NH

Body Cams for State Troopers, Interim Study Result:

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2014
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Yes, please. HB 1575-FN-A, requiring state police to wear a camera when interacting with the public. RECOMMENDED FOR FUTURE LEGISLATION The committee believes this is a good bill because cameras are increasingly in use by police officers in New Hampshire and across the country. This is a “win-win” bill because it protects the public against […]

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Finally, Some NH Election Sanity…

by Ed Naile November 10, 2014

Congratulations to Illinois resident, and Dartmouth student, Mick Wopinski!! He is the new Grafton County Register of Probate. Other out of state students wrote in Mick’s name and there you have it. Obviously, someone like me who lives in Hillsborough County , NH couldn’t be elected to this esteemed position. That would be illegal. Good […]

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Merrimack NH – All Our House Seats Are Republican Again

by Steve MacDonald November 5, 2014
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We had one Democrat in the NH House from Merrimack, who managed to get in on Obama’s 2012 coat tails…or something.  This year she got smoked.  In fact, the entire Democrat ticket in Merrimack got smoked. Get rid of Union RINO Kathy Stroud in the primary- Check! Get rid of left-wing rubber-stamp Democrat Grady–Check! I […]

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Candidate Interviews – GrokTALK!

by Steve MacDonald November 3, 2014
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Sorry about the images of me…I’d just assume those did not show up when I embed iHeart audio, but there it is. What I’d like you to focus on is the candidates we talked to.  In the past few weeks we’ve had a lot of candidates telling us what needs doing in New Hampshire and […]

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Democrat “Dorm Hangers” At Plymouth State

by Steve MacDonald November 3, 2014
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These are reported to be stuck on doors at dorms in Plymouth State in Plymouth NH.  And yes…if you follow the link, you get the bus pick-up location for the Hopey-changey Obama bus to the polls from major NH campuses.  College Republicans need to get cameras on the bus with a camera…hint hint. NH Forward […]

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Jared Cram – Caught In The Act

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2014
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Remember double voter Jared Cram?   You can refresh your memory here, here, or here.  We now have some physical evidence that he was in NH to go along with the electoral evidence. That’s him, crammed into that big jacket wearing white mittens, smiling like a used car salesman.   I think Jared is about to […]

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GrokTALK! November 1st, 2014 Pete Ingemi, Darlene Pawlik, and Emily O’Neil

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2014
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This Week – Why a local reporter made national news, Radio host Pete Ingemi updates us on elections in Massachusetts, Darlene Pawlik from New Hampshire right to life shares her story, and candidate Emily O’Neil talks about real feminism, not the progressive plantation variety. Follow us on YouTube, USTREAM, Facebook, and Twitter …and take us […]

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Democrat Lies About NH and The Budget

by Steve MacDonald October 29, 2014
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Great letter by Fred Rice c/o Tim Condon at “Why New Hampshire?” There have been several recent specific instances of Democrats in Hampton lying and distorting facts. It’s easy to tell that they are coordinating their lies, since they all use the same targets, the same language and the same inaccurate figures and claims. And […]

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Walt Havenstein Flip Flops on NH Medicaid Expansion Veto

by Steve MacDonald October 23, 2014
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Update [ by Skip] : Originally posted 8/19/14.  I won’t accept it from Dems so I CERTAINLY am not going to accept from a Republican, so I have bumped this post as well.  Steve rightly comments on the flip-flop ******************* Walt Havenstein is confused. On WMUR’s Close Up this past weekend, with regard to Medicaid […]

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Sam Wang Promises To Eat A Bug

by Steve MacDonald October 23, 2014
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Tempting… People. Please. If Jeanne Shaheen (D) loses to Scott Brown (R) in NH-Sen, I promise to eat a bug. — Sam Wang (@SamWangPhD) August 22, 2014 Can we pick the bug?

