Monday, October 24, 2011

GrokTALK! Special Interview – speaking of new news – Exclusive interview with Carolyn McKinney, acting Chair of the Republican Liberty Caucus of NH

by Skip October 24, 2011

As Andrew Hemingway has taken a leave of absence from the RLCNH to work for Newt Gingrich’s 2012 Presidential campaign, Carolyn McKinney has stepped up to the Chair position.  GraniteGrok had the opportunity to be the first to interview her this afternoon. Part 1: Part 2:

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#OccupyJupiter

by Steve MacDonald October 24, 2011

Maybe 1%er Richard Branson will load up all the #OWS protesters into the first Virgin Galactic space vehicle–and take half of Hollywood (also 1%ers) on a trip to right this universal wrong?

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Why pay for old news when you can get it new for free?

by Steve MacDonald October 24, 2011

Hours before anyone else in New Hampshire, GraniteGrok had a detailed post up on the joint statement released by the people formerly known as Michele Bachmann’s New Hampshire campaign staff.

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Jeff Chidester speaks about the Bachmann TEAM-NH mass resignation

by Skip October 24, 2011

Well, in addition to the joint memo that the former Bachmann staffers released earlier today, Jeff Chidester went on with WGIR’s Paul Wescott to talk about the strife that the National campaign staff that led to that mass resignation of the entire NH based staff. I watched Michele on the Sunday show (FoxNews Sunday with […]

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Listen to what Ron Paul has to say….

by Tim Condon October 24, 2011

Here he is on Meet the Press yesterday. Query: How much of what Dr. Paul says do you disagree with?

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SO…you go out on a date with your girlfriend…to a movie…

by Tim Condon October 24, 2011

…and it is… Not. Looking. Good….

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Breaking News! Sununu endorses Romney!

by Skip October 24, 2011

Of course he does…did anyone really expect otherwise? I did get a kick out of Jon Huntsman’s campaign comment on this endorsement: Governor Sununu, Over the course of this campaign you have made it abundantly clear that you would endorse a conservative governor – a laudable criterion. However, I am surprised that you believe Mitt […]

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Team-NH of the Bachmann Campaign

by Skip October 24, 2011

News has been floating around for a few days about whether or not some of the staffers for Michele Bachmann had quit, none had quit, or all had quit.  Here is their joint statement (and I have a comment at the end): Manchester, NH – October 23, 2011: For Immediate Release The Team-NH of the […]

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Yeah, this is about right

by Skip October 24, 2011

(H/T: International Liberty)

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Data Point – how much income to be in the top 1%?

by Skip October 24, 2011

From CNN:  

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10 Golden Rules of Effective Taxation

by Skip October 24, 2011

Obama on "effective" taxation: GIBSON: All right. You have, however, said you would favor an increase in the capital gains tax. As a matter of fact, you said on CNBC, and I quote, "I certainly would not go above what existed under Bill Clinton," which was 28 percent. It’s now 15 percent. That’s almost a […]

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