Reuters/Mike Segar - Two men have their picture taken by a friend as they stand next to Republican presidential candidate and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush at a town hall meeting campaign stop at Colby-Sawyer College in New London, New Hampshire, February 3, 2016.
February 5, 2016,
New Hampshire has held the first-in-the-nation primary since 1920. But only in the last decades of the twentieth century has it taken on such importance. Elaine Kamarck explains how the New Hampshire primary became such a big deal.