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The Viability of Principles – In the Womb of the Senate

by Steve MacDonald April 27, 2015

Over 40 states (including liberal states) have protections for pre-born children killed in the womb as a result of criminal act but some elected officials in NH would rather take the low road bringing into question the “viability” of their principles in the ‘womb’ of the state senate. You can listen to the complete podcast […]

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GrokTALK! – Casinos, Carry Bills, and Bond Ratings

by Steve MacDonald April 26, 2015
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Is New Hampshire on the cusp of a Casino Gambling embrace? What are the odds we’ll finally pass constitutional carry? And could a bill in the Legislature damage the state’s bond rating and open the door to an endless string of taxpayer backed bailouts? You can listen to the complete podcast here Follow us on […]

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GrokTALK! April 25th, 2015 – The Videos

by Skip April 25, 2015

Yes, tech problems this morning galore and as a result, the video from the first segment on GrokTALK! with NH State Rep Max Abramson on a Legislative Update was lost (the livestream cam kept cutting out – sorry Max!). However, we marshalled on and hopefully next week, things will go a bit better. Segment 1b – […]

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GrokTALK! April 25th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2015
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Despite a host of unusual technical challenges this week (including losing 5 1/2 minutes mid-show), we salvaged a great program for you. David Bozell from ForAmerica joined us to talk about bad tax policy and how almost everyone in Washington is to blame; Ed Naile updates us on the complete lack of ballot integrity in […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for April 25th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday April 25th, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . (Look for updates on Twitter @nhstevemacd or #GrokTALK

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! April 25th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 24, 2015
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This week on GrokTALK! April 25th, 2015, 9am – 11 am EST Legislative and Life Updates What happened when Vote Fraud went to the NH State Supreme Court  SB (Save Balsams) 30 Bailout update on this weeks hearing President of ForAmerica David Bozell on Tax reform A WTF, Throwdown between Hillary, Bill Shaheen, and Chimpanzees. […]

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603 Alliance – Congressman Steve King

by Steve MacDonald April 24, 2015
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Congressman Steve King (R- Iowa) speaks at the 603 Alliance Grassroots Summit about restoring American exceptionalism, defending the constitution, respect for the rule of law, the need to defeat radical Islam, and 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! – Boondoggle

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2015
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Senate Bill 30 wants to take 28 million in taxpayer money to give it to a rich guy for a resort bail out boondoggle and no you wont get a free night, a dinner, nothing but the tab.  Kevin Bloom joins us to talk about the details, the gymnastics, and all the things that are […]

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603 Alliance – Jack Kimball On Liberty

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2015
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The next speaker at the 603 Alliance Grassroots summit is former NH-GOP chair and candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, Jack Kimball.  Jack speaks on the erosion of liberty, IRS and EPA intimidation, and the need to stand up against the never-ending onslaught of government interference in our every-day lives. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, […]

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GrokTALK! – Park Free Or Die

by Steve MacDonald April 22, 2015
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We explore the power politics game among both Republicans and Democrats, in the legislature and in primaries; how some elected officials will vote against their own principles out of fear of retribution from a leadership that is supposed to share those principles but does not; and that some of them will flip just to  keep […]

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603 Alliance – Dr. Betsy McCaughey

by Steve MacDonald April 21, 2015
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The 603 Alliance held a grassroots summit on Sunday to promote conservative, pro-liberty principles. Over the next week or two I will be posting speeches from that summit beginning with Dr. Betsy McCaughey. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter   Listen on your mobile device or PC on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, TuneIn, […]

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GrokTALK! – Pete Ingemi from the NH First in the Nation Summit

by Steve MacDonald April 21, 2015
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Radio Host Pete Ingemi – DaTechGuy – give us his thoughts from last weekends First In the Nation Summit in Nashua, New Hampshire, where activists and presidential candidates both likley and declared gathered for the two-day event. Listen to the Entire Program Here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with […]

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GrokTALK! With Carly Fiorina

by Steve MacDonald April 20, 2015
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Former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina joins us for a Q&A on Common Core, dealing with bureaucracies, spending and budgets, Congressional responsibility, health Care in the US, and what the GOP can do to win the Presidency. Listen to the Entire Program Here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with […]

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Superintendents v. School Boards

by Steve MacDonald April 20, 2015
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Jorge Mesa-Tejada delivers our education update on what an SAU is (School Administrative Unit) and how Superintendents–the administrative leaders of the administrative units–have seized powers reserved to the School Boards Listen to the Entire Program Here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, TuneIn, […]

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GrokTALK! – Laurie Materials and Corrupt Cops

by Steve MacDonald April 19, 2015
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Max Abramson gives us an update on his Self defense case and explores the issue with Laurie Materials and dealing, not just with corrupt cops but when they protect each other to the detriment of the people they are supposed to serve. Listen to the Entire Program Here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and […]

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603 Alliance Grassroots Summit Live Stream

by Steve MacDonald April 19, 2015

We are streaming live from the 603 Alliance Grassroots Summit at the Crowne Plaza in Nashua NH. (List of speakers here) Event is from 9:30 am to 3pm EST Video Live Stream Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here.  

