Author Archive | William Tucker

‘Third Way’ Democrat prepares to challenge Ayotte

Image: linkedin.com A test prep entrepreneur who recently moved to New Hampshire from New York City is preparing to challenge Kelly Ayotte in her re-election bid for the U.S. Senate. Yesterday James Pindell uncovered two job ads placed by an unnamed “New England Democratic US Senate Candidate, who will formally launch a campaign early in […]

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James Pindell scoop: Democratic ‘out gay male’ staffing up to take on Sen. Kelly Ayotte

Image: rcjobs.com WMUR’s James Pindell, back from his two-week “sabbatical,” discovered a couple of interesting ads on the Roll Call jobs board today: Democratic Senate Finance Director New England Democratic US Senate Candidate, who will formally launch a campaign early in 2016 to unseat a Republican incumbent, seeks an Experienced Finance Director to hit the […]

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Shots fired: GOP activists target Kelly Ayotte with proposed changes to nominating process

Image: McConnell Center / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0  Republican activists, angered that Sen. Kelly Ayotte opposed Rep. Bill O’Brien’s successful bid for House Speaker, are retaliating with a plan to change the way New Hampshire candidates for the U.S. Senate are nominated. Rep. George Lambert (R-Litchfield) is leading the effort that he says is the “first […]

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Free Staters take credit for Bill O’Brien win, announce plan to primary Kelly Ayotte

Image: youtube.com House Republicans today picked Bill O’Brien to be their nominee for Speaker by a 116-112 vote. Members of the Free State Project, who claim to have won 20 seats for the 2015-2016 session, took credit for O’Brien’s win over former Speaker Gene Chandler. On Ron Paul Forums, one early mover described the Free […]

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Lee Quandt: Pundits say N.H. is a purple state, it looks more like a black and blue state to me

Image: Zach Stern / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Former state Rep. Lee Quandt (R-Exeter), who had his share of battles with former Speaker Bill O’Brien, provides his take on the House speakership contest between O’Brien and Rep. Gene Chandler — and explains why Kelly Ayotte and friends endorsed Chandler: Republicans took a drubbing because O’Brien brought […]

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Republican Liberty Caucus: Ayotte is a miscreant who neither understands nor respects N.H. House

Image: Gage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0  Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire chair Aaron Day has written a blistering response to U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte and other senior Republican leaders who endorsed Gene Chandler for state House Speaker. Day, who also leads the Free State Project, followed his group’s endorsement of former Speaker Bill […]

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#FITN query: ‘Do you dislike bootysex because the peeny goes in where the poopy comes out?’

Image: youtube.com/americanbridge21st Sunday night, a group of Dartmouth College students were really rude to Texas Gov. Rick Perry. “In 2002, you supported Texas’s anti-sodomy laws. Do you dislike bootysex because the peeny goes in where the poopy comes out?” asked sophomore Ben Packer. The Dartmouth reporter Emily Sellers asked, “In your campaigns you have received […]

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State Rep. Cushing files election law complaint against Charles and David Koch

State House Rep. Renny Cushing (D-Hampton) has filed a complaint with the state attorney general alleging billionaires Charles and David Koch are the “ultimate source” of the funding for a political mailer that violated the state’s election laws. The mailer, which Cushing says contained “false and misleading information,” was paid for by New Hampshire Advantage […]

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