Susan Olsen

A coal miner's daughter who can't sing, lover of liberty, enemy of intellectual sloth, admirer of William Barrett Travis,Stonewall Jackson and Michael Valentine Smith, possessor of a Gonzales flag, a little old lady who is armed and wears assault pearls.

“ATF Audits reveal 1 in 4 NH Gun Line background checks are wrong

NH House Bill 109 – calling for Universal Background Checks for every purchase of a firearm – will wrongfully deny even more Granite Staters their rights! It is sponsored by NH Democrat Representative Katherine Rogers [yes, the same Democrat Rep who pleaded guilty to assault the day before Christmas 2017]. After Right to Know Requests …

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NH Constitution

Women’s Defense League Announces 1st Annual Scholarship Essay Content

The Women’s Defense League of New Hampshire (WDLNH) proudly announces its first annual scholarship essay contest with monetary awards in the amount of $500 each for two New Hampshire high school seniors. To be eligible for the WDLNH Scholarship Contest award, entrants must be New Hampshire residents in their senior year of high school, currently …

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NH-Speaker-of-the-House-Steve-Shurtleff

Of permits and things……….

“The permit came from Department of Administrative Services, so it’s up to them, but in their boiler plate permit it states you cannot sell anything, and I suppose selling raffle tickets would be a violation of standard licensing,” said Shurtleff.

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“I guess we have to pass it to see what’s in it” – HB 687 rewritten again

Not quite 15 hours from the hearing in which it will be voted Ought to Pass or Inexpedient Legislate, HB 687, Extreme Risk Protections Orders or “Red Flags”, has been rewritten once again.   I guess Democrat sponsor Debra Altschiller don’t need no stinking citizens to see it or read it or testify against it. And …

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DRGO

“…the proposed New Hampshire law is worse than most”

As Director of Legislation for the Women’s Defense League of NH, I contacted Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership (DRGO) when the language for HB 687, “Extreme Risk Protection Orders”, was made public to learn whether there was any literature to support the bill’s premise that guns make people crazy. Over the course of several weeks, …

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Stand and fight

When the decision to run for office is contemplated, the typical discussion is the amount of time needed to work as a legislator and the cost of doing so to the family finances. Many explain to family members a good deal of the time historically spent together would now be given to serving constituents. Most …

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All of a sudden the conversation ended

And all of a sudden…

So just now, I get a rather terse phone call from a man who says his name is Brad Cook (The name on the phone came up as Sheehan Phinney). He says he’s the Chairman of the Ballot Law Commission. He asks me if I’m the one who wrote the complaint about Jon Morgan’s residency …

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