Most influential players in the New Hampshire primary
The Boston Globe
Lynch, a Democrat, is known as the 80 percent man in New Hampshire. That is because a recent University of New Hampshire poll showed his approval rating at 80 percent, the highest ever in the history of the poll. The two-term governor has said he will stay out of presidential politics for now, but look for him to change his mind a few weeks before the primary is held so that he can have maximum impact.
Governor John Lynch
Lynch, a Democrat, is known as the 80 percent man in New Hampshire. That is because a recent University of New Hampshire poll showed his approval rating at 80 percent, the highest ever in the history of the poll. The two-term governor has said he will stay out of presidential politics for now, but look for him to change his mind a few weeks before the primary is held so that he can have maximum impact.
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