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GrokTALK! – Doctors Talk ObamaCare

by Steve MacDonald November 22, 2014
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This week on GrokTALK! Dr. Joe Hannon is up first to give us an update on the disruptive force that is ObamaCare and Medicaid Expansion to patients and healthcare professionals. Then we are joined by Dr. Jeffrey Singer, an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute and Doc Squads member, to talk about what ObamaCare has […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for November 22nd 2014

by Steve MacDonald November 22, 2014
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This week on GrokTALK! Dr. Joe Hannon is up first to give us a local update on the destructive force that is ObamaCare. Next up is Dr. Jeffrey Singer, an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute and Doc Squads member to talk about what ObamaCare has done to his patients and to discuss the 2014 […]

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GrokTALK! Guns, Crime, Morality, Oh My!

by Steve MacDonald November 21, 2014
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In this segment we talk California’s new court-ordered shall issue gun law, the Right to self defense, Crime, Morality, Leadership, Scott Walker – who is a template for Republican success that needs to be followed here in NH if not everywhere.  Then we  pivot to Bill O’Brien (who did get elected Speaker of the NH […]

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Susan and Kimberly on WNTK: Womens Defense League of NH

by Skip November 21, 2014

Being interviewed by Ben Sarro on WNTK 99.7 FM:

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Jonathan Last – The Seven Deadly Virtues

by Steve MacDonald November 19, 2014
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  Jonathan Last, is a senior writer at the Weekly Standard and the editor of The Seven Deadly Virtues.  He joins GrokTALK! for a discussion about the book, the talent–PJ O’Rourke, Jonah Goldberg, Michael Graham, Matt Labash, and 14 more–and the culture that made such a funny look at virtue such a great idea. The […]

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What To Do About Obama

by Steve MacDonald November 17, 2014
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Radio host Pete Ingemi joins us to talk about the changing dynamics in congress, what Republican majorities might, can, could, or shouldn’t do in the next two years, and why every Democrat must be made to understand that there is a long term price for whatever Barack Obama does that he will never have to […]

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GrokTALK! with Jonathan Last, Pete Ingemi, and Tom Flaherty

by Steve MacDonald November 15, 2014
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This week Senior writer for The Weekly Standard Jonathan Last joins us to talk about his recent book ‘The Seven Deadly Virtues.*’  Before that DaTechGuy Pete Ingemi gives us his thoughts on the election, the lame duck congress, and the new Republican Majority.  And, as always, there is this weeks Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, and our […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for November 15th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald November 15, 2014
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This week on GrokTALK! from The Weekly Standard, Jonathan Last joins us to talk about the new book “The Seven Deadly Virtues.” Radio host Pete Ingemi — DaTech guy — gives us a requiem on the 2014 elections.  We’ll offer up some thoughts on the vote for House Speaker coming up on Tuesday.  Is it […]

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Post Election Analysis With Speaker Bill O’Brien

by Steve MacDonald November 10, 2014
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We continue our post election analysis with Greg Moore, and are then joined by former NH House Speaker Bill O’Brien (he does join us mid segment), to get his thoughts on the November 2014 election results. Listen to the entire podcast here and our previous segment with Greg Moore here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, […]

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Post Election Round Up with Greg Moore – AFP-NH

by Steve MacDonald November 10, 2014

Greg Moore is the NH State Directer for Americans for Prosperity and a former NH House chief of staff.  He joins us to discuss the election, the lefts presidential ground game for the midterm in NH, the new Republican majorities, and state and federal level losses (like Scott Brown) by the numbers. Greg Moore AFP-NH […]

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GrokTALK! Post Election Round Up!

by Steve MacDonald November 8, 2014

This week on GT it’s a post election round up with AFP-NH’s Greg Moore, Former NH House Speaker Bill O’Brien, the Tenth Amendment Centers Michael Boldin, and NH State Senate Candidate George Lambert. (Lost the first 9 minutes but I’ll rebuild that from video for the segment release.) Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and […]

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Post Election Round Up with Greg Moore, Bill O’Brien, Michael Boldin, and George Lambert

by Steve MacDonald November 8, 2014

This week on GT it’s a post election round up with AFP-NH’s Greg Moore, Former House Speaker Bill O’Brien, the Tenth Amendment Centers Michael Boldin, and NH State Senate Candidate George Lambert If you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Live broadcast by Ustream

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GT Post Election Round Up with Greg Moore, Bill O’Brien, Michael Boldin, and George Lambert

by Steve MacDonald November 8, 2014
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This week on GrokTALK!  it’s a post election round up with AFP-NH’s Greg Moore, Former House Speaker Bill O’Brien, The Tenth Amendment Centers Michael Boldin, and NH State Senate Candidate George Lambert, along with Mike, Skip, and Steve. Saturday Morning, 9 to 11am, right here.

