Trump Defeats Haley in New Hampshire, Clearing the Way for Biden Matchup


Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a primary election night party in Nashua, N.H., Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2024. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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In the New Hampshire primary, Donald Trump emerged as the frontrunner with 54.6 percent of the Republican vote, while Nikki Haley trailed at 43.2 percent. Despite the gap, Haley has confirmed she’s staying in the race, eyeing future primaries as potential game changers.

Republican presidential candidate former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley waves to the audience as she speaks at a New Hampshire primary night rally, in Concord, N.H., Tuesday Jan. 23, 2024. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

On the Democratic front, President Joe Biden, who secured an unconventional win in New Hampshire via a write-in campaign, is ramping up his campaigning efforts as he gears up for a rematch with Trump.

In a statement, Biden said it’s increasingly clear that Trump is headed straight into a general election matchup where he will face the only person to have ever beaten him at the ballot box.

In this combination of photos, President Joe Biden speaks on Aug. 10, 2023, in Salt Lake City, left, and former President Donald Trump speaks on June 13, 2023, in Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo)

The most recent primary results are pivotal as they set the tone for the upcoming primaries. Both Democrats and Republicans are now strategizing for a highly competitive race, with candidates sharpening their focus on key issues and voter bases.

This early stage of the presidential race is already hinting at an intense and dynamic electoral battle.

Click play to listen to the report from AURN White House Correspondent Ebony McMorris. For more news, follow @E_N_McMorris & @aurnonline.

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