Maggie Hassan

Gifts That Keep On Taking…

by Steve MacDonald November 29, 2016

  UPDATED AND BUMPED – Upon the news that NH Democrat Party Chairman Ray Buckley is planning to run for Chair of the Democrat National Committee, I thought I’d make it a bit easier for der Google to help them out.  Originally Posted on December 15, 2012. – Skip     by Steve MacDonald I […]

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A Ray of Sunshine

by Tom November 29, 2016

UPDATED AND BUMPED – Upon the news that NH Democrat Party Chairman Ray Buckley is planning to run for Chair of the Democrat National Committee, I thought I’d make it a bit easier for der Google to help them out.  Originally posted on July 29, 2013. “No, Ray, I cannot bomb the Hague…now, please hang […]

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Sometimes-Republican Kelly Ayotte Loses US Senate Seat to a Real Democrat

by Steve MacDonald November 9, 2016

Ayotte has been ousted from the US Senate. New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan, a Democrat, has been elected to the U.S. Senate, ousting incumbent Republican Kelly Ayotte, the New Hampshire secretary of state confirmed on Wednesday. Hassan won by a narrow margin, recording 354,640 votes to Ayotte’s 353,617, according to a final tally posted online […]

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Familiar Tune: Maggie Hassan Returning Questionable Campaign Donations Again

by Steve MacDonald October 31, 2016

New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan is returning questionable campaign contributions (again) after an investigation by the Boston Globe. A Boston Law firm gave “bonuses” to employees after they donated to political campaigns. The investigation by the Globe Spotlight team and the Center for Responsive Politics found that three partners of Thornton Law Firm and one […]

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Did Maggie Hassan Get Illegal Campaign Money From Turkey?

by Steve MacDonald October 30, 2016

I admit to crowdsourcing this, and I apologize, but I just don’t have the time. I do however have time to hint at connections that could turn out to be true. Maggie Hassan went to Turkey. Maggie Hassan is a long time Clinton shill and apologist. Hillary has recently been linked to illegal campaign dollars from […]

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Taxpayers Forced to Fund Hassan’s Massive Chicago Fundraising Haul

by Steve MacDonald October 25, 2016

When it comes to fundraising, Governor Maggie Hassan does it the Chicago Way – sticking the taxpayers with the bill For Immediate Release: October 24, 2016 Contact: Derek Dufresne Derek@RightOnStrategies.com 202-809-6013 MANCHESTER – On February 29 2016, Governor Maggie Hassan traveled to Chicago, Illinois to raise money for her U.S. Senate campaign. How much money? […]

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Something is Rotten in the State of New Hampshire

by Steve MacDonald October 19, 2016

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) highlighted a disturbing pattern of cronyism in state government that arose over the past week.  Last Thursday, the public learned that the Agriculture Commissioner, who is lobbying hard for a bailout of dairy farmers, would be a top recipient of taxpayer funds under such a bailout.  […]

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Gov. Hassan Invents Exec. Privilege To Hide Documents from Public

by Steve MacDonald October 18, 2016

For Immediate Release – October 18, 2016 Contact: Greg Moore (603) 303-9297 Americans for Prosperity Blasts Governor’s Efforts to Invoke Non-Existent ‘Executive Privilege’ to Illegitimately Hide Documents from Public MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) today blasted Governor Hassan’s office for attempting to hide documents from the public through the use of […]

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More Child Neglect On Maggie Hassan’s Watch

by Steve MacDonald October 17, 2016

Maggie Hassan and her hubby (the School President) sat on Campus at Phillips Sexeter Academy doing nothing while cases of child sexual abuse were hidden from parents. Today, the Union Leader is reporting more neglect as news breaks of a rising caseload at DCYF that produced no reaction from the Governor’s office. Starting in late 2012, monthly assessments […]

