Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Belknap County Commissions – acting like Monty Python (“Run Away!”)

by Skip March 6, 2013

Yes, this is part of this post, where the emphasis was on how they left the County Attorney in a lurch – yes, she is an elected official but reports to the Commissioners (yet, the County Convention sets her budget). Yeah, playing politics.  It both rather amusing to watch this childish stunt (“Oh look, we’ll […]

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Belknap County (NH) Democrat House Rep Ruth Gulick – what did she compare the employees to?

by Skip March 6, 2013

I didn’t go to any of the Belknap County budget meetings this year – except for this last one.  I almost didn’t go to this one – a West Coast customer called so I didn’t even get out of the house until a half hour after the meeting started.  But you know, I remembered one […]

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Steve? Here’s the Republican names that voted for the HB617 Gas Tax:

by Skip March 6, 2013

Yeah Steve, the figure I’ve seen is up to $1 Billion in new taxes embedded in HB617 over the next few years – and YOU get to help pay for them each and every time you put the gas nozzle into tank for a fill-up (that is, if you can afford the 83% rise in […]

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Where Glen Reynolds tries a Drudge technique – on the Police

by Skip March 6, 2013

Which is to poke fun at someone declaring “Truth” by linking to their story and then linking to a story which, pretty much, destroy’s the first one: So, we all have seen how well “armored up” our local police have become over the past few years, and the ACLU story even mentions a town in […]

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Quote of the Day

by Susan Olsen March 6, 2013

From Ace: ‘Obama has three aspects which make the path of the tyrant likely: 1. He has a monstrous narcissism and actively encourages a pseud-religious passion in his followers. 2. He’s a socialist, and therefore believes in the totalizing power of government and politics. 3. He’s incompetent, and therefore can never solve a crisis and […]

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Project Veritas: When You Call 911, For The First Few Minutes “You’re On Your Own”!

by Mike March 6, 2013
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He’s Baack! James O’Keefe and the team sent an older citizen to ask local police what they should do in the event of a break in. Revealing quotes from the police, juxatposed with Biden’s buffoonery, and commonsense comments from Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke – Enjoy! To support James’ work, click here.

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Cynthia Chase Plays Solitaire During Floor Debate at NH State House.

by Steve MacDonald March 6, 2013

NH For Liberty has this great picture of Rhode Island transplant and ideological xenophobe Cynthia Chase (Democrat) playing a game of Solitaire on her nice, big, shiny tablet, during a House floor debate. Great job whomever– (I did not see a photo credit or I’d provide one.) I’ll be sure to send this up the ladder like […]

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How About A “Little” Tax Increase Scarecrow?

by Steve MacDonald March 6, 2013

The motion to suspend rules and introduce an amendment that would require funds raised for highways and bridges to be spent on Highways and bridges failed, with 51 Republicans voting with the Democrats against the motion. The following vote to raise New Hampshire’s gas tax 83% which includes funding things other than roads and bridges, passed 207-163, […]

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Anti-Second Amendment Granite State Pediatricians

by Rick Olson March 6, 2013

“If I could have banned them all – ‘Mr. and Mrs. America turn in your guns’ – I would have!”—Diane Feinstein The list below are all the pediatricians who signed onto the February 3, 2013 Open letter in the New Hampshire Union Leader Sunday News. Gwendolyn “Wendy” Gladstone, MD Elizabeth R Brown, MD, FAAP Gilbert […]

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Granite State Pediatricians and Guns

by Rick Olson March 6, 2013

“I am dying with the help of too many physicians.”   —Alexander the Great Over a month ago, a group of pediatric physicians in New Hampshire, “passed the hat,” and paid for a two-third-page advertisement in the New Hampshire Union Leader Sunday News, politically weighing in on the gun debate. For their roughly $3,000 spent, […]

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Google Gives Us A Hint About Warrentless Electronic Searches

by Steve MacDonald March 6, 2013

  From CNET Google today became the first Internet company to shed light on a highly secret — and controversial — warrantless electronic data-gathering technique used by the FBI. The technique allows FBI officials to send a secret request to Web and telecommunications companies requesting “name, address, length of service,” and other information about users […]

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From The Edge Of Sequestration…We’re Walking, And We’re Walking, And We’re Stopping. [Updated]

by Steve MacDonald March 6, 2013

In an effort to make sequestaria appear like a real crisis neither the White House nor the Vice Presidents residence will be conducting tours in the foreseeable future… because the evil Republicans voted for Obama’s bill and wouldn’t cave like the Democrats had planned. In response to this  Rep Louie Ghomert, Texas, has proposed an amendment to HR 933 that would force […]

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Kevin Sorbo again! Smart actors vs. low-information statists…

by Tim Condon March 6, 2013

Well, well! There’s a hostile remark to my blog post the other day about Kevin “Hercules” Sorbo (a rare movie star who isn’t an economic and political ignoramus). See, I said Sorbo was spot-on when he observed that “everything government touches they destroy” (you can see that blog post HERE; his observation about harmful and pernicious […]

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Franklin Pierce Day in New Hampshire

by Rick Olson March 6, 2013

“The only difference between a politician and a shopping cart is that a politician holds more liquor…” —Unknown House Bill 576 would establish  a “Franklin Pierce Day” in New Hampshire on Each November 23rd…the day following the anniversary of the death of another President. The bill states, The governor shall annually proclaim November 23rd as […]

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Jennifer Horn to Speak to Bedford Republican Committee

by Steve MacDonald March 6, 2013

For those of you in my neck of Hillsborough County, or points near and far with the interest, NH-GOP Chair Jennifer Horn will be speaking to the Bedford Republican Town Committee on Tuesday March 12th at 7:30. The meeting will be held at the Bedford Town Library, 3 Meetinghouse Road, Bedford. This might be a […]

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From a little old lady friend….

by Susan Olsen March 6, 2013

Words of wisdom…looks like it’s time to embroider another pillow.

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