There is growing interest in a potential Ryan Williams candidacy for the chairmanship of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee after NH Journal broke the story earlier this week that Republican legislators pine for Williams’ aggressive style in what is certain to be a long slow climb back for the GOP. The New Hampshire Union Leader has now caught on to the story. And the news has begun to go viral on Twitter.

 

 

But at least one prominent politico is less than enthused by the Williams rumors. That would be Democratic State Chairman Ray Buckley. Buckley has reason to be nervous. In their one head-to-head matchup in 2010, Buckley’s Dems faced historic defeat and humiliation, in part due to Williams’ aggressive communications campaign: