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Does The State Own Your Children?

by Steve MacDonald March 5, 2015

Rep. Josh Moore joins the program to discuss State Ed Empress Virgina Barry’s decree that no one shall opt out of any testing in her domain. They talk parents rights, the decline toward the socialist state, and the winner of the WTF of the week.  Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, […]

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50 Shades of Swimming

by Steve MacDonald March 5, 2015

We explore the problem of legislatures creating victimless crimes with unenforceable legislation like attaching flags to swimmers near boating lanes, and lapdog legislation.  Then the conversation shifts to the ineffectiveness of gun control laws and a discussion of deadly and non deadly force.  Listen to the entire podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, […]

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Net Neutrality, Taxes, and Fireworks

by Steve MacDonald March 4, 2015
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I was at CPAC but Skip, Mike and then Max kept things rolling with a discussion on Net Neutrality, sales and income taxes, and then–why not–trying to ban fireworks  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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Class Size vs. Student to Teacher Ratios

by Steve MacDonald March 2, 2015
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This months Education update covers the difference between the politically charged term “class size” and another education metric ‘Student to Teacher ‘ratios.  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 Stitcher.

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GrokTALK! February 28th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald March 1, 2015
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This week I call into the show from CPAC as Skip and Mike take the reins along with guests Jorge Mesa-Tejada (On education), Rep. Max Abramson (on Criminal justice and defining lethal and non-lethal force–among other issues), and Rep. Josh Moore on who owns the children – parents or educators. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream February 28th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 28, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday February 21st, 2015 from 9 am to 11am EST .   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 the Education update Max Abramson on Criminal Justice (just like the committee he should be sitting on) […]

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Special Election Candidate Yvonne Dean-Bailey

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2015
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Yvonne Dean-Bailey is a Republican candidate for a special election in Rockingham County district 32.  Yvonne joins us to talk issues, the campaign, and her priorities if elected to the House.  Listen to the entire podcast here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! February 28th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2015
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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! February 28th, 2015 – Starting at 9 am EST our guests are… Jorge Mesa-Tejada with the Education update Max Abramson on Criminal Justice (just like the committee he should be sitting on) Rep Josh Moore on the recent memo from Virginia Barry and the NH State Dept of Education. We’ll also have […]

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Hemp For Victory

by Steve MacDonald February 24, 2015
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Kirk and Kevin continue with part II on civil asset forfeiture, presumption of guilt, problems with the House clerk, the current Industrial hemp bill (Hemp for Victory!), labeling poker as a game of skill, video slot machines, and of course…Beer.  Listen to the entire podcast here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and […]

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Now A Message About Asset Fortfeiture

by Steve MacDonald February 23, 2015
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The police testified before the legislature that 1) they never really do that civil asset forfeiture thing but 2) if the legislature took it away from them they’d lose a lot of revenue? Want to hear more?  (Part one)    Listen to the entire podcast here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and […]

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Alton NH Taxpayer Arrested During Public Input (Update- Video Added)

by Steve MacDonald February 23, 2015
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The Town of Alton must be reading memos and emails from the Timberlane, Gilford, and Windham School districts. The board of selectman, during public comment, had a taxpayer arrested on the grounds that he had violated their recently enacted policy–enacted to shut people up.  In this case the taxpayer was arrested for disorderly conduct (no […]

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Jaspercrat Jamboree

by Steve MacDonald February 22, 2015
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Good Republican legislation is getting pigeon-holed by (r)epublican leadership because, well, they are spineless Jaspercrats dancing the tune of the Democrats that put them in power; plus the consent calendar, and keeping tabs on legislators, all in this weeks legislative update.  Listen to the entire podcast here. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter […]

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.223 Rally – 2015 Defend Your Rights: Intro ceremonies

by Skip February 21, 2015

Once again, intrepid and persistent Susan Olsen (and Grokster!) keeps the tradition alive with this year’s rally.  Cold, grey, breezy – the number of folks that attended was lower than last year to be sure but they took the time to come up on a freezing day – the hardiest of the hardy (and appreciated!).  […]

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GrokTALK! February 21st, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 21, 2015
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This week we talk about mini-dictator Shawn Jasper and the consent calendar; House leaderships approach to legislation they don’t want to defend; some painful facts about civil Asset Forfeiture and the NH House clerks office, and some good things about Industrial Hemp and Beer with Kevin Bloom and Kirk McNeil. We also talk to Doctor […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream – February 21st, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 21, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday February 21st, 2015 from 9 am to 11am EST . Watch for twitter updates with the hashtag #GrokTALK Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Today on GrokTALK! Guy Comtois with the legislative update Kevin Bloom and Kirk McNeil on Police […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK!, February 21st, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 20, 2015
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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! February 21st, 2015 – Starting at 9 am EST our guests are… Guy Comtois with the legislative update Kevin Bloom and Kirk McNeil on Police Militarization, Poker…and the NH House clerks office. Dr. Girard Gianoli on innovative health care solutions – like refusing 3rd party insurance. Yvonne Dean Baily  Republican candidate in […]

