Sanders becomes first Jewish candidate to win a state's primary

With his win in New Hampshire Tuesday night, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie SandersBernie SandersTrump glosses over virus surge during Florida trip The Hill's Coronavirus Report: Fauci says focus should be on pausing reopenings rather than reverting to shutdowns; WHO director pleads for international unity in pandemic response Ex-Sanders aide says Biden unity task forces need to go farther MORE became the first Jewish candidate to win a state's primary.

Sanders rarely speaks about his faith, but in a recent CNN town hall, he acknowledged his spirituality as a driving force behind his candidacy.

"It's a guiding principle in my life, absolutely, it is," Sanders said.

"I would not be running for president of the United States if I did not have very strong religious and spiritual feelings."