Report from New Hampshire: Joe Biden faces an uphill battle after a dismal showing in Iowa
Former Vice President Joe Biden (screengrab)

WESTMORELAND, N.H.– Rick Merkt was showing me around his 150-acre yard, which includes a mountain, when his neighbor Woody came along in a Subaru and stopped to chat.Merkt and I had been discussing the state of the Democratic presidential primary race in the wake of former vice president Joe Biden’s dismal performance in the Iowa caucuses on Monday.Woody, who is an aging baby-boomer like both us, had some thoughts on the presidential race as well. But in typical Granite State fashion he had a roundabout way of expressing them.After Merkt introduced us, Woody looked at my hat.“Nice hat,” he sai...


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