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GrokTALK! With House Candidate Josh Moore

by Steve MacDonald October 14, 2014
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Josh Moore joins us to talk about his race for the NH House.  We start with unions (he defeated a pro-union Republican in the primary), economy and jobs, School choice, second amendment, favorite committee assignments, Josh’s cable access show, the social value of personal responsibility, and more…   Listen to or Download this segment on […]

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Without The Right To Know What Government Is Doing You Lose Everything

by Ed Naile October 13, 2014

The Manchester Paper has an article about their Freedom of Information request for the names of illegal aliens caught by ICE in NH. They list these fine fellows in the article: 1. Jesus Ascencio-Rodriguez, of Manchester . He stated to ICE officials he entered the U.S. from Mexico illegally without inspection at an unknown location […]

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GrokTALK! with State Senate Candidate Kathy Rago

by Steve MacDonald October 2, 2014
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NH State Senate candidate Kathy Rago (District 7) joined us this past week to talk about why she is running, about education and school choice, government spending (and governments true role), the barriers to entry and business/job creation that excessive occupational licensing presents, and a lot more. (30 min)   Listen to or Download the […]

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If YOU Had A Simple Way To Expose Double Voters In NH, Would YOU Do It?

by Ed Naile September 26, 2014

Here is something interesting. In sixteen pages the Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck Program is explained in a simple power point style. I gave a copy to NH Secretary of State Bill Gardner today in his office. Since his Manchester paper revelation interview on Wednesday I have been busy putting together a few suggestions for Secretary […]

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MANCHESTER VA TOWN HALL MEETING THURSDAY 9-25-14

by Steve MacDonald September 22, 2014
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From Concerned Veterans of America – NH  MANCHESTER VA TOWN HALL MEETING THURSDAY  WHERE: Manchester VA Medical Center, 718 Smyth Road, Manchester, NH WHEN: Thursday, September 25, 2014, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. MUST RSVP to Eric Rollins – Public Affairs Officer at eric.rollins@va.gov or (603) 222-5728. Negative responses are appreciated. “In line with Secretary McDonald’s directive, […]

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Sorry – No GrokTALK! Today…

by Steve MacDonald September 21, 2014
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My car broke down on the way to the NHCCS event in Concord today, so many apologies for not being able to deliver some GrokTALK! this week. Hopefully we’ll get some content recorded to share with you after the event. And who knows…you may yet see a live stream feed later in the day.

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This Week On GrokTALK! – We’re on Sunday Not Saturday

by Steve MacDonald September 19, 2014
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We wont be doing the show on Saturday this week.  Instead, we’ll be at the Grappone Center in Concord, New Hampshire on Sunday for the National Heritage Center for Constitutional Studies (NHCCS.org) Constitution Day 2014. Seminars, speakers, and plenty of constitutional discussion, all day long.  (I’ll put some kind of podcast together for a planned […]

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Windham NH School Board ‘Eventually’ Accepts Constitutions

by Steve MacDonald September 17, 2014
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Someone donated 2800 Constitutions to the Windham public School District but the Windham NH school board didn’t want them at first. @GraniteGrok Windham School Board Vote NO 3-2 on a donation of 2800 U.S. Constitution handbooks for Constitution Day May @Michelle4NH — Bruce Breton (@bbretonwindham) September 17, 2014 At some point later on the board changed […]

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Early Results on NH Primary Night 2014

by Steve MacDonald September 9, 2014
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From WMUR Governor    249 of 301 Precincts Reporting    WMUR just called the race for Havenstein Havenstein   56% Hemingway     37% US Senate Race   249 of 301 Precincts Reporting   WMUR has just called the race for Brown Brown      50% Rubens       23% Smith         22% NH CD-1   91 of 113 Precincts Reporting UR has just called the race for Guinta Guinta    49% Innis         41% Kelly           8% […]

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NH Primary GrokPoll Update

by Steve MacDonald September 9, 2014
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I’ll be off line for a few hours (Hope to be back by 8:30, 9pm ish, but before I go, here is an update on our Primary GrokPOLL results so far. Governor Hemingway 71% Havenstein 28% NH CD-1 Guinta 52% Innis 30% Kelly 18% NH CD-2 Garcia 64% Lambert 18% Lawrence 18% State Senate Dist […]

