NH

Cell Phone Ban Nothing More Than An Arbitrary Tax – New Evidence Confirms

by Steve MacDonald July 27, 2014
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Let’s assume for a moment that the members of the NH Legislature that voted for HB 1360 (Restricting the use of cell phones in motor vehicles) are almost, but not quite as smart as they think they are. Even under these more than gracious circumstances, voting to ask law enforcement to randomly fine people in […]

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GrokTALK! July 19th 2014 with Jack Kimball

by Steve MacDonald July 24, 2014
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Next Up on GrokTALK! – Jack Kimball.  Jack is an NH activist, founder of the Granite State Patriots PAC, formercandidate for governor, and has been elected as the NHGOP State party Chair.  Today he joins us in his current capacity as the campaign manager for Senator Bob Smith. We talk about the campaign, how Jack […]

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Let By Laws Be By Laws…

by Steve MacDonald July 16, 2014
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Nothing starts a conversation like a blog that questions the appropriateness of “party leaders” names appearing on mailers paid for by one candidate in a primary of several.  Maybe not? In this case it was necessary. And, to play into my lede, there was a good deal of conversation at the link above and over […]

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Yes, A Push Poll Would BE Illegal

by Steve MacDonald July 11, 2014

File under ‘Nuance.’ Rumor has it the Lambert campaign may have taken issue with my calling their poll a push poll, twice.  Or was it three times?  A push poll would be illegal. If it were to go to court, they might have a case, but quite often it is a matter of envelopes being […]

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GrokTALK! CNHT Picnic – Sen. Bob Smith

by Steve MacDonald July 8, 2014
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Our CNHT Picnic edition of GrokTALK! continues some more, as Senator Bob SMith sits down to talk about the issues, Senator Shaheen, Scott Brown, Republican principles, and making unpopular choices because without them we can’t come back from the brink. Here’s our interview with Senator Smith You Can Also Listen or Download Here This segment […]

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The arrogance of Walt Havenstein

by Tom July 6, 2014

There’s been a lot of talk about Walt Havenstein lately.  No, not because he’s a candidate for Governor.  Of course, video recently surfaced where he makes an insulting comment about the Tea Party – the very people he purports to respect and hopes (needs) to have vote for him in the coming September primary. My […]

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GrokTALK! June 21st, 2014 at the Londonderry Fish and Game Club

by Steve MacDonald June 21, 2014
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James O’Keefe was supposed to be a surprise guest for our live broadcast from the Londonderry Fish and Game Club but he arrived after the show, right before we started shooting.  Good for him (he got to shoot almost everything there, and there was a lot). But four bloggers can fill two hours and then some […]

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Papa “Pimp” Smurf and Scott Brown

by Tom June 20, 2014

There’s a big shindig coming up at the Tuscan Kitchen in Salem this Monday. Being RINO country, it’s no surprise that “Papa Smurf” Sununu is holding a Scott Brown event in Salem, with NH Senator Chuck “Live Free with Medicaid”  Morse. It’s looking like the kick-off for the “Charge of the RINO Brigade” (or “RINOs Gone Wild @#!“) in […]

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Karen Testerman Bows Out – Endorses Bob Smith for US Senate

by Steve MacDonald June 13, 2014
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Breaking News – Karen Testerman Bows Out – Endorses Bob Smith for US Senate in New Hampshire Karen’s Blog It is time for all of us to put aside pride and focus on our greater GOAL, that of fighting for Family, Faith and Freedom.  I will not force our principle-driven primary voters to make a self-defeating choice. […]

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Sylvia Larsen is Retiring

by Steve MacDonald June 4, 2014
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Long time collector of money from abortion mills, and other progressive special interests, raiser of taxes, friend of pencil pushing bureaucrats and unions everywhere, State Senator Sylvia Larsen is retiring. That’s all I have for now.  Heard it on the radio coming home, and now I’m back out the door, but I thought I’d share.

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Jeanne Shaheen Helped Take away 10 Hospitals in NH

by Steve MacDonald May 15, 2014

Jeanne Shaheen Helped Take away 10 Hospitals in NH (and all the doctors and services along with them).  #accessgoesbuh-bye

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Voter ID Still immensely Popular In New Hampshire Despite Democrats Lying About It

by Steve MacDonald May 13, 2014
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Voter ID is popular with everyone except the left-wing fringe. But the hard left took over the Democrat party and now runs things.  One of the things they run is a narrative machine which insists that expecting people to show ID to vote (that photo-thingy they demand you use to access everything in life including […]

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Another Brookline, NH Democrat Talking Point Busted

by Steve MacDonald April 30, 2014
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Another Brookline, NH Democrat Talking Point Busted…  “Guns don’t kill people, Democrat Gun Free Zones kill People.” The only place in town where a mass shooter might possibly have some expectation of success in Kennesaw, Georgia, (where every adult is required by law to own a firearm) is the FedEx facility in town which FedEx […]

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SB 120 – Once You Sets Foot on The New Hampshire Speech Plantation…

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2014
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Once You Sets Foot on The New Hampshire Speech Plantation…you best know the rules before speaking. Free speech exists to protect us from government tyranny so whenever the government or one of its surrogates tries to argue in favor of using government force to control political speech you need to pay attention.  When they actually […]

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Current GrokPOLL! Result for NH CD-1 With Two Days Left to Go

by Steve MacDonald April 21, 2014
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With Two days left to vote in this weeks unscientific GrokPOLL! , the political crack study monkeys have pushed the buttons for their early congressional candidate of preference in CD-1 over 1800 times.  Dan Innis currently has a 12 point lead.  Will he be able to hold that lead? If you have not voted yet […]

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GrokPOLL! Name Your NH CD-1 Poison

by Steve MacDonald April 16, 2014
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This week our poll question is…If the election were today who among these New Hampshire Candidates would you vote for in Congressional District One.

