Most influential players in the New Hampshire primary
The Boston Globe
For decades Rath has been the very embodiment of the state's Republican establishment. While none of the candidates he has endorsed has ever won a New Hampshire primary, he is still seen by the national media as one of the biggest 'gets' for a candidate running for president. This time around he is a paid consultant to Mitt Romney.
Tom Rath, former attorney general, Romney adviser
For decades Rath has been the very embodiment of the state's Republican establishment. While none of the candidates he has endorsed has ever won a New Hampshire primary, he is still seen by the national media as one of the biggest "gets" for a candidate running for president. This time around he is a paid consultant to Mitt Romney.
(Globe File Photo / Bill Brett)