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Murkowski Concedes

The larger message is that the right is taking the job of Senator a bit more seriously this cycle. I can only wonder if they will do the same thing here in New Hampshire.

For whom the poll tolls…

Well, we’ve had some poll data to digest these past couple week and, due to my instinctive craving to analyze the data, I’m going to summarize the results, and throw in some conjecture with it. Poll #1:  NH Young Republican Picnic Straw Poll, (and here) conducted Saturday August 7, 2010 Senate – Ayotte 59, Lamontagne 57, Bender …

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Contested Primaries

If you happen to have a contested Republican House Primary in your district (or maybe you don’t know if you do), there’s a place on-line to get a quick view of who is running.  Over at a web site called New Hampshire Election Information, no affiliation with the state sites, they have a list of the contested …

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Hodes Anoints

Back in April Paul Hodes took the original tack of reminding us that Kelly Ayotte was ‘picked’ by the GOP establishment.  It’s a common theme played up by the left so Hodes was just being a good democrat an repeating what he’d been told. I don’t know what Ms. Ayotte, who was essentially picked by …

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Latest Straw Poll results are in…

The Rockingham County GOP "Meet the Candidates" Picnic and Straw Poll was held today in Brentwood, with some surprising, and not so surprising results… The thing to consider is that this was a County GOP-sponsored event, which brings out the party-oriented community, not just the hardcore activists that we saw at the CNHT picnic.  I’m …

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Not so fast….

I received an email yesterday from the Republican Party of New Hampshire.  I am registered Republican, and have subscribed to the NH GOP’s mailing list. The opening paragraph goes like this: "Our Republican leadership team did a great job in setting the table for the November Elections.  We recruited more candidates for state office than …

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The Wives Of Carroll County

File this under “well what do you know.” Apparently, if your wife has legally posed topless on an amateur internet porn site under an anonymous name, and you happen to be running for Carroll county Sheriff, and the party chairman finds out, you may have to abandon your campaign.

Does Lynch Have A Primary Fight In 2010?

Rumor has it that John Lynch could have a primary challenger named Tim Robertson (D-Keene). Robertson has been kicking around the NH House for years warming a seat over at the Criminal Justice and Public Safety commission where his primary contribution has been making friends in the party and sponsoring bills that are inexpedient to legislate.  Robertson’s …

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