There are 26 electoral votes still up for grabs. Donald Trump needs to win just two of them to become president. And New Hampshire has four electoral votes – so if he wins tiny New Hampshire, he will become president. He leads by 2% with 71% of the votes in.
Previous winning margins in New Hampshire:
- 2012 Obama 5.6% and 2008 Obama 9.6%
- 2004 Kerry 1.4%
- 2000 Bush 1.3%
- 1996 Clinton 10% and 1992 Clinton 1.2%
- 1988 Bush 26.2%
- 1984 Reagan 37.7%
- 1980 Reagan 29.4%
New Hampshire is in the northeastern USA, north of Massachusetts with Vermont to the west and Maine and the Atlantic Ocean to its east. It’s northern border is with Canada. New Hampshire is the 5th smallest state by area and has the 9th least amount of people of the 50 states – but is it about to become the most important?