NHGOP

Shaheen’s Tax Day Burden

by Steve MacDonald April 15, 2014
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The NHGOP has a video out commemorating Tax Day with who else but Jeanne Shaheen.  Have a look.

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NHGOP: “Principles Win Elections” -
Oh, The Irony, The Hypocrisy!

by Mike April 9, 2014

Let me present (above) the NHGOP banner, Brown Merger Edition. With their constant promotion of all things Brown (and I don’t mean UPS) since last fall (come to the event – he gave us money, you know), and the obvious embrace of Brown as “the candidate with the Money to win”, the Grassroots could be […]

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Notable Quote: Aaron Day – Please Send Someone A Copy of the Party Platform

by Steve MacDonald March 28, 2014
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Can someone point me to the sections in the NH Republican Party Platform that support Obamacare, Common Core, excessive gas taxes, gun regulation, and are anti Right to Work? If not, can someone please forward the platform to the Republican Reps and Senators that voted for such legislation? Also from Aaron… “Had great meetings in […]

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Just a Taste of GrokTALK!? We’ve Got New Ways to Listen

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2014
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We have great conversations on local and national topics every week, but we realize that the idea of committing to a two-hour show, or even just a 30 minute segment, might seem daunting.  That was part of the motivation behind adding iTunes, iHeart Radio, Spreaker, TuneIn, and Stitcher.   If you’ve got a mobile device you […]

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NHGOP – Chose Dishonor…..
And They WILL Have War!

by Mike March 6, 2014

We told the NHGOP, and specifically Senators Bradley and Morse that expanding Medicaid, like any other act of appeasement was dishonorable, and would lead to war within the party. They thought that giving up their honor to avoid a small skirmish was the right thing to do for “Peace in their time”. They were wrong, […]

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GrokTALK! March 1st 2014 – Big Tent Troubles, “Crimea” River, & Jeanne Shaheen Buys A Bondage Video for Teens

by Steve MacDonald March 3, 2014
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Steve, Mike & Skip open with the growing NH GOP Committee revolt against Medicaid expansion, and how the expansion is a joke whose biggest punchline is delivered to a different legislature, 3 years from now. Listen To Segment One Now Then its on to Crimea River as Obama’s impotence on the world stage gets an […]

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Democrats Even Think Democrats are Mindless Drones

by Scott Morales March 2, 2014
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Once again I must admit some embarrassment– and for the second time in just a few short days, no less. As a conservative, I find myself in the strange embarrassing position of finding myself in complete agreement with the left and the Democrats on a view point. If you are like me and think that […]

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RLCNH Pledge to Stop Obamacare in New Hampshire

by Tom February 27, 2014

  The Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire (practically the only NH Republican caucus worth paying attention to), has put together a pledge, for candidates and officer-holders, to declare their commitment to helping stop Obamacare, a “gateway drug to socialism in the Granite State“, in New Hampshire, which could also mean an income tax for us […]

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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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Guest Opinion From DaTechGuy Re: Scott Brown

by Mike December 21, 2013

The work kept on coming Thursday night, so I was glad to be near my desk, but even happier to get a call from Conservative Talk Show Host, Pete DaTechGuy, on his way home from covering the Scott Brown Protest in Nashua last night. Pete is very worried that the entry of Scott Brown into […]

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GrokTALK! 12-14-2013 With JR Hoell

by Steve MacDonald December 16, 2013
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In Segment Two JR Hoell is dialed in to discuss a desire to ensure that the ‘Brown’ RINO remains an extinct species in NH. Yes, we talk about Scott Brown, the NHGOP embrace, primaries, Senate candidates, gun-rights, and most importantly–the December 19th Rally (organized by gun rights and fish and game groups from across the […]

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Tell Scott Brown to Move On…

by Susan Olsen December 16, 2013
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GrokTALK! 12-14-2013 With JR Hoell, Mike Ball, and Marilinda Garcia

by Steve MacDonald December 14, 2013
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This week our guests are NH Republican House Rep and candidate for the New Hampshire second Congressional district, Marilinda Garcia; former NH House Rep and Manchester Republican Committee chair, and former New England Radio talk show host Mike Ball (from “Mike and Moe in the Morning” and The Big Show”); and NH House Legislator JR […]

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Illegal Voter Anmesty For New Hampshire

by Steve MacDonald November 29, 2013
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Republicans often promote the idea of supporting amnesty for illegal aliens but the numbers are not in their favor.  Over 70% of Hispanics in the US legally already vote Democrat and have for years.  Amnesty would just make it easier for the 30 million or so illegal immigrants to emerge from the shadows to add […]

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GrokTALK! Guest Segment – Jeff Chidester

by Steve MacDonald November 27, 2013
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Skip and Steve are joined by Jeff Chidester for an energetic discussion of New Hampshire politics, Medicaid Expansion, how the Grassroots saved the NH-GOP (again?), why the Conservative approach is right, as well as the dynamics of failure in both parties on Medicaid expansion and who lead the charge to failure by having the worst […]

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But Working Families had Insurance (They Liked) Before ObamaCare

by Steve MacDonald November 20, 2013
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..and ObamaCare took it away, or priced them out of it. The @NHGOP & @NHGOPsenate turned their back on thousands of working families today in favor of the tea party #NHpolitics — Harrell Kirstein (@HarrellKirstein) November 20, 2013    

