NH State House

New Hampshire Democrats Stick With What Doesn’t Work

by Steve MacDonald November 17, 2012

The New Hampshire Democrat House Majority has chosen their previous Democrat House Sepaker Terie ‘Billion Dollar Deficit‘ Norelli as their new Speaker for the 2013-2014 session.  This is good for lots of reasons. Deficits, spending, taxes, accounting gimmicks, bathroom remodels, bathroom bills, and a dedication to back-benching and marginalizing anyone who does not pull the […]

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Nothing Like A “Veto Day” To Bring Out Liberal Concern For Overtaxation

by Rick Olson June 27, 2012

“The same undisciplined government spending and social engineering that has undermined our economy over the past 30 years has also been tearing at the social fabric of this land.”   —Stockwell Day The New Hampshire House and Senate will vote today  to override Governor John Lynch’s veto of two bills that sought to  allow Granite […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Rep. John Hikel for NH Senate – Question 4 – Why step up to the NH Senate?

by Skip May 8, 2012

In all of the hubbub of the weekend, I kinda forgot to keep this going – but after seeing John this weekend, he certainly is not!  We continue on with our interview as he is making a run to step up from the the NH House of Representatives (where he is a two term legislator) […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Rep. John Hikel for NH Senate – Question 3 – Should Govt be in the role of selling services and goods?

by Skip May 5, 2012

Continuing on with the interview with John Hikel, who is running for NH State Senate in District 20, we started to veer into one of my favorite questions: Should Govt be in the role of selling services and goods? because it always leads to my favorite topics: what is the proper role of Government? For […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Rep. John Hikel for NH Senate – Question 2 – Biggest impact you have have had on legislation as a House Rep

by Skip May 3, 2012

If you, as a candidate,  are running on a record, it’s nice to know what that record is.  It’s also nice to know what the candidate believes his impact has been.  So, I asked John what he thought his biggest impact had been amongst all of the bills submitted by all the House Reps: Previous […]

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GrokTV Special Interview: Rep. John Hikel for NH Senate – Question 1 – Has it been everything you thought in the House? glad you put the time in? Best part of being a Rep.?

by Skip May 2, 2012

GraniteGrok has known NH State Rep John Hikel for a couple of years now an have interviewed him on a number of occasions.  This time, it is a little bit different as he has decided to “up the ante” – last night at St. Anselm’s Institute of Politics, we had the chance to interview NH […]

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