Karen Testerman

GrokTV: III% rally in support of CCDL Gun rally in Hartford, CT

by Skip April 13, 2014

I’m late in processing and posting these video – many apologies!  Last Saturday, a new group in New Hampshire by the name of the III% (i., the 3%) held a rally at the State Capital Building in Concord, NH in support of the Connecticut Citizens Defense League’s rally defending the Second Amendment in CT (at which Grokster […]

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A Tale of Two Senators: Rubens vs Brown

by Mike April 13, 2014

All the smart money says that telegenic, Washington-funded, experienced, FORMER Senator Scott Brown is the one to run against Jeanne Shaheen. While they are betting on Brown, they advise him to be uncontroversial, to avoid ‘extreme’ positions, to remember that the fight is over the middle 20%. What if they were completely wrong? At my […]

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Who Seeks To Be Our NH Ambassador to DC?

by Mike April 4, 2014

AKA Senator: Representing the Sovereign state of New Hampshire, and carrying our wishes to DC, not the other way around. You may have thought that we’d converted into “notbrown.com”, but no, and it is time to mention the other fine NH candidates for the post. They are, in order of announcement: Jim Rubens: Engineer, businessman, […]

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GrokTALK! March 8th, 2014 – Scott Brown – Welcome To Join the Primary…as a Democrat

by Steve MacDonald March 12, 2014
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In Segment Three US Senate Candidate Karen Testerman Joins us to discuss the primary to challenge Democrat Jeanne Shaheen.  Karen invites Scott Brown to join, as a Democrat.  We also explore Health Care bullies, Supporters of Cop Killers, the anti-military Democrats, our other Representatives to New Hampshire from the Federal Government, and the sort of […]

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GrokTALK! March 8th, 2014 – the Videos!

by Skip March 8, 2014

Steve, once again, has beat me in getting the audio up first (Groksters Steve, Mike, and I yak with NH State Rep. Pam Tucker, Candidate for the NH GOP Nomination for US Senate Karen Testerman, and former NH State Rep Kevin Avard. Preshow – Pam comes in at 8:30 for her 9:30 slot – a […]

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GrokTALK! Live Streaming March 8th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald March 8, 2014
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This week our guests are NH House Rep and House Republican Alliance Co-Chair Pamela Tucker. Founder of Cornerstone Policy Research and Candidate for the US Senate – Karen Testerman.  And House Rep, and Candidate for the NH State Senate – Kevin Avard.   Live broadcast by Ustream

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Coming Up This Week On GrokTALK! March 8th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald March 7, 2014
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Oh James? Methinks you owe Karen Testerman a bit of an apology!

by Skip December 22, 2013

Umm, I didn’t see you, Mr. Pindell, over at the “Second Amendment Corner” either!  Not all that hard to have found it – all that Hunter Orange and such.  So I found this a bit, well, silly: “If Karen Testerman, Gary Lambert and Marilinda Garcia had any political instincts whatsoever they wouldn’t have walked inside […]

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GrokTALK! Guest Karen Testerman

by Steve MacDonald December 15, 2013
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Karen Testerman joined us last week to discuss her primary race to challenge Democrat Jeanne Shaheen for that New Hampshire US Senate seat. We touch on her candidacy, ObamaCare, immigration, the minimum wage, employment, and a lot more.  Note: Sorry for not posting this up by itself sooner.  It should have gone up last Thursday. […]

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GrokTALK! 12-7-2013 With Michael Graham, Ed Naile, and Karen Testerman

by Steve MacDonald December 7, 2013
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This week our guests are author, comedian, contributor to the Boston Herald, and Conservative talk show host, Michael Graham. The chairman of CNHT, Ed Naile joins us for a NH vote fraud update, Skip Murphy calls in to talk Republican politics, and candidate for US Senate Karen Testerman drops in to talk about issues and […]

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Former NH US Senator Bob Smith Will Enter Primary for Chance To Challenge Jeanne Shaheen

by Steve MacDonald December 1, 2013
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Former NH US Senator Bob Smith has decided to enter the primary to challenge Jeanne Shaheen.  He ads his name alongside Jim Rubens and Karen Testerman who are already running campaign’s for a shot at challenging Shaheen. The dynamics favor Smith (at least with the primary voting base) but what I find most interesting is […]

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GrokTALK! October 5th, 2013

by Steve MacDonald October 8, 2013
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This week on GrokTALK! we went remote, recording and live-streaming from the New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women event in Concord New Hampshire. The program includes the complete speech and Q&A with Dr. Betsey McCaughey, interviews with Diane Bitter, Karen Testerman, Jeane Coutou, Brian Tilton and Dr. McCaughey.   Listen to the complete Podcast here […]

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GrokTALK! 10-5-2013 The video – speakers Karen Testerman and Ann Marie Banfield

by Skip October 6, 2013

Besides the keynote speaker, Dr. Betsy McCaughey, two other ladies also had speaking opportunities during the meeting: Karen Testerman, conservative activist and exploring a run for the NH GOP nomination for US Senate Ann Marie Banfield, math whiz and educational liason for Cornerstone Policy Research, on Common Core Karen Testerman (with whom we had a […]

