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R’s Winning Elections Does Not Necessarily Advance Conservatism, Go Winteregg!

by Scott Morales March 21, 2014
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The Republican Party right now acts like a union. You go in as a youngster, you spend enough time there you eventually become a leader. If you say anything bad about the party you’re a scab. That’s a union. For the rest of us Republicans, that’s the culture we despise. Right on!   That quote is […]

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Meh.

by Susan Olsen March 14, 2014

“On Wednesday, Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) became the first Republican senator to express support for a federal ban on assault weapons. ” – Washington Post, December 19, 2012. Any questions?

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Stop the Party I Want to Get Off

by Tom February 3, 2014

We affiliate with or join political parties to support ideas that we believe in. We say, “I’m a Republican”, “I’m a Democrat”, or, increasingly, “I’m an Independent”, based on our core principles. Each political party has a platform. New Hampshire Democrats have theirs and New Hampshire Republicans have theirs. These platforms are unsigned contracts between […]

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Giving the Store Away…

by Tom January 22, 2014

HB474 just passed the NH House, which would provide illegal immigrants the benefit of in-state tuition rates, provided they have attended 3 years of NH High School and have been domiciled in NH, and “promise” to gain legal residency. The Roll Call for this bill shows that one of *my* Republican Reps, Bob Willette, voted […]

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Sit Judd, Good Boy – Now Speak!

by Ed Naile January 19, 2014

Judd Gregg (R) Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (Morgan Stanley), has much the same advice for conservatives that Governor Mario Cuomo has announced in the last few days – get out! This has me wondering? Judd Gregg is now a CEO of a lobbying firm in D.C. where he has lived, except for Florida […]

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Tell Scott Brown to Move On…

by Susan Olsen December 16, 2013
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Senator Nancy Stiles – “It’s not like it’s dead yet.

by Susan Olsen November 23, 2013

She didn’t vote against Medicaid Expansion in NH, she just hasn’t figured out how to divvy up the dough yet…. ‘It’s not like it’s dead yet.”

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Senator Boutin – “Get off my lawn!”

by Susan Olsen November 20, 2013

H/T Brian Tilton: “Concord, NH – State Senator David Boutin, R- Hooksett, issued the following statement this morning prior to Governor Hassan’s event in support of ObamaCare: “It is interesting that Governor Hassan has chosen to campaign in support of ObamaCare on a college campus where, according to some recent reports, the sticker shock of the […]

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I honked…

by Susan Olsen November 19, 2013

…when I saw this bumper sticker.

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An “Assault Weapons Ban In the Granite State

by Rick Olson November 12, 2013

“Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.” —Voltaire Last week, as I was reading Londonderry Patch, I came across Marc Fortier’s October 29 entry entitled, “Assault Weapons Ban, Higher Speed Limits and Gambling“. Fortin writes, “New Hampshire lawmakers will debate these and other controversial issues in the upcoming legislative session.” Fortier also […]

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But Does It Cover ‘RINO-Plasty’??

by Mike November 7, 2013

ObamaCare may cover the removal of his Pinocchi-Nose, but does it cover the removal of an ugly blemish from the face of the Republican Party?!? With the NHGOP Senators voting to implement their not-quite-Medicaid-Expansion plan with Federal Dollars, this is, indeed, an urgent question.

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Ayotte Joins Lynch Mob, Rips Conservatives

by Mike October 17, 2013

Schoolmarm scolds conservatives for daring to shut down the government, even though it was Obama and his Barry-ers which deliberately inflicted pain on the public. In case anyone missed the message, she concluded “I hope we learned our lessons from this!” If you’re tempted to be charitable and think she’s scolding Democrats, I urge you […]

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NHHRA ScoreCard for 2013

by Steve MacDonald July 23, 2013

The NHHRA final score card for the complete 2013 session also here NHHRA 2013 Scorecard_070513 is out and we’re as curious as ever to see who ran as a Republican then failed to vote like one.  Some of the names are very familiar… Yes, we’ll get the usual flack, but before you start grousing consider […]

