Author Archive | Mike Hoefer

Seeking Editorial Lead

I’ve been an absentee landlord for sometime and do not see that changing in the year ahead. Blue Hampshire’s founding predates Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. and those tools have diversified the “New Media” space for NH political news and allowed politicians and politicos easy, direct publishing abilities without the need for a central hub. I […]

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A word from a Sponsor

Thanks Michael McCord and “The Execution Chanel: A Political Fable” for sponsoring Blue Hampshire for the past two weeks. Michael shares this final post. I wanted to thank folks for their support in buying the book and spreading the word about my recently released, witty and wicked political satire The Execution Channel: A Political Satire ( that’s the […]

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The Execution Channel: A Political Fable

ED: Thanks for the Two Week Sponsorship Michael! A note from author Michael McCord If you are wondering about the ad at the top of the Blue New Hampshire page, it’s for The Execution Channel: A Political Fable, my new book which was just published and is available for sale. Some of may have heard rumors […]

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What is the Future of Blue Hampshire?

One of the things we spoke about today at the NH Progressive Summit was some potential “Future States” for Blue Hampshire. Some ideas that came up: As an aggregator of progressive news. The RSS reader for folks that don’t want to use an a RSS reader. AN Aggregator of progressive events across the state (get […]

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A More Progressive Granite State

If you are interested in a more Progressive Granite State you need to get yourself to to the NH Progressive Summit this Saturday at New England College in Henniker NH. Hosted by our friends at Granite State Progress and NH Citizens Alliance for Action the day will be dedicated to learning and planning for a more progressive […]

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Shaheen on Manchin/Toomey

#ManchinToomey is sensible plan to keep guns out of hands of dangerous people while protecting 2nd amdt rights for law abiding citizens — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (@SenatorShaheen) April 17, 2013 What say you Senator Ayotte? Are you representing NH citizens (88% of whom support universal background checks)? Or are you making sure you have a […]

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Things Related And Not

Great post over at Dkos on Rumsfeld’s pavlovian response just hours after we watched planes hit the World Trade Center. “best info fast. Judge whether good enough hit S.H. [Saddam Hussein] at same time. Not only UBL [Osama bin Laden].… Need to move swiftly.… Go massive. Sweep it all up. Things related and not.” Go read […]

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