(The Hill) Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on Saturday won a GOP presidential straw poll in New Hampshire at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference (NRLC).
Paul brought in 15 percent of the vote in the first-in-the-nation primary state even though he did not attend, the conference announced in a statement.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) took second place while former Sen. Rick Santorum, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and neurosurgeon Ben Carson tied for third place with eleven percent.
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