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Bush, Carson Yet To File For New Hampshire Ballot

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — Time is running for several presidential candidates who want to get on New Hampshire's primary ballot next year.

The until the end of the week to file the proper paperwork and pay the $1,000 fee.

While most of the Republican candidates have already filed, former Gov. Jeb Bush and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson have not filed their paperwork. Neither have Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and former Govs. Mike Huckabee of Arkansas and George Pataki of New York.

Candidates can have someone file on their behalf, but Bush, Carson and Pataki are expected to file in person.

Many candidates use the filing as an opportunity to draw supporters to the Statehouse.

The three major Democratic candidates have already filed their paperwork.

New Hampshire's primary is expected to be held in early February.

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