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GrokTALK! Live Streaming April 12th, 2014

by Steve MacDonald April 12, 2014
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This week, Saturday April 12th, 2014, we are joined by Andrew Hemingway (Candidate for Governor of NH), Tony DeMott (from Michigan Campaign for Liberty), and Leighton Steward (Plants Need CO2.org). Live broadcast by Ustream

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Coming Up This Week On GrokTALK! Saturday April 12th 2014

by Steve MacDonald April 11, 2014
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This week, Saturday April 12th, 2014, we are joined by Andrew Hemingway (Candidate for Governor of NH), Tony DeMott (from Michigan Campaign for Liberty), and Leighton Steward (Plants Need CO2.og).  

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Because Principle Matters to The Base – We Bring You The NH Senate Race Poison Poll

by Steve MacDonald April 3, 2014
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Inspired by Pete Da Tech Guy Ingemi, we here at Da Grok, bring you the NH Republican Senate primary Poison poll. Why? Because people who vote Republican, see also ‘Da Base,’ have shown a consistent willingness to stay home or to vote for someone other than the Republican, when the candidate they have been provided […]

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Kuster Campaign – No Town Hall’s, But They Do Offer Scraps!

by Steve MacDonald March 31, 2014
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From Citizens’ for a Strong New Hampshire…

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NH Democrats Open Up Budget and Spend Another 11 Million – “It’s not their money, right?”

by Steve MacDonald March 20, 2014
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It must be tax and spend day in Concord.  New Hampshire Democrats are passing new taxes, new spending, violating the State Constitution…..I’m having flashbacks to 2009 – 2010. William O’Brien 1:03pm Mar 20 The Liberals in the House just voted to break open Gov. Hassan’s “perfect” budget to spend more money on welfare. HB 1635. […]

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Where Is The League of Liberal Women Voters and NH ACLU?

by Ed Naile March 11, 2014

The paper in Concord claims to have found some disenfranchised voters! Ah, but as usual with NH election laws, the print media, and voting, the facts are not facts. One couple living in a seasonal campground has complained to a reporter about the Town of Henniker not letting them vote. They complain about an attempt […]

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Help Us, Pot And Gambling. You’re Our Only Hope

by Steve MacDonald March 5, 2014
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This may be the dumbest thing I read today.  (I confess, it is sitll early, but for now…) “We need revenue,” said Rep. Frank Sapareto, R-Derry. “We know what our options are. There are only two. We know it’s going to be marijuana or gambling. That’s the only way we’ll get additional revenue. Our other […]

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Peggy Gilmour and BDSM

by Tom February 28, 2014

Ok.  I’m sorry if the title of this post puts an image into your head that is so disturbing that you need to drink it away – but the connection is worth mentioning. I had the unfortunate experience of watching a sex video (after the bump) that really irritated me.  It irritated me because, not only was […]

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Extortion 17

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2014

This is the full presentation of the event in Hollis (2/22/14) at which Karen and Billy discuss the betrayal of Seal Team VI members in Afghanistan. (Video is back up)

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Merrimack Republican Town Committee Opposes Medicaid Expansion In NH

by Steve MacDonald February 25, 2014
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Following in the footsteps of the Manchester City and the Rockingham County Republican Committees, the Merrimack Republican Town Committee (MRTC) passed a unanimous resolution last night in favor the State Party platform and in opposition to Republican efforts to Expand ObamaCare and Medicaid in the State of New Hampshire.  The message to the NH (Republican […]

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GrokTALK! Feb 22nd 2014 Morse & Bradley Alone on Their Political Island

by Steve MacDonald February 24, 2014
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We open the show with the side effects of the New Hampshire “Republican embrace of Obamacare.”  County and City Republican committee’s have begun making formal announcements in opposition to the Republican Senate’s effort to expand medicaid in the Granite State.  Skip and Steve explore the self-isolation of State Senators Morse and Bradley, (Odell, Stiles, etc.), […]

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What Some Senate Republicans Want For New Hampshire

by Steve MacDonald February 21, 2014
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“Those arrested include operators of home care agencies, operators of nurse staffing agencies, office workers and personal care assistants. One woman is accused of bilking taxpayers out of $75 million.” Fraud is a major factor in Medicaid.  Expanding Medicaid will only expand the fraud.   The irony in this is that Medicaid expansion is part of ObamaCare […]

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NH Establishment Republican’s at Work?

by Steve MacDonald February 16, 2014
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On January 30th, when Andrew Hemingway announced his run for governor, I wrote this… I do have to ask the obvious question before I close. Now that we have a Republican candidate the establishment might not be in love with, running against a very weak Democrat opponent, will there be a dash to file a […]

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Establishing a committee to study the correlation between current New Hampshire law and the low violent crime rate in this state.

by Steve MacDonald February 12, 2014
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The process of ending HB 1589 began with the vote to amend the bill and turn it into a committee to…  study the correlation between current New Hampshire law and the low violent crime rate in this state. Democrats cry, and whine, and demand, and spout their talking points about guns and background checks, misrepresenting […]

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