NH GOP logs complaint against Hassan over budget documents
Feb25

NH GOP logs complaint against Hassan over budget documents

New Hampshire Republican Party Chairman Jennifer Horn has filed a complaint with Granite State Attorney General Michael Delaney against Governor Maggie Hassan over her “unwillingness to comply with state law and submit required budget documents to the legislature.” The complaint cites RSA 9:2 of state law, which requires whomever the governor is to submit a budget document to the state legislature no later than February 15th “of the...

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Hemingway to challenge Horn for GOP Chairmanship
Nov30

Hemingway to challenge Horn for GOP Chairmanship

One day after Jack Kimball attacked New Hampshire’s Republican leadership for supporting Jennifer Horn for Chair of the party, several hours after NH Journal published a story reporting that Kimball was holding a meeting to recruit an alternative candidate to Horn, and only minutes after several people named in that story denied such a meeting ever took place and/or that they were in attendance … an alternative candidate to Jennifer...

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Sources: State GOP in disarray
Jun28

Sources: State GOP in disarray

The New Hampshire Republican State Committee is in disarray and Chairman Jack Kimball is reeling under the strain of a job he thought would be a piece of cake, multiple Republican sources tell NH Journal. As the Journal first reported last week, Kimball has drained state party finances to such an extent that it has a mere $1,300 left in its federal account, the account from which is pays most of its expenses. And on Monday, WMUR’s...

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DEVELOPING: NH GOP BROKE …
Jun21

DEVELOPING: NH GOP BROKE …

Multiple sources tell NH Journal that the New Hampshire Republican State Committee is on the verge of insolvency. The news was broken to the party’s executive committee at its monthly meeting on Monday night. One source tells the Journal the party has only $1,300 in its federal account, which is the fund through which it pays staff, overhead and general operating expenses. The party also has a state account, but its balance was...

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Tea Party leader wins NH GOP Chair nod
Jan22

Tea Party leader wins NH GOP Chair nod

PHILIP ELLIOTT DERRY, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Republicans have settled on a tea party-style candidate to be their new leader. It’s a signal that rank-and-file activists in the early presidential-voting state are looking to make inroads against the party establishment. More than 400 of the state’s GOP faithful on Saturday chose former gubernatorial candidate Jack Kimball for a two-year term as chairman. Kimball edged...

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