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I voted for Medicaid Expansion In New Hampshire And All I got Was…

by Steve MacDonald November 18, 2013
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Just Looking to keep things simple. (Variations on this theme are inevitable)

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Principle or payola?

by Susan Olsen November 15, 2013

The NH GOP platform says “Oppose the implementation of ObamaCare in New Hampshire” The Medicaid website says  ”The Affordable Care Act actually refers to two separate pieces of legislation — the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148) and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-152) — that, together expand […]

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GrokTALK! 11-9-13 More With Skip, Steve, and Josh…

by Steve MacDonald November 14, 2013
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In the final half-hour…Josh, Skip, and Steve visit a few more foxholes including angels for office, what if Bill O’Brian mowed down a 67 year old woman on the sidewalk, Object lesson Frank Guinta and not cutting spending after running on cutting spending, the real role of government- simplified, outsourcing, free assoicaition, the other roles […]

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GrokTALK! 11-9-13 Guest Josh Youseff

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2013
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In segment Three Josh Youseff joins us (be sure to check out the video version–when Skip posts it-for what transpires during the break before this segment). Skip, Josh, and Steve talk about finding conservative candidates, the problems with running for office, what you can or should expect from the state Republican Party as a candidate, […]

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GrokTALK! 11-9-13 Segment Two with Lenette Peterson

by Steve MacDonald November 12, 2013
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In segment Two we continue the conversation with NH House Republican Lenette Peterson.  Lenette tells us about three bills she has sponsored this session; one on prohibiting federl gun laws which ban certain firerms or limit magazine size; a bill relative to vulnerable users of NH highways, like pedestrians who might suddenyl find themselves bounced […]

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GrokTALK! 11-9-13 Segment One – Skip, Steve & NH House Rep Lenette Peterson

by Steve MacDonald November 11, 2013
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In Segment One Republican NH House Rep Lenette Peterson joins the conversation as Skip and Steve touch on some local headlines–Chris Christie aid hired by the NH-GOP, Democrats voting on bills without reading them, Committee chairs who are not in office to defend people’s liberty, Republican spin on a greedy grab for Federal dollars, and […]

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GrokTALK! November 9th, 2013

by Steve MacDonald November 9, 2013
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This week we tackle regional planning, starting with some very revealing audio that tells us exactly what to expect if we just sign on to a Granite State Future or anything like it. Guest Lenette Peterson (NH House Rep Hills-21 Merrimack) drops in to talk RPC’s, top down planning, federal strings, personal responsibility, and then […]

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Election Today in Manchester…

by Steve MacDonald September 17, 2013

There is a Special Election Today in Manchester.  You know what would make it really special?  If the Republicans just show up and vote. That would be very impressive. Manchester, Ward 7.   The Democrat Majority in the House is not that big.  You can make it a bit smaller.  

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Special Election in Manchester Ward 7 Tomorrow

by Steve MacDonald September 16, 2013

SPECIAL ELECTION ALERT! Volunteer to Help Ross Terrio Manchester Ward 7 State Representative Tuesday, September 17th GOTV Calls 11:00am – 6:30pm D2D Flushing 3:00pm – 6:30pm 282 Morse Rd Manchester, NH Please Call Andrew Provencher at 377-6994 or email andrew.provencher@gmail.com to help! NHGOP GOTV Calls 11:00am to 6:30pm 10 Water St. Concord, NH 03301 Don’t […]

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GrokTALK! August 3rd, 2013 Guest Segment – Bob Burns

by Steve MacDonald August 4, 2013

In Segment Three we continue with Bob Burns and David Hurst, (Technically Bob’s segment) wandering the field of Republican politics, discussing the ‘establishment,’ what happens to people when they are surrounded by the political class, and a lot more… Listen Here Download This Segment here You can get links to other segments or listen to […]

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GrokTALK! August 3rd, 2013 Guest Segment – David Hurst

by Steve MacDonald August 4, 2013

In Segment Two David Hurst and Bob Burns drop in (It’s technically David’s segment) to talk about the discussion of vote fraud, the meaning of intent, the resurrection of Geoff Wetrosky, something called an absentee ballot, what if a few thousand free staters showed up for election day and did what the Democrats insist is […]

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Getting Help From the Left

by Steve MacDonald July 23, 2013

One of my personal twitter lurkers, nhdogmom, is a liberal troll and progressive water-carrier.  A reliable progressive Kool-Aid® junkie.   I love those.  Which is why I love this… Meet some charming voices of @NHGOP RT @nhstevemacd: RT @granitegrok: Hey Harrell, Where does the (cont) http://t.co/ZrcP9EvF59 — nhdogmom (@nhdogmom) July 19, 2013 Note the effort […]

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Five Guys Amnesty And Lies – A Tale of NHGOP Chairman and So-Called Immigration Reform

by Steve MacDonald June 13, 2013

No offense to the burger joint- great food, but after having been forwarded an op-ed in support of the current immigration scheme, how could I resist? Steve Duprey, John Stabile, Wayne Semprint, Fergus Cullen and Wayne MacDonald (the gang of 5), wrote a letter, published in the Laconia Daily Sun (and in the la Raza […]

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Dispatch Notes from the NH GOP Liberty Dinner – Updated – Video

by Mike May 21, 2013

Full house. Actually oversold. The bad news is that the Chairman and Executive Director could not say no to latecomers, causing some contention for space and seating – the good news is almost all of 500 attendees paid.

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