Monday, February 4, 2013

SB 0120 – Let’s name the names, shall we? Jeb Bradley (R), Sharon Carson (R), Bob Odell (R), Shawn Jasper (R), Gary Richardson (D)

by Skip February 4, 2013

Let me get this off my chest: I am now ashamed that GraniteGrok, Meet the New Press (our former radio show), and I, did all we could to help Jeb Bradley, the prime sponsor of this Act, beat “Bathroom Bud” Martin in that special election that seems so long ago.  I was told he was […]

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What Steve just said..

by Susan Olsen February 4, 2013

H’T Patheos

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SB 0120 – Bride of HB 1704 (2012) Political Speech For The Privelaged Few Makes A Come-Back

by Steve MacDonald February 4, 2013

SB 0120, sponsored by three New Hampshire Senate Republicans, a House Republican and a House Democrat, is nothing more than the free speech killing bride of the amendment to HB1704 proposed last year. It is the same language, placing the same similarly complex, overly demanding, ambiguous bureaucratic horse collar on political speech, which last May […]

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Black Swan: Obama’s actions created the TEA Party. Is the Establishment Old Guard Republicans are about to be black swanned?..

by Skip February 4, 2013

“ if you aren’t going to do what you say you would, we can no longer trust you“ I am beginning to think so.  Certainly here in NH during the last two election cycles, the enmity between what I would call the Old Guard Establishment (e.g., “I’m a Republican because…..I’m a Republican” and “who the […]

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I. Want. This. Video. To. Go. Viral.

by Tim Condon February 4, 2013

With this GG posting, I’m doing something different: Normally my posts go out to a list of like-minded libertarian and conservatives; it is part of a branching communication network which his helping to replace the former MSM information monopoly. But the video below is so important, and so well done, that non-conservatives and non-libertarians should all […]

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A Re-blogged Essay: The New Committees of Correspondence

by Tim Condon February 4, 2013

What follows below comes from a posting I made on GraniteGrok in 2010. I want to re-state it now, preparatory to my next posting (see above). It’s in large part about the American Revolutionary-era institutions known as the Committees of Correspondence. Here’s an edited version of what I said:

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A New Hampshire Income Tax By Hook or By Crook

by Steve MacDonald February 4, 2013

Tomorrow there is a hearing (10am – LOB 301) for HB 330. HB 330 would allow any county delegation in New Hampshire to adopt a ‘County Income tax’ to be administered by the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration (DRA). HB330 sells its tax as money that would go toward paying for education (public education […]

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18 USC 922 – Prohibited Persons

by Susan Olsen February 4, 2013

Cross-posted in its entirety: H/T Ace of Spades 18 USC 922 – Prohibited Persons “There’s all sorts of “discussion” about firearms law in this country, 99.99% of which is nonproductive blather not worth paying any attention to because of all the intentional distortions being spread by participants propagandists. I use the word “intentional” here very […]

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