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Jeanne Shaheen The Aisle-Crossing Machine (Take 2)

by Steve MacDonald November 7, 2014
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Liberal Democrat Jeanne Shaheen sold herself as this reach across the aisle role-model, as if she had a chronic case of whatever the OCD equivalent of bipartisanship might be.  The truth was far different.  She backed president Obama’s agenda 99% of the time which makes her a good Democrat, a liar (sorry, that’s redundant), and […]

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Darlene Pawlik – NH Right to Life

by Steve MacDonald November 6, 2014
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Darlene Pawlik from New Hampshire Right to Life joins us to talk about the defense of the pre-born, the rights of those nearing the end of their natural lives, the language of the left, the value of life, the very real effect of abortion on women, why life begins at conception and  more… Listen to […]

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Candidate Interviews – GrokTALK!

by Steve MacDonald November 3, 2014
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Sorry about the images of me…I’d just assume those did not show up when I embed iHeart audio, but there it is. What I’d like you to focus on is the candidates we talked to.  In the past few weeks we’ve had a lot of candidates telling us what needs doing in New Hampshire and […]

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GrokTALK! – Candidate Emily O’Neil Challenges RINO

by Steve MacDonald November 3, 2014
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Candidate Emily O’Neil joins us to talk about her campaign and the issues (she is running as a write in: Bedford).  Emily lost her race by a handful of votes and is running to displace a tax and spend, D rated, anti gun Republican – Terry Wolf.  Emily focuses on how we need to make […]

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“Who will the elite media vote for”, James Pindell?

by Skip November 2, 2014

James Pindell – in the footsteps of George Stephanopolous and Candy Crowly, you put yourself squarely as “Poster Boy” for this ad this cycle: Don’t worry James, as I have pointed out before, your WMUR compadres have blazed that trail for you. (H/T: Campaign Spot)

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GrokTALK! November 1st, 2014 Pete Ingemi, Darlene Pawlik, and Emily O’Neil

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2014
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This Week – Why a local reporter made national news, Radio host Pete Ingemi updates us on elections in Massachusetts, Darlene Pawlik from New Hampshire right to life shares her story, and candidate Emily O’Neil talks about real feminism, not the progressive plantation variety. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us […]

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Today on GrokTALK! – headlines

by Skip November 1, 2014

During the show (Segment 1), I brought up a few headlines – here’s the links and a snippet from each Kaci Hickox: Ebola’s Sandra Fluke <snip> Fluke was unabashed in her demands, citing $3,000 in birth control expenses as one of the reasons Americans should be forced to finance contraception for women who feel others […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream – Pete Ingemi, Darlene Pawlik, and Emily O’Neil

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2014
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This week on GrokTALK! we do a pre-election round up joined by radio host Pete Ingemi, DaTechGuy. After that, Darlene Pawlik from New Hampshire Right to Life joins us, and after that, we are expecting candidate Emily O’Neil. Listen in from 9am to 11am, right here! If you don’t see it here, you can always […]

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Guy Comtois – A Business Friendly NH

by Steve MacDonald October 30, 2014
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New Hampshire House Candidate Guy Comtois joins us talk about policy to attract businesses to New Hampshire, dealing with an aging population, tolerating congressional hypocrisy (we shouldn’t), wresting control of media and the message to balance things out a bit, and the cost of shifting power back down to towns and states. (You can email […]

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What’s It Like Running As A Write-In Candidate?

by Steve MacDonald October 29, 2014
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Write in Candidate Christine Ivinjack (NH House – Weare)  joins us to talk about her race, the issues, and how the other candidates feel about her running a write-in.  (Hint- they don’t like it.) We also touch on the Weare’s police chief problem, and a few other choice topics as well. Learn more about Christine […]

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GrokTALK! Dave DeVoy for Belknap County Commissioner

by Steve MacDonald October 28, 2014
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Dave DeVoy joins us to provide some insight into something very few folks think much about in New Hampshire -  county politics.  Dave is running for County commissioner in Belknap county and shares his priorities if elected, and explains some of what goes on at this level of government. You can listen to the entire […]

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GrokTALK! – The Politics of Access

by Steve MacDonald October 27, 2014
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Plenty of topics in segment one, as always, but you can’t run away from the theme; the folks who stand on principle are the bad guys while everyone else capitulates and tries to cover it up by claiming it’s bipartisan.  Should we pronounce it like Courtesans? Then there’s Jebola, this weeks Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, angry […]

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GrokTALK! October 25th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald October 25, 2014
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This week, we touch on tons of topics including the politics of access, caving on principles,  some county politics, and  how government regulation and taxation affects small businesses, and how New Hampshire in particular disadvantages its small business owners.   Joining us are Jane Cormier, and candidates David DeVoy, Christine Ivinjack, and Guy Comtois. (If […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for Oct 25th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald October 25, 2014
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This week we are joined by candidates David DeVoy, Christine Ivinjack, and Guy Comtois. There’s also this weeks Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Elections right around the corner. And we’ve always got plenty of commentary on the news of the day–with a conservative New Hampshire perspective.  And…we might even have some special guests stopping by. If you […]

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This Week on GrokTALK! Saturday October 25th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald October 24, 2014
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This week we are joined by candidates David DeVoy, Christine Ivinjack, and Guy Comtois. There’s this weeks Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.  Elections right around the corner.   We’ve always got plenty of commentary on the news of the day–with a conservative New Hampshire perspective. And we might even have some special guests stopping by. Check it out, […]

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How About Gun Safety Classes In NH Public Schools?

by Steve MacDonald October 23, 2014
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Robert Forsythe is running for the New Hampshire House, and this is a segment the Democrat trackers should love. Pro second amendment- he wants to start a gun safety, hunter safety class in public Junior High or High Schools, and he explains why.  And why every firearm owner should open carry.  We touch on right […]

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An Intelligent Conversation About Energy

by Steve MacDonald October 22, 2014
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Former State Senate Candidate Steve Kenda continues the discussion of energy along with Susan Olsen (our on staff energy expert), as we delve into capacity, delivery, plant shutdowns, and what New England needs realistically to meet the demands of the Northeast market.  Then there’s the circular cabal within the PUC, we talk China’s pollution, RGGI, […]

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