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Primary Turnout Report From Merrimack NH

by Steve MacDonald September 9, 2014
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I just did my civic duty and exercised my right to vote. While I was there I spoke to a dozen candidates, activists, friends, folks out in the sun holding totems and shaking hands.  The first obvious question is how is the turnout?  The answers were “Lousy.”  “Low.”  “Pathetic.” Merrimack is a large, Republican town.  […]

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28,000 Reasons Why Chuck Morse Is A Dumb Ass

by Steve MacDonald September 6, 2014
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Chuck Morse and the NH Senate Republican Majority PAC has now spent nearly $28,000.00 dollars to protect incumbent progressive Republican State Senators Nancy Stiles and David Boutin in a GOP primary. I bet that is more than all the grassroots Republicans State Senate candidates have spent so far, combined.  And what for?  Two stale cones […]

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GrokTALK! Aug 30th, 2014 with Maureen Mooney

by Steve MacDonald September 5, 2014
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Maureen Mooney is also running for the NH State Senate. Maureen joins us to talk about New Hampshire’s political proprieties her qualifications for her office of NH State Senator, extensive background on her time as a House rep from Merrimack, the towns in the Senate district she is competing for, her campaign to date, as […]

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Dear Gary Lambert, Bad Idea to Accuse NHFC of Lying – On the Air.

by JR Hoell September 4, 2014

Dear Gary Lambert, Bad Idea to accuse NHFC of lying on the air. The data is available regarding your record while in the NH State Senate. This has been provided to all that have asked about wanting references regarding our statements. 5 of the 6 good gun bills died in the Senate that year. The […]

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SEIU Endorsed Republicans For NH State Senate

by Steve MacDonald September 3, 2014
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The SEIU has a reputation.  Mean, ranting, left-wing, all-Obama, and did we mention left-wing?  The NH-SEA (SEIU) is the big government union around New Hampshire and their leadership whiles away their time and effort keeping Democrats in power.  Spending always goes up and your taxes with them. If you want less money in your pocket […]

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GrokTALK! Aug 30th, 2014 Segment One

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2014
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This weeks segment one free-for-all touches on Ann Kuster, Maggie Hassan, The Coffee party, RINO’s, Senate Majority PAC’s, Stiles and Boutins, Fergy, The GOP Brand, The Wave, the  “small dog” Skip ‘Lost,’ Unity, and that’s just the first half of the segment. There’s more… You Can Also Listen or Download This Segment Here. The segment […]

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Why Do Left Wing Union Bosses Love Michael McCarthy?

by Steve MacDonald August 26, 2014
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The IBEW’s leadership tried to give our left wing Governor, Maggie Hassan, 25,000.00 dollars so you’d be right to ask what their interest is in a Republican candidate for the NH State Senate.  That same union officials have given Republican State Senate Candidate Michael McCarthy (Dist 12) $2500.00 dollars so far.  And they are not […]

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Stiles “Takes The Lead” in Advancing the Liberal Democrat Agenda

by Steve MacDonald August 25, 2014
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Nancy Stiles has another mailer out, in which she is sold as a leader who is tough on Liberal Democrats.  (I almost spit my coffee out I laughed so hard.) The mailer obviously says things Republicans would like to hear from or about a candidate but all of that pales next to the one thing […]

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No Grok TALK! This week.

by Steve MacDonald August 23, 2014
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Circumstances made doing the show this week difficult so we decided to take the week off. Next week, we will be back with Aaron Day, Maureen Mooney, and Dan Dwyer

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Budget Writers Did Not Anticipate…

by Steve MacDonald August 18, 2014
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Budget writers did not anticipate…human nature, actually.  They never do.   The Democrat parties top-down, centrally-planned utopia completely ignores human nature, which is why Conservatives get so aggravated with Democrats and then Republicans who play along (whether they have bought in or given up). From Skip’s post last night on unexpected budget issues relating to Medicare […]

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