New grandmother Hillary postpones DC fundraiser for D’Allesandro
Sep29

New grandmother Hillary postpones DC fundraiser for D’Allesandro

MANCHESTER — A few days after becoming a grandmother, Hillary Clinton postponed tomorrow night’s scheduled fundraiser in Washington for top supporter Lou D’Allesandro, the veteran state Senator told the New Hampshire Journal today.   D’Allesandro said he received a call from Clinton’s staff this morning and “she has canceled all of her appearances for the next two days.” D’Allesandro said he was told that Chelsea Clinton...

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Perry endorses Garcia, will appear at Oct. 7 event with her in Nashua
Sep25

Perry endorses Garcia, will appear at Oct. 7 event with her in Nashua

Texas Gov. Rick Perry today endorsed 2nd District U.S. House candidate Marilinda Garcia, and, the New Hampshire Journal has learned, will be featured at an event in Nashua with Garcia on Oct. 7.   As the Journal reported on Tuesday, Perry will be back in the state on Oct. 6 and 7, will speak at a “Politics and Eggs” breakfast at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics, will campaign with GOP candidate for governor Walt Havenstein...

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Key NH Republicans have not yet heard from Jeb Bush
Sep23

Key NH Republicans have not yet heard from Jeb Bush

While former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is heading to early primary state South Carolina next month for a major GOP fundraiser, there has been no contact from the Bush camp with Bush loyalists in New Hampshire regarding a possible presidential run – at least not yet.   Bush has not ruled out running for President, and reports (click here and here) that he is preparing for a 2016 run and visiting the state with the first primary in the...

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Perry to return to NH in October, expected to campaign with Havenstein
Sep23

Perry to return to NH in October, expected to campaign with Havenstein

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will return to New Hampshire Oct. 6 and 7 for several stops, including at least one campaign stop with New Hampshire GOP candidate for governor Walt Havenstein.   Perry will appear at a “Politics and Eggs” breakfast at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on Oct. 6, according to NHIOP advisory board member Jim Merrill, a veteran state GOP strategist and activist.   The New Hampshire Journal has...

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2016 poll shows Dems back Hillary but ‘open’ to alternative; GOP divided
Sep19

2016 poll shows Dems back Hillary but ‘open’ to alternative; GOP divided

CONCORD – A new Granite State 2016 presidential poll has found that while Republicans remains scattered on their choice of a 2016 nominee, Democrats favor Hillary Clinton while being open to an alternative.   The poll by the GOP firm Vox Populi Polling found that 44 percent of Democratic voters surveyed said they would be supportive of Clinton but open to someone else, while 36 percent said they would be strongly supportive of...

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