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The Definition of Insanity – New Hampshire Style

by Ed Naile January 13, 2017

Deep in the bowels of the New Hampshire State Constitution is a word, one single word, that the activist NH State Supreme Court used to try and impose a broad-based tax on its citizens – because the NH Legislature will not do it. God Bless our citizen legislature. Behold the word “cherish.” Cherish is the […]

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“Standing” Room Only – Abortion Buffer Zone Appeal Denied

by Steve MacDonald January 12, 2017

An appeals court has upheld a state law from 2014 that creates a 25-foot buffer zone around New Hampshire Abortion clinics, but only because it has never been applied or enforced. Interesting. Democrats write and pass a law nearly identical to one in Massachusetts thrown out by the US Supreme Court for violating the first […]

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NH Bill Would Allow Smoking in Privately Owned Public Places

by Steve MacDonald January 10, 2017

The New Hampshire Legislature is considering a bill that would allow smoking in privately owned places where the public congregates at the discretion of the property owner. HB 279 would “…makes changes to the indoor smoking act.  Under this bill, smoking would not be prohibited in public conveyances which are privately owned, restaurants, grocery stores, and cocktail […]

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New Hampshire Constitutional Carry Bill Should Become Law in 2017

by Steve MacDonald January 7, 2017

New Hampshire Senate Bill 12 (2017) is an Act, repealing the licensing requirement for carrying a concealed pistol or revolver. The new law would make the current pistol revolver license in New Hampshire optional. So, anyone legally able to own a firearm in the state would be legally able to put a coat or jacket on without […]

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Gov. Sununu Puts Hold on Administrative Rule-Making

by Steve MacDonald January 7, 2017

Gov. Sununu has issued a 90-day moratorium on rules making in all New Hampshire state agencies and requested each provide a comprehensive report on whether current or proposed rules are mandated by law. From, Kevin Landrigan, reporting in the Manchester Union Leader, “We all recognize that government regulations are intended to protect and promote the […]

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We caught us a Fly-in Drive-by Voter!! [Updated]

by Ed Naile January 6, 2017

When you are looking for “drive-by” voters this what you want to find: -A guy with a name no one else in America has. -His date of birth from several sources. -Public documents with as much information as you can get. What do you know? I Have all three. Meet Hooksett, NH voter Michael LaSean […]

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Stephen Forster – Just “We The People!”

by Steve MacDonald December 29, 2016

By Stephen E. Forster Four costly years for me AND the taxpayer, wasted. A very expensive exercise in English composition! This is a “property rights” issue. I wish it were as simple as “it’s your property and you can do what you like on it.” Well, that’s not exactly true. As we relinquish control to our […]

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Michael LaSean Lewis: A Vote Thief Strikes in Hooksett [Updated]

by Ed Naile December 28, 2016

I spent about an hour and a half at Hooksett District Court this morning hoping to meet a new friend, Michael LaSean Lewis. We haven’t met in person yet but I know so much about this vote thief, like his birth date 05/14/73. Being a same-day registered voter since 7 pm on November 8, in […]

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A New Hampshire Voting Booth is a lot like a Target Bathroom

by Steve MacDonald December 12, 2016

I think the correct strategy with regard to the left’s fake news about the election is to assume that anything that does not go your way is the result of Russian hackers. Case in point. (Stay with me.)

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Ray Buckley Running for DNC Chair Headline

by Steve MacDonald November 30, 2016

New Hampshire Democrat Party State Chairman Raymond Buckley (D – Blame the Kock Brothers), who has for a number of years served as a DNC vice-chair, wants to the top spot in the national party machine. All the local papers are reporting it, but none of them are phrasing the effort in the proper terms. “White leader […]

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Well, as NH Dem Chair Ray Buckley is making national news…

by Skip 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 Oct 13, 2014. …and not necessarily for all the right reasons.  Not that […]

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Harold French Kicks Half-Baked Hosmer to the Curb (Again)

by Steve MacDonald November 17, 2016

State Sen. Andrew Hosmer (D-Half Baked) lost his reelection on November 8th, and yesterday–during the recount–he lost it again. Our own lovely and talented Susan Olsen was there for the festivities, so perhaps she’ll share some insight, but for now we’ve got the Union Leader. Republican challenger Harold French of Franklin hung onto his narrow victory […]

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Sanders Supporters are ‘Writing in’ Bernie on their Ballots

by Steve MacDonald November 8, 2016

Early voting in New Hampshire bore Bad News for the Clinton Crime Family and the backers of their illegal enterprise. Sanders voters who were pissed off before the Podesta emails started pouring out are showing their disdain for the DNC’s rigged primary result and the Party’s anti-Bernie interventions by…voting for Bernie on Election day. The early […]

