Granite Reports Update:  Portman to hold conference call with state GOP volunteers, activists
Oct24

Granite Reports Update: Portman to hold conference call with state GOP volunteers, activists

FRIDAY, OCT. 24: PORTMAN TO CALL IN.  Ohio Sen. Rob Portman will telephone in to New Hampshire on Monday to give key state Republican volunteers and activists an update on the state of the Senate races around the country.   Portman, who was in the state last week campaigning with Senate candidate Scott Brown in Hampstead, will make the call in his role as the finance chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee.  ...

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Paul’s RAND PAC doles out $30k to NHGOP, 24 candidates
Oct21

Paul’s RAND PAC doles out $30k to NHGOP, 24 candidates

With the mid-term election just two weeks away and the presidential primary campaign on tap soon after, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has not only made numerous appearances in the first-primary state, but he has also directed his political action committee to write checks to the state GOP and 24 candidates.   Sources tell the New Hampshire Journal Paul’s RAND PAC this week distributed checks totaling $30,000.   Sources say $5,000...

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Pataki (again) says he’s ‘serious’ about a possible presidential run
Oct20

Pataki (again) says he’s ‘serious’ about a possible presidential run

Twice before, former three-term New York Gov. George Pataki thought seriously about running for President, only to pull the plug.   He was serious then, but this time, he said today, he is very serious about it.   In New Hampshire yesterday, today and tomorrow, Pataki told the New Hampshire Journal this afternoon, “I am seriously looking at it because this country has been headed in the wrong direction, and it is sad to me...

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Granite Reports Update: With more than 1,400  attendees, NHDP raised at least $250K at ‘JJ’ event with Clinton
Oct17

Granite Reports Update: With more than 1,400 attendees, NHDP raised at least $250K at ‘JJ’ event with Clinton

FRIDAY, OCT. 17: A QUARTER OF A MILLION-PLUS. Democratic sources tell Granite Reports that the NHDP raised more than $250,000 at last night’s Jefferson-Jackson fundraiser featuring former President Bill Clinton.   That’s a conservative estimate, we’re told. Checks are still being sorted out and the final amount could be much more.   We were also told that not only were there 1,226 Democrats in the Armory room of the Radisson...

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Rand Paul to return to NH next week for GOP rallies
Oct08

Rand Paul to return to NH next week for GOP rallies

CONCORD – As the New Hampshire Journal first reported nearly two weeks ago, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul will return to the state next week to campaign for the state GOP.   Details, first obtained by the Journal this morning, have Paul, a potential presidential candidate, attending three get-out-the-vote rallies and meeting with the Plymouth State College Republicans on Oct. 16.   Later that evening, the state Democratic Party...

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