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When you put the cross-hairs on yourself, Alida….

by Skip November 16, 2012

From the Laconia Daily Sun: Millham declines nomination to GOP committee amid criticism of her endorsements of Dems Yep.  This headline pretty much sums it up, eh?  This could have fit as well: “Milham finally dropkicks herself out of bounds“. …However, later she recalled that conservatives targeted moderates in GOP primaries and, describing herself as […]

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So, RINO Republican Alida Milham of Gilford decides to endorse the Democrat in the race – instead of the Conservative Republican in the NH House race

by Skip November 4, 2012

To regular readers of the ‘Grok, this should have come as no surprise at all – in fact, this is almost expected (think Ray Burton in drag.  Or is that the other way around?  I dunno, all RINOs not only talk and vote alike, they seem to look alike….) as she has won our RINO […]

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Loony Democrat Say’s She’ll Vote for SEIU Endorsed Republican

by Steve MacDonald September 11, 2012

SEIU endorsed House candidate Kathy Stroud, running in a contested Republican Primary in Hillsborough District 21 (Merrimack), is a bit miffed that AFP went after her with mailers the weekend before the primary.  She has said as much on Merrimack patch. The comments that follow her declaration are assorted, with a few folks pointing out, […]

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Marshall ‘Lee’ Quandt Want’s To Be The Next Republican Speaker of the NH House…

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2012

Rumor has it that Marshall ‘Lee’ Quandt want’s to be the next Republican Speaker of the New Hampshire House……which is a huge problem, because Lee Quandt is not exactly a Republican to begin with. Despite that barrier, and a public opposition to liberty, the scuttlebutt is that RINO Marshall ‘Lee’ Quandt still thinks he’d make […]

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Mysterious Folder Conundrum

by Tom August 13, 2012

Suppose you fall in love with someone who is good looking, well groomed, and has lots of potential.  Let’s say you two lovebirds decide to get married.  Giddiness and joy all around…congratulations. One day, you are at the supermarket, casually buying grapes (so you can feed them to your love, like they do in the […]

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RINO OF THE WEEK REPORT

by Rick Olson January 13, 2012

“A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.” —George Bernard Shaw This week’s RINO of the WEEK is Representative David H. Kidder, Merrimack District 1, (New London).  Representative Kidder is not new to the RINO REPORT as he was featured as a ROTW on July 15, 2011 during […]

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RINO OF THE YEAR!

by Rick Olson January 9, 2012

Representative Julie “The Mad Hatter” Brown, Strafford, District 1 is the RINO of the Year based on three separate polls! Representative Julie “The Mad Hatter” Brown, Strafford, District 1 RINO of the Year I was certain when I started these polls that Ken Gould would win. But Julie Brown left Ken in the dust and […]

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RINO OF THE WEEK REPORT

by Rick Olson January 9, 2012

“Remember that a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have.” —Barry Goldwater  The 2012 Legislative Session brings new opportunities for analysis of the Granite State Legislature. The RINO Report began in July of 2010 and featured those Republicans who were “clear cut” Republicans in […]

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TAKE A QUICK SURVEY FOR N.H. HOUSE RINO OF THE YEAR

by Rick Olson December 31, 2011
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RINO OF THE WEEK REPORT

by Rick Olson September 23, 2011

It has often been said that ones’ environment and geography shapes and affects the personal paradigm. Copeland, a retiree from one of the most highly regulated, anti-second amendment jurisdictions in the nation (New York) is a crystal clear example of that notion…

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RINO OF THE WEEK REPORT

by Rick Olson August 5, 2011

“Remember that a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have.” ~Barry Goldwater The RINO of the week is six-term Hollis House Representative Carolyn M. Gargasz.  This RINO is not quite the rank-and-file RINO that perhaps Ken Gould or David Kidder might be. Representative […]

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RINO Remover!!!

by Steve MacDonald February 11, 2011

RINO Remover!!  Adult content alert.  The very end of this video has the word S**t in it.  You have been warned.   H/T NHTEA Party  

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