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Planned Parenthood Paying for ‘Election Jobs’ With Your Money

by Steve MacDonald November 5, 2016

We already knew that Planned Parenthood didn’t need your tax dollars for ‘women’s health care.’ They are a private, incorporated, wealthy big business, for whom Democrats demand corporate welfare. They don’t need your money. But now that they have it, perhaps we can guess at how they plan to spend some it. Election Jobs – […]

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Vote for Kevin Avard – Protect Your Right to Self Defense

by Steve MacDonald November 4, 2016
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Peggy Gilmour’s Out of Touch

by Steve MacDonald November 2, 2016

Download this video Peggy Gilmour’s out-of-touch priorities in Concord have gotten her kicked out of office twice. On Election Day, NH needs the continued, proven leadership of Kevin Avard.

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Kevin Avard Kept His Promise

by Steve MacDonald October 26, 2016

 

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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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Reduce the cost of doing Business in NH by Removing Regulatory Burdens.

by Steve MacDonald October 24, 2016

Sunday, October 23, 2016 From the Nashua Telegraph, forwarded to me by NH Sen. Kevin Avard.   Sunday, October 23, 2016 We have focused on ways to reduce the cost of doing business in NH by removing regulatory burdens. The state budget is arguably the single most important piece of legislation that directly impacts all […]

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Kevin Avard for NH State Senate Dist 12

by Steve MacDonald October 22, 2016
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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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Dear Mr. Speaker,

by Steve MacDonald October 6, 2016

Forty-Three Republican members of the New Hampshire House sent a letter to Speaker Jasper asking that he pledge his support for whoever the Republican caucus chooses to be their speaker on Organization Day. He has not, as of this writing, done so. The complete letter follows, listing all the signatories.

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Americans for Prosperity Notes September Business Tax Revenue Continues Major Spike After Business Tax Cuts

by Steve MacDonald October 6, 2016

For Immediate Release – October 5, 2016 Contact: Greg Moore (603) 303-9297 Americans for Prosperity Notes September Business Tax Revenue Continues Major Spike After Business Tax Cuts MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) pointed to today’s release of September state tax revenue as ongoing evidence of the success of business tax relief […]

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Apparently we knew something the pollsters didn’t.

by Ed Naile October 1, 2016

Remember the NH Primary Election way back in September? I took a look back recently. WMUR had a poll released on August 30 that measured the candidates for governor. Here is the opening paragraph. August 30, 2016 TWO WEEKS FROM PRIMARY AND NH VOTERS ARE STILL UNFAMILIAR WITH GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATES By: Andrew E. Smith, Ph.D. […]

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NH Ballot Selfie Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

by Steve MacDonald September 29, 2016
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Back in 2014, Democrat New Hampshire House Rep. Timmy Horrigan sponsored a change to election law that would make it illegal to share a picture of your completed ballot online. It passed 156 to 121 (135 Democrats and 21 Republicans favored the change), and Democrat Governor Maggie Hassan Signed it into law. The First Circuit Court of […]

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Trump and Goldwater

by Steve MacDonald September 28, 2016
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Mike Rogers joins me to discuss similarities between the Establishment’s treatment of Trump and Goldwater. We also look at chatter over state-level races in New Hampshire. Download this Segment | Listen to the Podcast

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First Do No Harm – An Open Letter to a Pro-Abortion Doctor

by GrokWatch News Desk September 23, 2016

An open letter to Dr. Oglesby Young, OB-GYN, 189 North Main Street, Concord, NH and the NH Democratic Party. Dear Dr. Young, I have verified by a call to your office that you, Dr. Oglesby Young OB-GYN, are a real doctor who practices out of Concord NH. Your receptionist confirmed to me that you wrote […]

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Greg Moore – Post NH Primary Analysis

by Steve MacDonald September 19, 2016
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Last week I sought out Greg Moore, the New Hampshire State Director of Americans for Prosperity for some post-NH Primary Analysis.  We had a great conversation with plenty of insights. Please check it out. Download this segment | Listen to the entire Podcast Music c/o Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License […]

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Jim Splaine and RSA 91-A – again. Portsmouth – We have a problem

by Ed Naile September 15, 2016

Assistant Mayor of Portsmouth, NH, Jim Splaine, is in a self-created Right to Know jam. As an advocate for openness in government for as long as New Hampshire has taken the issue seriously, he should know the ropes as well as anyone. Here goes my take on the situation. I have a few years of […]

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