‘Blogger of the Month’ Steve MacDonald’s Greatest Hits
Dec19

‘Blogger of the Month’ Steve MacDonald’s Greatest Hits

On Tuesday, the New Hampshire chapter of Americans for Prosperity bestowed upon GraniteGrok’s Steve MacDonald the lofty title of ‘Blogger of the Month.’  On the surface, it seems odd that a respected organization like AFP would support strong Republican women like Senator Kelly Ayotte with one hand while bestowing kudos on a blog that has been repeatedly rebuked for its use of sexist language with the other, but let’s take a look at...

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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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Kimball distances himself from blogger’s remarks about Nashua Republicans, women

Seacoast businessman Jack Kimball is distancing himself from his most vocal supporter, a blogger, today after a story the blogger posted attacking Juliana Bergeron drew angry rebukes from Nashua Republicans and he used a sexist remark to refer to a woman. “Skip Murphy plays no role in the Kimball for Chair campaign and would play no role in a Kimball Chairmanship. As you know, he is an independent blogger and has no ties to our...

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Kimball campaign accused of “false and exaggerated ad hominem attacks”

The race for Chairman of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee is getting ugly. The Nashua Republican City Committee is reacting angrily to an accusation by vocal Jack Kimball fan and local blogger Skip Murphy that Kimball-rival Juliana Bergeron caused a scene at a recent Nashua GOP meeting. Murphy claimed that Bergeron and supporter Liz Christoffersen rudely “demanded” time to speak at the meeting even though she was not...

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