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GrokTALK! with Jazz Shaw from Hot Air Part II

by Steve MacDonald May 20, 2015

In part II of our conversation with Jazz Shaw we continue with the pension problems in places like Illinois and how their influence and Democrat power politics can ruin an otherwise perfectly good state–making it almost economically uninhabitable. Part I with Jazz is Here   –   Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube,USTREAM, […]

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Contracts, Payrolls, and School Budgets

by Steve MacDonald May 18, 2015
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Public School budgets are increasingly swallowed up by payroll and benefits (The high cost of labor). Jorge Mesa-Tejada joins to talk about contracts and how School Boards are responsible for such inflated budgets. Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube,USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, […]

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GrokTALK! – Special Elections

by Steve MacDonald May 18, 2015
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Max Abramson joins us to talk special elections (three of them) and recent controversies including the email hoax in which a paid Democrat campaign staffer sent an email to the press pretending to be the Republican opponent resigning from that race. (Reminder – Rockingham 32 Special Election is tomorrow) Listen to the entire podcast here […]

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GrokTALK! – More Reasons NOT to Nominate Jeb Bush

by Steve MacDonald May 17, 2015
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David Bozell from ForAmerica is back to talk about why we should not nominate Jeb Bush as the Republican candidate for President, in case you didn’t already have enough reasons of your own.  Why Lindsey Graham is actually running for President. And a few other presidential primary observations. Listen to the entire podcast here Follow […]

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GrokTALK! May 16th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 16, 2015
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Jazz Shaw, David Bozell, Max Abramson, and Jorge Mesa-Tejada join us to talk school budgets, Primaries, Special Elections, Illinois Politics, Secession movements, Email Hoaxes, the Stephanoctopus, and a lot more. Follow us on YouTube,USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker,TuneIn, or Stitcher.

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GrokTALK! Live Stream May 16th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 16, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday May 16th, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . (Look for updates on Twitter @nhstevemacd or #GrokTALK) Audio Live Stream (no interruptions) Video Live Stream Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Today on GrokTALK!; Jorge Mesa-Tejada with an […]

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Is There Life Before Conception?

by Steve MacDonald May 14, 2015
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We spend a few minutes speaking to Jane Cormier about HB560 and SB 40 (fetal homicide legislation) then spend the segment on this weeks Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.  We’ve got RNC Committeeman Steve Duprey on the WTF docket along with the goings on in Garland, the media’s disregard for free speech (when they label it hate […]

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GrokTALK! – End the Export-Import Bank

by Steve MacDonald May 14, 2015
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Brent Gardner, the VP of Government Affairs at American’s For Prosperity, joins the program to discuss the Export Import bank and why it is time to shut it down for good. Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube,USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker,TuneIn, or […]

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GrokTALK! – With Michelle Levell: Education Bills

by Steve MacDonald May 13, 2015
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Education advocate Michelle Levell explains two very important educations bill up for a vote this week. HB 323 would incorporate more testing and statewide control and allow common core to dig its claws further into New Hampshire.  HB 323 must die. HB 603, on the other hand, would secure a parents right to opt out […]

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GrokTALK! – Congress Passed A Budget?

by Steve MacDonald May 12, 2015
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Greg Moore asks why is it remarkable that congress passed a budget? Is it even more remarkable that what “passes” for a budget might someday be balanced?  We also talk about budget priorities, tax reform, business taxes, and more.  Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube,USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us […]

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GrokTALK! – Greg Moore: Was Income Inequality Messaging a Loser?

by Steve MacDonald May 12, 2015
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Is the left’s sales pitch on income inequality a loser when it comes to elections?  In part I AFP-NH state director Greg Moore joins us to examine the recent British elections, including the symmetry of their income inequality messaging and Democrat losses in 2014 and the Labor parties losses last week.  Listen to the entire […]

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GrokTALK! – The Balsams Financing Scam

by Steve MacDonald May 11, 2015
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As a bill that would allow tax payer funded bailouts passed the NH House we discover the details of the financing agreement behind the boondoggle the bill was meant to fund in the first place.  Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on […]

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GrokTALK! – If She Were a Democrat They’d Love Her

by Steve MacDonald May 10, 2015
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If Rockingham district 32 special election candidate Yvonne Dean-Bailey were a Democrat she would be their poster child for the 21st century legislator.  Young, female, raised by a single mom, worked had to get scholarships, attended Phillips-Exeter academy and a well-regarded college, interned for both a US Senator and a Congressperson, and writes for a […]

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GrokTALK! May 9th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 9, 2015
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Kimberly Morin (writer for Manchester Buzz, GraniteGrok, and The Federalist Papers), Greg Moore (AFP-NH), Brent Gardner (VP of Govt Affairs- AFP), Michelle Levell (Education advocate), and Jane Cormier (Life Advocate) join us to talk about special elections, Bailout bills, the Export Import Bank, recent British elections, education legislation, Fetal homicide, and a lot more. *This […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for May 9th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 9, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday May 9th, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . (Look for updates on Twitter @nhstevemacd or #GrokTALK) Audio Live Stream (no interruptions) (After the show this becomes a podcasted audio copy – note: there are 49 seconds of dead air before the stream starts but the entire show is […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! May 9th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 8, 2015
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This week on GrokTALK! May 9th, 2015, 9am – 11 am EST Kimberly Morin brings her rhetorical flame thrower (find out who she is pointing it at) From AFP-NH – Greg Moore joins us Brent Gardner, the Vice President of Government Affairs at Americans for Prosperity will talk about ending the Export-Import Bank. Michelle Levell […]