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Whose Rights Are They?

by Steve MacDonald February 19, 2015
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Natural rights. What are they? How do you know what they are? Where do they come from? Whose rights are they and what is governments role with regard to them?    Listen to the entire Podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us with you on iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, […]

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Yes, Pennsylvania, We’ve Got More of Your Residents Voting In NH

by Steve MacDonald February 18, 2015
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CNHT Chairman Ed Naile returns to the show to introduce us to some new names (Jenna Rackovan) in the potential interstate vote fraud rogues gallery. We talk tactics for identifying likely suspects and how to deal with them when your own state shows no interest.  Listen to the entire Podcast here Follow us on YouTube, […]

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Ron Moore – Storm Chaser

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2015
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In our first “official” (recurring) climate and weather segment Ron Moore, a real storm chaser, talks about his new book, the current winter storm pattern in New England, Climate, Global Warming, storm frequency and intensity, and what we could expect for the rest of the winter and heading into Spring. And! …his new eBook on […]

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Senator Andrew ‘Half-Baked’ Hosmer

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2015
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When a State Senator called a female activist’s statements about the right to self defense “half-baked” we took him to task in print at GraniteGrok.  When Saturday rolled around it was only natural that we would continue to have fun at his expense on the podcast.  Listen to the entire Podcast here Follow us on […]

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Greg Moore – Governor Hassan’s Budget Priorities

by Steve MacDonald February 16, 2015
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Greg Moore from Americans For Prosperity – NH comes on to talk about NH Gov. Maggie Hassan’s just released budget and why it has the wrong priorities.    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 Stitcher.

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Gilford NH School District Accused of Illegally Wire-tapping Students

by Steve MacDonald February 15, 2015
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Josh Youssef and Billy Baer join us to discuss how the Gilford School district has been illegally wire-tapping students on district school buses for years without providing proper notification to parents or students as required by law.  Listen to the entire Podcast here Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …And take us with […]

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GrokTALK! February, 14th 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2015
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GrokTALK! February, 14th 2015 After a week off we are back with Greg Moore on the governors budget; storm-chaser Ron Moore with weather and climate; Ed Naile has interstate vote-fraud news; Josh Youssef and Billy Baer discuss how a local school district was illegally wire-tapping students for years; and we talk SB 116 and introduce […]

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GrokTALK! Live Stream – February 7th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2015
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Live stream for Saturday February 7th, 2015 from 8;30am am to 11am EST . Watch for twitter updates with the hashtag #GrokTALK Live broadcast by UstreamIf you don’t see it here, you can always watch it at USTREAM.tv here. Today on GrokTALK! Greg Moore from AFP-NH on Maggie Hassan’s Budget Ron Moore  introduces our new […]

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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! February 14th, 2015

by Steve MacDonald February 13, 2015
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Tomorrow on GrokTALK! February 14th, 2015 the program begins EARLY! at 8:30 am with… Greg Moore from AFP-NH on Maggie Hassan’s Budget Guy Comtois with the latest legislative update Ron Moore  introduces our new weather and climate segment Ed Naile  has an interstate vote fraud update Josh Youssef explains how the Gilford School district violated […]

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Liberals Love Violence

by Steve MacDonald February 11, 2015
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We’ve observed on these pages repeatedly that the left’s opposition to private gun ownership has nothing to do with violence as they describe it.   Opposition to private gun ownership creates more of the violence they say they wish to prevent. It is no secret that the liberal elites have no problem with guns.  They are […]

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About that Drive By Shooting

by Steve MacDonald February 8, 2015
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In the second half of segment three we “explore?” the effect of gun restrictions on drive by shootings, the difference between firearms carry laws in New Hampshire now and if Constitutional carry passes, rifles and motor vehicles, and the revenue side of the license to carry debate. From the 1/31/2015 program. We did not record […]

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GrokTALK! is Off This Week

by Steve MacDonald February 6, 2015
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GrokTALK! is off this week.  OK.  You could make the case that we’re a little bit off every week, (Squirrels!) but we wont be whatever that is tomorrow.  Not in the studio in Concord at least. But we will be back on Valentines day for lovers of news, culture, and politics, with more guests, new […]

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Scott Wilson on the Sandy Hook II Report

by Steve MacDonald February 6, 2015
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Scott Wilson, president of the Connecticut Citizens Defense League (CCDL.us) joins us to review the latest report released by Gov. Dan Malloy’s Sandy Hook Commission. Sandy Hook 2 as it is known, makes recommendations for legislation to control firearms in Connecticut.    Listen to the entire Podcast Here! Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and […]

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Tossing the Elderly Under the Bus

by Steve MacDonald February 4, 2015
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We are reaping the “benefits” of expanding Medicaid as “unexpected” cost overruns just a few months in require $58 Million in cuts to the Health and Human Services Budget. The Democrat governor is cutting funding to nursing homes and mental health patients and the Democrat party is calling these cuts ‘Responsible.’  Listen to the entire […]

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