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Did FCC Internet Ruling Hit a Statutory Wall In NH?

by Steve MacDonald April 19, 2015
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How much is New Hampshire taxing residents for phone or Internet service and what efforts are underway to expand or repeal these taxes? … What I discovered while seeking the answer was a regulatory history that not only sought to roll back taxes on internet access but that may also have codified language in state […]

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GrokTALK! April 18th 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 18, 2015
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This week we are joined by Carly Fiorina; Max Abramson guest-co-hosts as well as updating us on his self-defense case and providing a legislative update;  Jorge Mesa-Tejada explains what SAU’s are and discusses their true role and their relevance; Pete Ingemi reports in from the First in the Nation Summit, and Kevin Bloom joins us […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! April 18th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 17, 2015
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Our guests this week on GrokTALK! April 18th, 9am – 11 am EST Former Hewlett Packard CEO and US Senate Candidate Carly Fiorina Max Abramson  with the legislative update Jorge Mesa-Tejada is back to talk education The Concord Monitor’s Mask slips Plus the WTF, the News of the Week, And then there’s that First in […]

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GrokTALK! – School Choice in Croydon, NH Part III

by Steve MacDonald April 17, 2015
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We continue the school choice discussion touching on who benefits from a voucher program, how Croydon is ready to go court if they are forced  (because state law and the state constitution are on their side), a bit of what the law actually says, and a look at the real costs of public education. You […]

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GrokTALK! – What’s Up With ‘Life’ In NH?

by Steve MacDonald April 16, 2015
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Susan Olsen takes a few minutes to finish up on SB 116 (Vermont Carry), with a hint that the next issue is who in state government is keeping lists of gun owners in violation of state law.  Then Jane Cormier steps over and in to give us a New Hampshire Right to Life Update. We […]

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GrokTALK! – School Choice in Croydon, NH Part II

by Steve MacDonald April 15, 2015
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We continue our discussion with Jody Underwood about how Croydon, NH discovered a taxpayer-funded School voucher program already in existing New Hampshire law, we cover what the state constitution actually says about education, and what State School Board chair Virgina Barry  tried to leave out of that debate when she insisted Croydon stop their School […]

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GrokTALK! School Choice: Croydon, NH Part I

by Steve MacDonald April 15, 2015
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Jody Underwood joins us to discuss Croydon, New Hampshire’s journey to school choice, details, background, and the state’s changing reaction to the plan. You can listen to the entire program here 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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A Woman’s Right To Self Defense

by Steve MacDonald April 14, 2015
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In part II of our interview with Campus Reform contributor and NH Special election candidate Yvonne Dean-Bailey we talk about women’s self-defense, constitutional carry as a women’s rights issue, Laura “Pantaloons” (you have to listen to find out who that is), and gun rights on college campuses.  (If you would like to donate or volunteer […]

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GrokTALK! – Yvonne Dean-Bailey

by Steve MacDonald April 14, 2015
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Campus Reform contributor and NH Special election candidate Yvonne Dean-Bailey, a 19 year old female conservative candidate, returns to talk about her primary win and the upcoming special election. Part I of II  (If you would like to donate or volunteer please go here) You can listen to the entire program here Follow us on […]

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The Discrimination Behind Carry Licenses

by Steve MacDonald April 13, 2015
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Susan Olsen updates us on the current “constitutional carry” bill in the legislature and on why firearms carry permits were first introduced in the early part of the 20th century. You can listen to the entire program here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, […]

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GrokTALK! – Hot Sauce, Uber, Trees, and Taxes!

by Steve MacDonald April 13, 2015
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We start this weeks program with California vs. Sriracha sauce, Uber vs. Taxi Medallions, Seeing the Forest for the Socialist Trees, and keeping your tax dollars from leaving your state in the first place. You can listen to the entire program here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you […]

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GrokTALK! April 11th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 11, 2015
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This week our guests are Susan Olsen (2A and Legislative update), Yvonne Dean-Bailey (Special election candidate for the NH House), Jody Underwood (On school choice, vouchers, and Education in Croydon, NH), and Jane Cormier drops in for an update from NH Right to Life.  We’ve also got Uber, Down-shifting, decentralization, forest management, local control, and […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream for April 11th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald April 11, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday April 11th, 2015 from 9 am to 11 am EST . (Look for updates on Twitter @nhstevemacd or #GrokTALK ) Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Today on GrokTALK!; Susan Olsen with 2A and legislative updates Yvonne Dean Bailey  fresh […]

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GrokTALK! – Mark Osbourne and the Budget Battle in Derry

by Steve MacDonald April 10, 2015
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Mark Osbourne joins the show to give us an inside look at what is becoming a no-holds-barred budget battle  between a town council elected to lower the tax rate and public employees fear-mongering to prevent any cuts to the budget. You can listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and […]

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