Bernie Sanders wins New Hampshire Democratic primary
Senator Bernie Sanders during a rally (AFGE/Flickr)

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (I) won against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton after losing by a hairline margin in Iowa's caucuses, ABC News reported.. Polls had suggested that Sanders and GOP candidate Donald Trump had an edge in the state.

Sanders garnered the support of 56 percent of primary voters, with Clinton getting 42 percent.

Later this month, voters in Nevada and South Carolina will select their candidates.