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Maggie Hassan’s Pay-to-Play: No-Bid Contracts Worth Millions to Campaign Donors

by Steve MacDonald October 15, 2016

From Rich Girard’s News Read yesterday: looks like Maggie Hassan is giving away no-bid contracts in exchange for campaign contributions. Is Governor Margaret Wood Hassan presiding over a pay to play scheme in the awarding of state contracts?  Curious minds want to know, at least on the Republican side of the aisle.  Republican State Committee […]

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M.I.A. Maggie

by Steve MacDonald October 15, 2016

  Forwarded to me by NH State Senator Kevin Avard. CONCORD – In today’s Union Leader, State Senator Regina Birdsell penned an op-ed criticizing Governor Maggie Hassan for her lack of focus on key projects that will help New Hampshire. Read the entire op-ed here or check out the excerpts below: “Gov. Maggie Hassan has […]

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Avard questions $3.7 million in unspent funds for DD-waitlist in FY ‘16

by Steve MacDonald October 10, 2016

Concord, NH – Today, Senator Kevin Avard (R-Nashua) issued the following statement after learning there are $3.7 million in unspent funds for Developmental Disabilities Waitlist in FY 16, with 166 citizens still waiting for services according to the latest dashboard issued in July. This information came to light as part of the Agency Requests submitted […]

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Repudiate him, now

by Ellen Kolb October 7, 2016

This just in: Trump is a vulgar lout.  Oh, wait. We knew that. But at least he’s not Clinton. Oh, wait – we knew that, too. Every woman inundated with campaign phone calls and palm cards and TV commercials and web ads about how one or the other is better for women ought to be […]

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Covering for “Horrible on Health Care” Hassan

by Steve MacDonald October 3, 2016

Sylvia Kennedy, MD has been supporting Democrat campaigns with her cash for decades (she was part of Doctors for Dean in 2003) and from her soap box for almost as long. Today she has a letter to the editor in the Eagle Tribune apeing the”Maggie Hassan is the champion of family health care and Kelly Ayotte is not” […]

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Voting for Maggie Hassan is Suicide

by Steve MacDonald October 2, 2016
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One of Dem. Maggie Hassan’s PAC buddies have an attack Ad out against Sen. Ayotte claiming increased gun deaths in NH when there was only 4 gun related killings all year. The PAC includes suicides without saying so while claiming that Ayotte’s opposition to more pointless Democrat gun control legislation is to blame for their numbers. […]

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Maggie Hassan patronizes and demeans Granite State women

by Kimberly Morin August 24, 2016

Maggie Hassan sent a press release that attempts to highlight her “Priorities for Women and Families” before Women’s Equality Day on Friday. Hassan makes her usual false claims that she’s essentially been making year after year after year. She never does follow through and she continues to patronize women and demean them by treating them […]

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Maggie Hassan Should Reject Hillary Clinton

by Steve MacDonald August 10, 2016
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The headline reads, ‘Ayotte needs to reject Donald Trump.’ The context is “50 national security and foreign policy experts” who, describe Donald Trump as “not qualified to be President and Commander-in-Chief” and lacking “the character, values and experience to be President.” The author is Larry Drake of Portsmouth, Chair of the Portsmouth Democrat Committee, part of a […]

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Hypocrisy: Hassan says Trump hurts Ayotte. Has amnesia about vile Clinton history

by Kimberly Morin August 9, 2016

Yesterday the Seacoast online reported that Maggie Hassan believes she knows why Senator Kelly Ayotte’s poll numbers have dropped. Hassan believes it is because of Ayotte’s support for Donald Trump. Ayotte said from the beginning of the election season that she would support the Republican nominee.

