Clinton wins New Hampshire

She's up by three in a race she was supposed to lose.

Published January 9, 2008 3:33AM (EST)

Defying nearly universal expectation of a humiliating defeat, Hillary Clinton has pulled off a victory in the New Hampshire primaries. With 70 percent of the precincts reporting, she holds a three-point lead in a race she was supposed to lose by six or seven, and NBC, the Associated Press and CNN have now all called it for her.

By Tim Grieve

Tim Grieve is a senior writer and the author of Salon's War Room blog.

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