Sanders raises $5.2 million after NH victory
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersMellman: On Political Authenticity (Part 2) Former Sanders campaign manager: Don't expect email list to be shared with DNC Adult film star: Trump and Stormy Daniels invited me to 'hang out' MORE' campaign has raised more than $5.2 million in the 18 hours since the polls closed Tuesday night in New Hampshire.

The campaign's average donation in that time frame was just $34, his campaign said in a release Wednesday. The $5.2 million beat Sanders' previous record for most money raised in less than a day.

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Sanders crushed rival Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonIntel Dem decries White House 'gag order' after Bannon testimony 'Total free-for-all' as Bannon clashes with Intel members Mellman: On Political Authenticity (Part 2) MORE in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday. During his victory speech, he urged people to donate to his campaign.

“I'm going to hold a fundraiser right here, right now, across America,” Sanders told the crowd at his victory speech in Concord, N.H.

“My request is please go to BernieSanders.com and contribute. Please help us raise the funds we need, whether it's $10 bucks, $20 bucks, or $50 bucks. Help up us raise the money we need to take the fight to Nevada, South Carolina, and the states on Super Tuesday.”

Sanders has been outraising Clinton of late. In January, his campaign raised $20 million, ahead of Clinton's $15 million.