2016 BPPA Pictures of the Year

09 – Politics

1st: Brian Snyder / Reuters

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and his wife Jane sit down to eat at Van Dam Diner in Queens, New York April 9, 2016.
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and his wife Jane sit down to eat at Van Dam Diner in Queens, New York April 9, 2016.

2nd: Brian Snyder / Reuters

U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton greets diners at Cedar Park Cafe in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania November 6, 2016.
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton greets diners at Cedar Park Cafe in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania November 6, 2016.

3rd: Nancy Lane / The Boston Herald

Former President Bill Clinton shushes people in the crowd as they call out to him while his wife, Democratic candidate for President Hillary Clinton speaks at a town hall event in Nashua, NH The former President introduced his wife before stepping off the stage.
Former President Bill Clinton shushes people in the crowd as they call out to him while his wife, Democratic candidate for President Hillary Clinton speaks at a town hall event in Nashua, NH The former President introduced his wife before stepping off the stage.

Honorable Mention: Elizabeth Frantz / The Concord Monitor

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush (center) waits to be introduced at a campaign event at New England College in Henniker on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Sen. Lindsey Graham (right) attended in support of the former Florida governor.
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush (center) waits to be introduced at a campaign event at New England College in Henniker on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. Sen. Lindsey Graham (right) attended in support of the former Florida governor.