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Really, Union Leader, the House GOP “revolts”???

I would say that Republicans stuck to their guns (in some cases, literally) and said in effect “Decisions have consequences.” Steve Shurtleff, the Democrat Speaker of the NH House, YOU shut the House down and we don’t have to go along with rewriting YOUR rules to make it work.”

NH House Forced to Pull All-Nighter Because Speaker Pocket-Stalin Wasted a Day on Show-Trials … FakeNews Blames GOP

A few weeks ago (2/20/20), Speaker of the New Hampshire House Steve Shurtleff aka “Pocket-Stalin” devoted a day to conducting Soviet-style show-trials of GOP Reps who refused to comply with an obviously unconstitutional House Rule: We learned that the reprimand was scheduled for 1:30 and that the press was invited in. The procedures for these …

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Steve “Pocket-Stalin” Shurtleff Disgraces Himself and Makes a Mockery of the N.H. House By Holding Soviet-Style Show Trials

Yesterday Speaker Steve Shurtleff earned the moniker I use for him … Pocket-Stalin … by spending half a day conducting Soviet-style show-trials of the handful of GOP Reps who had the courage of their convictions NOT to attend the House’s reeducation camps (House Rule 67). In a recent post, I demonstrated that House Rule 67 …

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Dear GOP House Reps: You are NOT Required to Attend Speaker Shurtleff’s Reeducation Camps

So last week Ethan DeWitt of the Concord Monitor vented on twitter about House GOP (1) not all following the House Rule for mandatory “harassment” and “discrimination” “training”:  67. All legislators, legislative officers, and legislative staff shall attend in-person education and training regarding sexual and other unlawful harassment and discrimination. and (2) some attending an …

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Petition to Stop Hateful, Bigoted Nashua Rep from Being Censured

You may recall a recent post in which NH House Representative Deb Stevens (Nashua) was outed for her hatred, vitriol and bigotry towards Trump supporters. In case you missed her post on her public, official NH Representative page: Well, it seems many people across the state, and not just in her district, saw this outrageous …

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My Response to Pocket-Stalin’s (Steve Shurtleff’s) Response to Deb Stevens

Kim Morin posted about Democrat Rep Deb Stevens’ lunatic Facebook post here. Here is Stevens’ lunatic Facebook post: The House GOP subsequently called on Speaker Steve Shurtleff (I prefer Pocket-Stalin) to discipline Stevens as he has disciplined GOP Reps for social-media posts he has found objectionable: And here is Pocket-Stalin’s response: Classic what-about-ism. No condemnation …

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Speaker Removes John Burt – Only Suspends Tamara Le

You’ll remember just last week Representative Tamara Le, D-North Hampton, went on a Facebook tirade that ended with “F*** private and religious schools.” After the story was brought to you by GraniteGrok and NH Journal (who first broke the story,) over 600 petitions demanding Le’s removal from the Education Committee were delivered to Speaker Shurtleff …

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NH Speaker of the House removes state rep from committee for expressing free speech

Vengeance is mine, sayeth the Speaker of the New Hampshire House. Three-term State Representative, James Spillane took to social media recently and posted a photo of a dead squirrel to gain reactions from vegans and leftists. It is important to note that Rep. Spillane killed the squirrel because it was eating eggs, breaking into fencing, …

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