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

With his win in New Hampshire Tuesday night, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie SandersBernie SandersOvernight Health Care — Presented by Partnership for America's Health Care Future — Pelosi unveils signature plan to lower drug prices | Trump says it's 'great to see' plan | Progressives pushing for changes Krystal Ball calls on Sanders to follow Yang's lead on war on drugs Buttigieg calls Warren 'evasive' on Medicare for all 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."