Susan Olsen

Gun Bill Clears Hurdle in New Hampshire House

by Steve MacDonald April 4, 2018

Susan Olsen has an update on SB500 which finally cleared a committee hurdle in the New Hampshire House and could get a floor vote next week. Follow this program on TuneIn

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Gun Bill Clears Hurdle in New Hampshire House

by Steve MacDonald April 4, 2018

Susan Olsen has an update on SB500 which finally cleared a committee hurdle in the New Hampshire House and could get a floor vote next week. For more ways to listen visit the original blog post, here.

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The Slings and Arrows of a Citizen Legislature

by Steve MacDonald March 28, 2018

Susan Olsen shares her experience with a NH House committee and a simple piece of legislation and how having a citizen legislature, while necessary to a free and prosperous people, can (sometimes) be a serious pain in the ass. Follow this Program on Facebook Also Available on Google Play

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The Slings and Arrows of a Citizen Legislature

by Steve MacDonald March 28, 2018

Susan Olsen shares her experience with a NH House committee and a simple piece of legislation and how having a citizen legislature, while necessary to a free and prosperous people, can (sometimes) be a serious pain in the ass. Visit the blog page of this podcast for more ways to listen.

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Firearms Legislation Update: House Hearing on SB500

by Steve MacDonald March 21, 2018

Susan Olsen returns to provide an update from yesterday’s hearing in the New Hampshire House for SB500. Legislation to amend firearms terminology in state Statute. (We even toss in a fashion alert on that “retired” resource officer from Parkland, Florida.) Check out the blog post of this podcast for more ways to listen.

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Firearms Legislation Update: House Hearing on SB500

by Steve MacDonald March 21, 2018

Susan Olsen returns to provide an update from yesterday’s hearing in the New Hampshire House for SB500. Legislation to amend firearms terminology in state Statute. (We even toss in a fashion alert on that “retired” resource officer from Parkland, Florida.) Follow this program on Spreaker. Also Available on Google Play

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A Letter from the Governor, Then an Important History Lesson about the Second Amendment

by Steve MacDonald March 10, 2018

Susan Olsen, the MC of the 4th annual WDL 2A Rally, reads a letter from an important 2A supporter in New Hampshire, then shares a history lesson that, to me at least, was the best part of the entire rally. Also Available on Google Play

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A Letter from the Governor, Then an Important History Lesson about the Second Amendment

by Steve MacDonald March 10, 2018

Susan Olsen, the MC of the 4th annual WDL 2A Rally, reads a letter from an important 2A supporter in New Hampshire, then shares a history lesson that, to me at least, was the best part of the entire rally. Check out the original blog post for more ways to listen.

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A Gun Legislation Update and a Gun Rally This Saturday

by Steve MacDonald March 7, 2018

Susan Olsen returns with an update on SB500, a Bill to clean up firearms language in state statute and there’s a gun rally this week. Tune in for the details.   Visit the blog-post page for more ways to listen.

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Gun Rally, Gun Bills, Guns, Guns, Guns.

by Steve MacDonald March 7, 2018

Susan Olsen returns with an update on SB500, a Bill to clean up firearms language in state statute and there’s a gun rally this week. Tune in for the details. And…the segment is just over 10 minutes so that little blurb of audio way out there at 11 1/2 minutes is just a bubble of […]

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The Interviews – Week Ending 2-17-2018

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2018

Another week, another great list of guests, all together in one convenient podcast. This week: Ellen Kolb, Kimberly Morin, Susan Olsen, Elliot Axelman, Raheel Raza, and Skip Murphy. Original post page here – where you can find more ways to listen

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The Interviews – Week Ending 2-17-2018

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2018

Another week, another great list of guests, all together in one convenient podcast. This week: Ellen Kolb, Kimberly Morin, Susan Olsen, Elliot Axelman, Raheel Raza, and Skip Murphy. We talked about 40-days for life, assisted suicide, income taxes, gun statutes, efforts to end the radicalization of youth, and the nanny state. Also Available on Google […]

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SB500: Cleaning up Firearms Language in State Statute

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2018

Susan Olsen joins me this week to discuss Kevin Avard’s Bill, SB 500: an Act amending references to firearms terminology. We talk about the proposed changes, testimony, support and opposition to the legislation.

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Cleaning up Firearms Language in State Statute

by Steve MacDonald February 14, 2018

Susan Olsen joins me to discuss the introduction of SB500, Senator Kevin Avard’s Bill to clean up firearms terminology in State Statute. We talk about the proposed changes, testimony, support and opposition to the legislation. Also Available on Google Play

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The Interviews – Week Ending 2-10-2018 [Player Added]

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2018

If you missed any of the interviews over the past week, you can get them all in less than an hour with this compilation podcast. Kimberly Morin, Ed Naile, Susan Olsen (with an additional 12 minutes), and Skip Murphy. There’s also a short “heads-up” at the end about why we need to kill HB 628. Added […]

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The Interviews – Week Ending 2-10-2018

by Steve MacDonald February 10, 2018

Catch up with Kimberly Morin, Ed Naile, Susan Olsen (with an additional 12 minutes), and Skip Murphy. There’s also a short “heads-up” at the end about why we need to kill HB 628.

