Akilah Johnson

A general assignment reporter for the Metro Desk, Johnson previously covered education and public safety for Fort Lauderdale’s South Florida Sun Sentinel, where she was part of a team named a finalist for the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news.

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Bernie Sanders defeats Hillary Clinton in N.H. primary

By Annie Linskey and , Globe Staff

Bernie Sanders’ win was a sharp rebuke to establishment politics that will likely set off warning bells among the Democratic elite.

Clinton gets real, Sanders stays on message

By Annie Linskey and , Globe Staff

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders seemed to reverse roles as they made their final pitches to N.H. voters.

Thousands pack into weekend campaign events in N.H.

By , , James Pindell and , Globe Staff

State officials say the primary will probably generate a record number of voters Tuesday.

For N.H. primary tourists, campaign is a political party

By , Globe Staff

They come from the ends of the country — and the world — to experience it.