Saturday, July 2, 2011

Binnie trashes Arizona law he defended one week ago

May 7, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Republican Senate candidate Bill Binnie “defended Arizona’s law requiring officers to question suspected illegal immigra[nts] about their status,” during a debate at St. Anselm College last week, according to NECN. But at a second debate on Thursday Binnie came out against the law, reports New Hampshire Union Leader’s Clynton Namuo. And when his views were [...]

Kelly Ayotte’s first ad

May 5, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Seen here:

Shea-Porter falsely claims she doesn’t use term “teabagger”

April 26, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under Health

Democratic Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) chastised a supporter at a recent town hall meeting for referring to opponents of President Barack Obama’s new health care law as “teabaggers.” But Shea-Porter has defiantly refused to apologize for having used the term herself in the past. The questioner, who later identified herself as a public school teacher, [...]

Source: State Dems scrambling to deploy tea party ‘crashers’ UPDATE: Sullivan denies

April 14, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

New Hampshire Democrats are engaged in a statewide search for liberal activists willing to attend so-called tea parties on Thursday and carry signs expressing racist or fringe sentiments, a Democratic source with knowledge of the effort tells According to the source, who sought anonymity for fear of reprisals, the Dems’ last minute scramble reflects [...]

Dem strategy of blaming Bush proves unpopular in New Hampshire

April 8, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

National Democrats have made clear they believe the strategy of blaming unpopular Republican former-President George W. Bush still has some political mileage as they head toward the November elections. But that strategy may have hit a brick wall in Alton, NH this week. Democratic Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) faced a hostile crowd at an Alton [...]

Reid Losing Union Support Over Card Check

January 15, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics, national

In recent weeks it has become clear that health care reform legislation could spell the quick end of the Democrats’ control of Washington D.C. From Massachusetts to Nevada, polls are showing anger with an overreaching majority on this and a host of other issues.  At times like these, Democrats more than ever need to hold [...]

Ayotte paints Hodes as status quo agent in new vid

October 30, 2009 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Former state Attorney General and Republican candidate for US Senate Kelly Ayotte today released a web video that turns Democratic Rep. Paul Hodes’ (NH-02) words against him. The Ayotte video samples one of Hodes’ own web videos to position the Democrat frontrunner as an agent of the status quo. In the video, Hodes stares into [...]

Shea-Porter Refuses to Apologize for Using “Tea-Bagger” Phrase

September 3, 2009 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

The Portsmouth Herald is reporting that the Portsmouth Republican City Committee is demanding an apology from Rep. Carol Shea-Porter for using the phrase “tea-baggers” to describe opponents of health care reform. But the embattled congresswoman is having none of it: On Wednesday, Shea-Porter told the Herald she was simply repeating a term widely used in [...]

Shea-Porter on Health Bill: “The Constitution did not Cover Everything”

August 26, 2009 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

In what may prove to be her most controversial remarks to date, Democratic Rep. Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) on Tuesday defended Washington’s efforts to reform the American health care system by telling a talk radio caller, “The Constitution did not cover everything.” Shea-Porter serves on the House Education and Labor Committee, one of three committees in [...]

Bedford Beauty School Received Stimulus Funds

August 24, 2009 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Arguing in favor of President Barack Obama’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in January Democratic Congressman and senate candidate Paul Hodes claimed the stimulus act would “Reduce Soaring Unemployment.” It hasn’t worked out that way. Instead, according to a report issued by the New Hampshire Office of Economic Stimulus, the stimulus act has created only [...]

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