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Gun Rights at Risk

by Steve MacDonald February 8, 2018

Susan Olsen joins me to discuss the rights of municipalities in a Dillon’s Rule State and the ramifications of recent legislation that could put gun owners at risk. Blog Post Page Link Spreaker Page Link

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Gun Rights at Risk?

by Steve MacDonald February 8, 2018

Susan Olsen joins me to discuss the rights of municipalities in a Dillon’s Rule State and the ramifications of recent legislation that could put gun owners at risk. *Check back Saturday morning for this week’s combined podcast which includes another 12 minutes from this interview. Also Available on Google Play

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Democrat Rep. Katherine Rogers Pleads Guilty To Assault Charge

by Steve MacDonald December 22, 2017

The 2017 ‘Humane Legislator of the Year’ entered a guilty plea to avoid jail time for assaulting Conservative activist Susan Olsen. CONCORD, NH — A local Democrat and state representative pleaded guilty this morning to assaulting a political opponent during a state Senate ballot recount in November 2016. State Rep. Katherine Rogers, D-Concord, 61, pleaded guilty to the assault […]

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Susan Olsen – On Being Assaulted by Dem. Rep. Katherine Rogers

by Steve MacDonald August 17, 2017

Last night Susan Olsen took some time to talk about the circumstances surrounding her assault and the pending arraignment of the perp, New Hampshire Democrat House Rep. Katherine Rogers. We discuss the State Senate recount and the interaction between the accused and the accosted. Why the report was filed after the House Session, and more.

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Susan Olsen – On Being Assaulted by Dem. Rep. Katherine Rogers

by Steve MacDonald August 17, 2017

Last night Susan Olsen took some time to talk about the circumstances surrounding her assault and the pending arraignment of the perp, New Hampshire Democrat House Rep. Katherine Rogers. We discuss the State Senate recount and the interaction between the accused and the accosted. Why the report was filed after the House Session, and more. […]

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NH Democratic State Rep. From Concord Charged With Assault

by Steve MacDonald August 16, 2017

From Patch.com CONCORD, NH — A local state representative has been charged with assault in Concord District Court and is scheduled to be arraigned in late September, according to court documents. The charge was filed against Katherine Rogers, 61, pictured left, of Alton Woods Drive in Concord, on Aug. 7, 2017, by the New Hampshire State […]

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The 603 Alliance – Initiative 18

by Steve MacDonald August 14, 2017

Jim Kofalt and Diane Bitter of the 603 Alliance joined me on Girard at Large this morning to talk about Initiative 18, an ambitious program to recruit and train candidates for the New Hampshire House for the 2018 Elections. We talked about tools, training, and coordinating with other groups, as well as some of the challenges the program hopes to […]

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Guest Hosting Girard at Large – Monday Morning, 6-9 am ET

by Steve MacDonald August 13, 2017

Tomorrow morning from 6-9 am Eastern Time I will be guest-hosting the Girard at Large Radio Program on 90.7 FM, WLMW. Susan Olsen and Bob Clegg are along for the ride with Guests Eva Castillo-Turgeon (The ins-and-outs of Immigration), Jim Kofalt and Diane Bitter (603 Alliance -Initiative 18), Kimberly Morin (Politically Buzzed), and whatever else crosses […]

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WDLNH 3rd Annual Gun Rally – Part 2

by Skip March 5, 2017

Scheduled to run from noon to 2pm, the speakers showed up even in the face of less than ideal conditions (I think that everyone “joshed” the WLDNH folks with “a week late – last Saturday was in the 60s!!!” ).   Anthem (Katherine Martinez-Cormier)         Susan Olsen, WDLNH Legislative Director Pledge of Allegiance […]

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Women’s Defense League of NH – 3rd Annual Gun Rally

by Skip March 5, 2017

Man, it was downright FREEZING yesterday at the event on the State Capital building’s steps.  Sunny, sure – but boy was that wind biting at 8 degrees!  First time in my life I’ve been double and triple layered and still had to activate handwarmers in my deep winter mittens.  And I wasn’t the only one. […]

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Waterloo Valley

by Steve MacDonald September 5, 2016

Susan Olsen provides in-depth details and reporting about Waterville Valley that could affect Chris Sununu’s showing in next week’s Republican primary.  

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Waterloo Valley

by Steve MacDonald September 5, 2016
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In part II of our look at Waterville Valley and Candidate Chris Sununu, Susan Olsen provides in-depth details and reporting that could affect his showing in next week’s Republican primary. (Audio 27 m 12s) Download this segment – Full Podcast

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Podcast #157 This is Not Just a Test!

by Steve MacDonald September 2, 2016

Kimberly Morin and Susan Olsen join me as we explore the wondrous mystery that is Chris Sununu’s stewardship of Waterville Valley. And we take you beyond the news you’ve seen with details no one else has reported. I’ve also got some must hear audio on the EPA’s MS4 water permitting nightmare, some thoughts on the […]

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Welcome to the Evolution – This is Not Just a Test!

by Steve MacDonald September 2, 2016
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We’re rebooting the show as a 60-minute podcast so welcome to the evolution. This is not just a test. Kimberly Morin and Susan Olsen join me as we explore the wondrous mystery that is Chris Sununu’s stewardship of Waterville Valley. And we take you beyond the news you’ve seen with details no one else has reported. […]

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