Saturday, July 2, 2011

Could GOP benefit as state resident patterns change?

October 25, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under State House

New Hampshire’s lack of population growth over the last several years, and in particular the last two, may give Republican candidates a better chance in 2010 of recapturing some of the seats they lost in 2008, according to John H. Sununu, chairman of the state Republican Committee. Sununu, also a former New Hampshire governor, said [...]

Dems Misread News Events in Attack on GOP, War of Words Ensues

May 20, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

Give Victoria Bonney a break. The new Democratic State Party communications director is still settling into her job. But that’s no excuse, at least if you ask her Republican counterpart Ryan Williams, for her evident misreading of a Foster’s Daily Democrat news item this morning, which Bonney attempted to turn into an attack on the [...]

Sununu, Buckley Do Battle Again on Sunday

May 1, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

Republican Chairman John Sununu and Democratic Chairman Ray Buckley will once again do battle on Sunday morning on WMUR News 9, NowHampshire.com has learned. In fact, they’ve already done battle, as the debate was pre-tapes on Friday morning. Concerned citizens will want to tune in. NowHampshire.com hears that the debate got a bit testy, even [...]

NH Dem Boss: Tax Protesters “Have Lost Their Minds”

April 21, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

The thousands of taxpayers who gathered in several locations around the Granite State on Tax Day “didn’t even know what they were protesting,” according to the state’s top Democratic Party official. “They looked like they lost their minds,” said Ray Buckley, Chairman of the New Hampshire Democratic Party of the protesters. Buckley’s comments came during [...]

Breaking News: Poll Shows Hodes Favored Over Sununu in 2010

March 31, 2009 by Ethan Kendrick  
Filed under News & Politics

According to a poll released today, more registered voters in New Hampshire would prefer to see Democratic Congressman Paul Hodes rather than former Republican Senator John Sununu win if they were to run against each other in the 2010 senate seat race. 42% favored Hodes, 36% favored Sununu, and 22% were undecided. Hodes has confirmed [...]

Republicans Blast Gay Marriage Bill; Predict Lynch Will Sign

March 27, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under State House

Former New Hampshire Governor and Republican State Committee Chairman John H. Sununu reacted to the New Hampshire House’s endorsement of gay marriage yesterday by saying, “[t]he small margin by which the bill passed should encourage Governor Lynch to take a stand with a clear ‘I will veto this bill if it gets to my desk’ [...]

Sununu Blasts Democrats in New Fundraising Appeal

January 18, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

Former Governor and new Chairman of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee John Sununu blasts Democrats in Concord in a new fundraising e-mail obtained by NowHampshire.com. “Today, I officially came out of ‘political retirement’ to accept election as Chairman of the New Hampshire Republican Party,” Sununu writes in the e-mail. “I am doing this because [...]