4%    
     
Candidate Raised: $11,216,182    
Candidate Spent: $6,731,893    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $3,416,789    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $6  

Ben Carson

NH Primary Vote: 2%    
     
Candidate Raised: $53,699,861    
Candidate Spent: $47,132,214    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $4,096,725    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $7,788  

Mike Huckabee

Suspended campaign after Iowa caucuses
     
Candidate Raised: $3,938,823    
Candidate Spent: $3,805,579    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $2,771,612    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $111,878    

Rand Paul

Suspended campaign after Iowa caucuses
     
Candidate Raised: $11,196,615    
Candidate Spent: $10,133,579    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $5,346,126    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $6,842  

Rick Santorum

Suspended campaign after Iowa caucuses
     
Candidate Raised: $1,237,477    
Candidate Spent: $1,209,837    
     
Outside Spent FOR: $161,413    
Outside Spent AGAINST: $0  

About the Data

This page features major Presidential candidates, defined as candidates who have raised over $100,000 and have been featured in national polls.  To see every Presidential candidate who filed with the New Hampshire Secretary of State, regardless of fundraising and polls, click here.

"Candidate Raised" shows how much the candidate has raised cumulatively for the 2016 campaign accordingly to the latest report to the Federal Election Commission.

"Candidate Spent" shows how much the candidate has spent cumulatively for the 2016 campaign accordingly to the latest report to the Federal Election Commission.

"Outside Spent FOR" shows how much individual people, groups, political committees, corporations and unions have spent on advertising in support of the candidate according to the latest reports to the Federal Election Commission.  This spending is not formally affiliated with any candidate's campaign.

"Outside Spent AGAINST" shows how much individual people, groups, political committees, corporations and unions have spent on advertising in opposition to the candidate according to the latest reports to the Federal Election Commission.  This spending is not formally affiliated with any candidate's campaign.

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