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603 Alliance – Sharron Angle

by Steve MacDonald May 8, 2015
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You may know Sharron Angle as the Nevada Republican who challenged Harry Reid for the US Senate but when she spoke at the 603 Alliance Grassroots summit we learned that since then she has been very active, with an emphasis on uncovering, reporting, and ending election corruption. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter […]

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GrokTALK! – Next Winter is Gonna…

by Steve MacDonald May 7, 2015
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The long range forecast for next winter is…a lot like the past two. Our Storm Chaser Ron Moore confirms the bad news as we talk about that, tornado and hurricane season, and what really drives climate. Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you […]

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603 Alliance – Jane Cormier

by Steve MacDonald May 7, 2015
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Jane Cormier from New Hampshire Right to Life speaks at the 603 Alliance Grassroots Summit on the matter of liberty and how it is connected to life. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, TuneIn, or Stitcher.

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GrokTALK! – GOP It’s Hard to Know Ya!

by Steve MacDonald May 5, 2015
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We talk Jaspercrats on the House Judiciary Committee (hello! primary); NH RNC Committeemen (and women) actively undermining the Republican party platform; and the Republican House passed a bill to harpoon local transparency this week. We also spend some time on the casinos, the Hoell amendment, and other stabs at liberty with regard to gambling. Listen […]

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GrokTALK! – Greg Kline on the Baltimore Riots Part II

by Steve MacDonald May 4, 2015
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In Part II of our interview with Gregory Kline from RedMaryland.com, we look at the reality of the situation on the ground. Homegrown vs. Outside influence? The Police response. The Governor’s response vs. the Mayor’s response. And has the city been mismanaged leading up to the riots. Listen to part I here, or  the entire […]

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GrokTALK! with Greg Kline – Baltimore Riots Part I

by Steve MacDonald May 4, 2015
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Gregory Kline from RedMaryland.com joins us with a warning for Conservatives about some of the Baltimore Riot narratives gaining traction.  We also talk about the city, policing, and the politics.  Part I of II Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, […]

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A Shot Over the Bond Ratings Bow

by Steve MacDonald May 3, 2015
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Wednesday there will be a vote on a bill to make it easier for the state to back private projects with taxpayer money.  We explore what this might do to the bond rating and debt service, who this serves, and what future boondoggles we might expect should it pass. Listen to the entire podcast here […]

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GrokTALK! – May 2nd, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 2, 2015
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Greg Kline from RedMaryland.com gives us an in-state look at the Baltimore Riots. We’ve also got a weather/climate update from Ron Moore, updates on casinos and concealed carry, and the NHGOP gets the WTF of the week. (Plus you get about 90 seconds of pre-show before the program actually begins..) Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for May 2nd, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 2, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday May 2nd, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . (Look for updates on Twitter @nhstevemacd or #GrokTALK) Audio Live Stream (no interruptions) Video Live Stream Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Today on GrokTALK!; Greg Kline from RedMaryland.com […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! May 2nd, 2015

by Steve MacDonald May 1, 2015
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This week on GrokTALK! May 2nd, 2015, 9am – 11 am EST Greg Kline from RedMaryland.com will joins us with an in-state report on the Baltimore Riots We’ve got the week in legislation – and it was a busy week Storm chaser Ron Moore returns with a climate update We’ll find out who won the […]

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Monkey Business

by Steve MacDonald April 30, 2015
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How about a judge giving legal rights to Chimpanzees in a US court of law? “Where would you stick it?” Cigars for Hillary.  Kelly McAyotte rubber-stamping the Loretta Lynch nomination.  And while we’re there, we revisit why Republican leadership in congress is shaping up to be the GOP’s worst enemy. You can listen to the […]

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GrokTALK! – David Bozell From ForAmerica

by Steve MacDonald April 30, 2015
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David Bozell from ForAmerica joins us, to talk tax policy, Republican Primaries and DC politics. David Bozell: “The president can declare whatever the heck he wants. He can declare that they sky is green and grass is blue. And it is up to the congress to determine whether or not they are going to appropriate […]

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GrokTALK! – Balsams And Bailouts And Boondoggles, Oh My!

by Steve MacDonald April 29, 2015
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Senate Bill 30 makes changes to state law that could allow a never ending series of taxpayer backed bailouts of private ventures.  The first of these, which is what motivated the legislation, is the Balsams Bailout- a time-share resort / Money pit.  Kimberly Morin sat through the hearing for the bill and gives us an […]

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GrokTALK! – Protecting Vote Stealers Part II

by Steve MacDonald April 29, 2015
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Ed Naile: “New Hampshire is going to have to explain why you want to protect out of state voters that steal my vote in New Hampshire. Tell us why the court system wants to do that, the ACLU wants to do that, the League of Women Voter(s) wants to do that, and the Secretary of […]

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