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GrokTALK! 10-5-2013 Guest Segments w/ Diane Bitter and Karen Testerman

by Steve MacDonald October 6, 2013
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We are doing things a bit differently this week.  I took the day off while Skip and Mike did a live stream at Saturday’s NHFRW meeting in Concord. While at the New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women event Skip and Mike recorded speeches and did sit-down interviews which we’ll be editing for this week’s edition […]

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LIVE Blogging – NH Federation of Republican Women at the Common Man in Concord

by Skip October 5, 2013

In place of our normal GrokTALK! podcast, we are at the Common Man restaurant in Concord for the NH Federation of Republican Women meeting.  They are having their “internal meeting” right now but they will soon be transitioning to their more public meeting where Dr. Betsy McCaughey (former Lt. Gov of NY, Constitutional scholar, and […]

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GrokTALK! August 16th 2013 Hour Two From the Nashua Steak Out

by Steve MacDonald August 18, 2013
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This weeks GrokTALK! is culled from the the three and half hour live stream feed at the Nashua Republican City Committee’s Annual Steak Out. Be sure to check GraniteGrok for all the video and interviews from the event. In Hour two we talk with Gary Lambert and later George Lambert, but inbetween those two we […]

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Nashua GOP “Steak Out” – Exploratory candidates for US Senate (plus Intro ceremonies)

by Skip August 17, 2013

Of course, doing the interview with Col. Allen West not was not the only reason why we went to the Nashua GOP “Steak Out” – he was, after all, the featured speaker and that speech will be posted later on.  However, this event is also about local races – State wide and local as the […]

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Tune-In to GrokTALK! Tonight.

by Steve MacDonald May 28, 2013

Just a reminder…GrokTALK! is re-broadcast every Tuesday evening on AC Nation Radio  from 8-10pm. This week our guests are Kate Baker, Executive Director at The Network for Educational Opportunity; Laura Condon, New Hampshire State Director of Advocacy for the National Vaccine Information Center; Karen Testerman, Former Candidate for Governor of New Hampshire and former Executive […]

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GrokTALK! May 25th 2013

by Steve MacDonald May 26, 2013

This week on Grok Talk!… Kate Baker,  the Executive Director at The Network for Educational Opportunity, to talk about New Hampshire’s Education scholarship Program, parent and student rights, and value of education choice. Laura Condon, New Hampshire State Director of Advocacy for the National Vaccine Information Center stops by to talk about vaccines, vaccination, New […]

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Coming Up On The Next Edition of GrokTALK!

by Steve MacDonald May 24, 2013

This week when we assemble in Concord, New Hampshire to record the next edition of GrokTALK! out guests will be… Kate Baker, the Executive Director at The Network for Educational Opportunity; Laura Condon, New Hampshire State Director of Advocacy for the National Vaccine Information Center; Karen Testerman, Former Candidate for Governor of New Hampshire and […]

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“Line in the Granite” – Defend Your Gun Rights Rally – Karen Testerman, Al Baldasaro, Dan Dumaine

by Skip February 3, 2013

Addressing the crowds on Thursday at the Defend Your Gun Rights Rally were three more folks supporting the Second Amendment: Karen Testerman – founder of Cornerstone and former NH Gubernatorial candidate Al Baldasaro – prior Marine First Sergeant and NH State Representative Dudley Dumaine – NH State Representative    Karen Testerman                                                       NH State Rep. Al […]

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GrokTV – Right to Life Rally: interview with Karen Testerman and Susan Olsen

by Skip January 21, 2013

This past Saturday was a two-fer for rallies that we attended.  The first one was a Right To Life Rally and March – a Pro-Life affirmation that even the unborn children deserve  have the Right to live a full and exemplary life even in the face of the 40th anniversary of Roe vs Wade.  After […]

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Add another “Activist of the Year” to GraniteGrok’s roster of award winners.

by Skip July 29, 2012

Susan Olsen is one of our folks that works behind the scenes here at the ‘Grok and does not post all that often.  However, she is well known in the activisit community and has just had the Smart Girl Politics Activist of the Year bestowed upon her!  The rest of us are thrilled for her!  […]

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GrokTV Special Event: GSPLPAC TEA Party – The Speakers Part II: Rep. Dan Itse, Irena Goddard, Karen Testerman

by Skip April 23, 2012

In addition to Nat Healy and Dr. Joe Tarta, there were three more speakers: NH House Representative Dan Itse on the NH and US Constitutions Irena Goddard, Freedom activist,  speaking about life growing up in a Communist nation and why she is scared for America Karen Testerman, founder of Cornerstone, speaking on traditional values. Dan […]

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“The Peoples’ Voice” – with our own Susan Olsen!

by Skip March 1, 2012

Now on WSMN 1590am Thursday mornings, 10am – 11am, is Grokster Susan Olsen’s new radio show called “The Peoples’ Voice” with ‘Grok friend, Karen Testerman: Susan Olsen and Karen Testerman (both above) and   of Smart Girl Politics in NH present The People’s Voice, every Thursday at 10am. Whether it’s local, state or national politics, this […]

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Choir Practice

by Steve MacDonald July 10, 2010

Listening to twenty or so people give political speeches in succession may well be worse than being water-boarded. Listening to twenty or so political speeches in an air-conditioned room with close to 300 people who (more or less) are on board with just about everything that is likely to be said at that kind of […]

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