Saturday, July 16, 2011

Binnie flack tries to rewrite history of multi-millionaire’s epic fail

September 21, 2010 by ShawnMillerick  
Filed under HP_Featured, News & Politics

Canada’s National Post published a heartfelt commentary by Canadian “conservative” political operative and once-upon-a-time Binnie consultant Gerry Nicholls offering a defense of his former boss and third-place finisher in the NH Senate primary. Nicholls has clearly been watching a lot of CNN this week, because he’s hopped aboard the anti-Tea Party train and is attributing [...]

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 NowHampshire.com. According to the source, who sought anonymity for fear of reprisals, the Dems’ last minute scramble reflects [...]

Web remark shows Levasseur glorifying gun violence against Republicans; Lynch, Dems silent

March 28, 2010 by Patrick  
Filed under State House

Controversy continues to swirl around embattled Dem. State Rep. Nick Levasseur as a second comment on a social networking site appears to show him glorifying gun violence against Republicans. Levasseur has been in the center of a storm after claiming on Facebook that “two nukes just wasn’t enough” for the Japanese. After the anti-Japanese comment [...]

Tea Party vindication as Sullivan, Citizens Alliance retract ‘white pride’ charge

March 28, 2010 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under News & Politics

NowHampshire.com previously reported that former Democratic State Chairman Kathy Sullivan was forced to retract her demand that Republican candidates in New Hampshire denounce “tea party white pride activities” in Concord last weekend. Sullivan retracted her statement because the tea party movement was found to have had nothing to do with the “white pride” rally in [...]

Concord Monitor cartoon amplifies debunked ‘Tea Party White Pride’ smear

March 24, 2010 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under News & Politics

The Concord Monitor today ran an editorial cartoon by Mike Marland that perpetuates a now debunked smear by the liberal group NH Citizens Alliance, which alleged in Sunday press release, “NH Tea Party members celebrate[d] white pride day at New Hampshire State House.” As a NowHampshire.com investigation showed, the New Hampshire Tea Party Coalition had [...]

Citizens Alliance refuses to retract press release alleging ‘Tea Party White Pride activities’

March 24, 2010 by Patrick  
Filed under Health

NH Citizens Alliance appears unwilling to retract a press release the organization issued on Sunday that inaccurately attributed a “white pride” rally in Concord to “NH Tea Party members.” The press release appeared to have been picked up only by a leftwing blog with close ties to the New Hampshire Democrat Party. An investigation by [...]

Ray Buckley falsely accuses Tea Party Coalition of colluding with ‘white pride’ group

March 22, 2010 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under News & Politics

New Hampshire Democrat officials appeared to charge “members of the New Hampshire Tea Party” with racism on Sunday on a liberal blog with deep ties to the Democratic Party apparatus. Democrat Chairman Ray Buckley and his predecessor Kathy Sullivan demanded Republican congressional candidates Charlie Bass and Frank Guinta denounce a White Pride Day protest at [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Taxpayers to Protest Obama Policies on Tax Day

March 23, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under HP_Featured, State House

In part of what is becoming a growing nationwide movement in opposition to trillions of dollars in new spending out of Washington, taxpayers will protest President Barack Obama’s government spending policies in Arms Park in Manchester on April 15th—Tax Day. The so-called Taxpayer Tea Parties started as small, ad hoc protests but have grown into [...]