Granite Reports Update: Maryland’s Rep. Sarbanes to headline fundraiser for Executive Councilor Pappas
Sep13

Granite Reports Update: Maryland’s Rep. Sarbanes to headline fundraiser for Executive Councilor Pappas

SATURDAY, SEPT. 13: BIG PAPPAS FUNDRAISER. Maryland U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes will be the featured guest at a $25-$1,000 fund-raiser for Democratic District 4 Executive Councilor Chris Pappas later this month.   Sarbanes, a four-term congressman, will join an influential host committee that will include former Republican Executive Councilor Louis Georgopoulos.   The event will take place on Sept. 24 at the Athens Restaurant in...

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In NH, Rand Paul talks ISIS, immigration and the Constitution
Sep12

In NH, Rand Paul talks ISIS, immigration and the Constitution

MANCHESTER — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that although he believes Barack Obama’s planned military action against the Islamic state will be unconstitutional unless the President first receives congressional approval, there is nothing concerned Republicans can do about it.   Paul said if there were a Republican U.S. Senate, an “authorization for use of force” could be passed, “and that would bind him. Unfortunately,...

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Jindal in NH: Republicans must do more to offer policy solutions, alternatives
Sep05

Jindal in NH: Republicans must do more to offer policy solutions, alternatives

CONCORD — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, while “thinking and praying” on whether he will for run for President in the 2016 election, minced no words Friday on what he views as the failures of the current President – and also the faults of the leadership of his own Republican Party.   Jindal, in New Hampshire for the weekend to speak at four GOP events, will be telling activists that the party can no longer be “the party of...

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Potential 2016 hopeful Jindal adds NHGOP rally to Saturday list of events
Sep02

Potential 2016 hopeful Jindal adds NHGOP rally to Saturday list of events

CONCORD – Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has added a fourth stop to his planned visit to New Hampshire this weekend.   The New Hampshire Journal has already reported that Jindal, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, on Saturday will attend the Strafford County GOP barbecue in Dover along with former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore, the Seacoast Republican Women’s Club’s “Chilifest” at the Scamman Farm in Stratham and the Hillsborough...

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Perry in NH: Opens up on indictment, border security, Middle-East, business taxes  ….  and Obama, Shaheen
Aug22

Perry in NH: Opens up on indictment, border security, Middle-East, business taxes …. and Obama, Shaheen

CONCORD — Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived in New Hampshire under indictment Friday, but also as a hero of sorts to many fellow Republicans in the Granite State.   While Democrats quickly blasted him as a bully and said the New Hampshire GOP has a history of supporting “scandal-plagued bullies,” Perry told the New Hampshire Journal in an interview he believes most Granite Staters understand that the action that led to his...

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