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PP contract & Hassan/Van Ostern ethics: “unofficial sources” yawn

by Ellen Kolb August 7, 2016

Darlene Pawlik, New Hampshire citizen, thought there was something fishy about politicians taking campaign funds from one branch of Planned Parenthood and then supporting state contracts with another PP branch. She recently filed an ethics complaint with the Executive Branch Ethics Committee, asking that the committee look into those fishy actions by Governor Maggie Hassan […]

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Records Relating to Hassan Sex Abuse Cover Up – Get ‘Covered Up’

by Steve MacDonald August 4, 2016
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Everyone is in on the Hassan Sex Abuse Cover up. Maggie’s political appointee, AG Joe Foster declined to get involved.  And now DCYF says it has nothing to share on the matter of Hassan Campaign operative and Richard Shubart because the records were destroyed. The Washington Free Beacon filed a Right to Know request, the […]

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Hassan Sex Abuse Cover up

by Steve MacDonald August 2, 2016
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Gov. Maggie Hassan is running for US Senate and she’s got a problem. She had a known sexual predator involved in her gubernatorial campaign and a recent poll shows that voters who know this are less likely to vote for her in November. Download this segment | Get the entire podcast Catch up with this […]

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Maggie Hassan supports outrageous transgender Obama ‘guidance’ in NH schools

by Kimberly Morin August 1, 2016

On Friday it was reported by NHPR that New Hampshire’s useless Attorney General Joe Foster filed an amicus brief supporting Obama’s transgender ‘guidance’ to allow males who have gender identity issues to use female bathrooms, changing rooms and locker rooms and vice versa. The problem is that the majority of Granite Staters are absolutely against these […]

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Maggie Hassan is a Statist Stooge and She is Lying to you About Local Education

by Steve MacDonald July 31, 2016
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Maggie Hassan is lying to you about education. From her Send Maggie to the DC Feed-Trough Website, …In the Senate, Maggie will fight to expand early childhood education, give New Hampshire schools the flexibility to put federal dollars to the best possible use and continue the Granite State’s leadership in empowering local school districts, students and […]

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Medicaid Expansion is 49% More Expensive Than Originally “Estimated.”

by Steve MacDonald July 29, 2016
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Medicaid Expansion is 49% more expensive than originally estimated. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Medicaid expansion costs are much higher than predicted — not that HHS has been eager to share that information. Brian Blase, a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, reviewed the department’s latest actuarial […]

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Maggie Hassan has a problem with her husband’s ‘sex scandal’ cover up

by Kimberly Morin July 27, 2016

Yesterday a new political poll was released by the NH Journal and Inside Sources for the 2016 election. One of the questions surveyed specifically asked about Maggie Hassan and her husband, Tom Hassan’s, sex scandal cover up related to Phillip’s Exeter. In case you were unaware, a woman came forward claiming she had an inappropriate […]

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Maggie For NH Tweet Bazinga!

by Steve MacDonald July 11, 2016
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So, If Unemployment is 2.7% Why Does NH Gov. Maggie Hassan Need $8.3 Million for This?

by Steve MacDonald July 11, 2016
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New Hampshire’s unemployment rate is at 2.7%. We may well be at or approaching a circumstance where there are more jobs than people who want to work. So what the hell is this? In February, Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan announced a new $8.3 million initiative aimed at helping low-income people find good-paying jobs.

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Cut Taxes – Increase Tax Revenue

by Steve MacDonald July 6, 2016
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Dave Solomon at the New Hampshire Union Leader is reporting that New Hampshire state revenues are $100 million over budget for the year. And guess what? Business taxes account for the largest share of the state’s revenue, and have brought in much more money than budget writers anticipated, …Receipts from business taxes are $74.5 million […]

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Jeanne Shaheen – Heinous Beast

by Steve MacDonald June 28, 2016
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Kimberly Morin joins us as we discuss how Sen. Jeanne Shaheen labeled a huge swath of her constituency as bad people doing bad things. We also talk about Maggie Hassan, who appears to know nothing about federal firearms law, and wants to ban all semi-automatic rifles. We also fit in Brexit, Brussels and EU and […]

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Hassan Signs Off On Asset Forfeiture Reform But Never Admits It.

by Steve MacDonald June 28, 2016
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People are getting excited (with good reason) that Democrat Governor Hassan signed criminal asset forfeiture reform in New Hampshire, (Forbes) New Hampshire became the latest state to roll back civil forfeiture, which allows law enforcement to seize and keep property without ever filing criminal charges. Under legislation signed by Gov. Maggie Hassan on Friday, the […]

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