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Ayotte joins GOP freshman class in calling for earmark ban

November 10, 2010 by Amelia Chasse  
Filed under News & Politics

Just a few days after being named as a GOP rising star by the Daily Caller, New Hampshire Senator-Elect Kelly Ayotte made news again by putting her money – or in this case her signature – where her mouth is when it comes to earmarks. Earmarks are a perennial issue on the campaign trail, and [...]

Hodes doesn’t deny laughing at rape victim

October 29, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Today the Nashua Telegraph reported on Democrat senate candidate Paul Hodes’ legal career. While he likes to call himself a prosecutor, Hodes barely spent any time in the AG’s office. Most of his legal career was spent as a defense attorney, and one of his clients was accused of multiple sexual assaults. The Telegraph reports [...]

You know you’re running a bad campaign when….

October 27, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics

….other candidates start using you in negative ads against their opponents. It’s official: Paul Hodes has hit rock bottom.

Burt Cohen plots return to politics?

October 20, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Sources tell Now! Hampshire that former state senator Burt Cohen is keeping a close eye on the CD1 race and is telling people that if Carol Shea Porter loses he would almost certainly challenge Frank Guinta in 2012. Cohen, however, might find that others are less enthusiastic about a potential run. Those that Now! Hampshire [...]

Rape victim to Hodes: “It’s not a laughing matter”

October 20, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under HP_Featured, News & Politics

A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a man being represented by Paul Hodes had to admonish Hodes during a 1992 deposition for laughing while she testified how the man “pinned [her] up backwards against his desk” and “tried to get [her] down onto the floor,” according to a transcript. “I was crying [...]

NH Media Mock Hodes

October 18, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics, Uncategorized

In the aftermath of Monday’s Kelly Ayotte-Paul Hodes debate, the New Hampshire media mocked Hodes’ assertion that Ayotte was politically ambitious. The lead paragraph in one story points out that Hodes has run for federal office four times while Ayotte has never run for office before, while another points out that Hodes announced he would [...]

Buckley’s fingerprints all over Hodes’ poll?

October 18, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics

New Hampshire Democratic state party chairman Ray Buckley won’t say what or even if he knew about Paul Hodes’ illegal polling, for which a Hodes vendor was fined $20,000 by the state’s Attorney General on Friday. NowHampshire.com inquired with Buckley directly to discoveron the record what role, if any, he and his committee may have [...]

Is this the stupidest web video in history?

October 18, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under News & Politics

Huh? The Bass campaign seems a tad rudderless these days …

GOP Rally to be headlined by the loser??

October 17, 2010 by Shawn Millerick  
Filed under News & Politics, opinion

A self promoting Rally headlined by a loser in the US Senate Primary?  If you are a Republican candidate why would you go near this Rally?  Ovide Lamontagne lost and can’t seem to give up the limelight to Kelly Ayotte.  Sore loser or oblivious, either way this is so disrespectful to the Party ticket it [...]

Ayotte Deals Hodes Out Over Vegas Trip

October 13, 2010 by Amelia Chasse  
Filed under News & Politics

Its looking like Paul Hodes will be back on the job market soon, so it should have come as a relief to him to find out on Monday that he may have a future in comedy. It might not have been his intention to bring the audience at the New England College Senate debate to [...]

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