Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and billionaire businessman Donald Trump were victorious Tuesday night, both winning the New Hampshire primary in their respective parties. After the polls closed, The Boston Globe was at the Sanders, Trump, Hillary Clinton, and Marco Rubio events, where the candidates took the stage.
Here are some highlights from their speeches to supporters after the results came in.
Bernie Sanders says victory in New Hampshire is start of a revolution
Bernie Sanders says victory in New Hampshire is start of a revolution. By Scott LaPierre
“Because of a huge voter turnout, and I say huge, we won because we harnessed the energy and the excitement that the Democratic party will need to succeed in November,’’ Sanders said.
Donald Trump takes New Hampshire
Donald Trump gives a speech in Manchester after winning the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night.
“We are going to make America great again, but we’re going to do it the old fashioned way. We are going to beat China, Japan, we’re going to beat Mexico at trade, we’re going to beat all of these countries that are taking so much of our money away from us on a daily basis. It’s not going to happen anymore,’’ Trump said.
Hillary Clinton delivers her speech after primary
Hillary Clinton delivers her speech after N.H. primary
“I believe so strongly that we have to keep up with every fiber of our being the argument for, the campaign for human rights. Human rights as women’s rights, human rights as gay rights, human rights as worker rights, human rights as voting rights, human rights across the board for every single American,’’ Clinton said.
Marco Rubio addresses supporters
Marco Rubio was apologized for his poor debate performance on Saturday night, and cited this as a reason for losing the NH primary.
“You will see us again because we’re coming back in November to win the general election,’’ Rubio said.
See the 2016 New Hampshire primary throughout the day: