Scott Walker went to Theo's Pizza Restaurant in Manchester, New Hampshire to do some glad-handing with the public. While there, he encountered a young couple that were so eager to meet him, they carried a homemade sign supporting Walker for president. Show More Summary
One GOP presidential hopeful came out on top after the Republican warm-up debate in New Hampshire and he did it by skipping the debate completely. Republican presidential front-runner, Donald Trump, skipped the warm-up debate last night...Show More Summary
New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it wasn't clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the National Weather Service put out a severe storm warning, as 60 mph winds collapsed the tent, killing two spectators and sending about 32 others to hospitals.
At last night’s Republican debate in New Hampshire, Carly Fiorina criticized how the Dodd-Frank law is strangling community banks, as well as its encouragement of yet bigger Wall Street firms and Congress’s failure to reform mortgage entities Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Chris Christie: At 16 of 17 New Hampshire Town Halls, I’ve Been Asked About High Student Costs. Free advice, Chris: Read this.
A circus tent collapsed during a storm at a New Hampshire fairgrounds on Monday, killing a young man and a girl and sending 22 others to area hospitals, according to the Associated Press. Both of the fatalities were described by the state fire marshal as spectators. Show More Summary
If last night's Donald Trump-less GOP presidential forum in New Hampshire was meant to be a dry run ahead of Thursday night's big primetime debate on Fox News, the candidates have a lot of work to do. As The New York Times' Jeremy W....Show More Summary
There's a chill in the Maine air tonight. I assume it's wafting over from New Hampshire. #VotersFirst — Laura Seay (@texasinafrica) August 4, 2015 This #VotersFirst forum has served a very important purpose: reminding me that I need to buy whiskey before Thursday. — Daniel Drezner (@dandrezner) August 4, 2015 New Hampshire, the “Live Free [Read more...]
Republicans took to a New Hampshire stage Monday night for a presidential forum that functioned as an early preview of the contest for the GOP nomination. It was awkward. Unlike the coming Fox News debate on Thursday, the "Voters First...Show More Summary
Rick Klein: “Donald Trump is so much of the story right now that when he doesn’t show up at a candidate forum, there’s almost no story at all. Monday night’s pre-debate show in New Hampshire struggled to find a rhythm, [...]
The latest WMUR Granite State Poll finds Donald Trump is the top choice of 24% of likely GOP primary voters, doubling the support of Jeb Bush at 12% and Scott Walker at 11%, the only other candidate in double digits. [...]
New York Times: “After weeks of preparing for a smash-mouth debate with Donald J. Trump, 14 Republican candidates found themselves instead Trump-less but sandwiched into a constricting format on Monday night, delivering strikingly uneven performances just days before the first [...]
Student dupes Walker into posing with check illustrating he's bought and paid for by the Koch brothers. It was supposed to be a routine meet-and-greet at a local New Hampshire pizza parlor, but today’s campaign stop turned into a “Punk’d”...Show More Summary
Summary: Wasn’t there just a presidential debate? Oh, for the politically uncouth such as I, it was a Republican Presidential Candidate debate in New Hampshire. I’ve always been fond of New Hampshire because of great business clients there as well as the beautiful Autumn colors and the turbulent descent into the area on small planes.
WASHINGTON (AP) — They crowded the stage in New Hampshire for a debate-style faceoff. But the jam-packed Republican field will be narrowed considerably for the first formal debate of the 2016 primary season later in the week. On Tuesday,...Show More Summary
On August 4, Hillary Clinton is launching her first television ad campaign for president in Iowa and New Hampshire. The Washington Times reports that the campaign is costing two million dollars and will focus on Clinton’s dedication to children and families. In the first ad, titled “Dorothy,” Clinton shares about her mother’s tough upbringing. She […]
So this is what it looks like when Donald Trump stays home. The businessman and board game magnate, who is currently leading the Republican presidential field by a mile, skipped the first full candidate forum of the 2016 presidential race on Monday in New Hampshire. Show More Summary
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A circus tent collapsed when a severe storm raked a northern New Hampshire fairground Monday, killing two people and injuring 15 others, authorities said. WMUR-TV reported that state Department of Safety spokesman...Show More Summary
In trying to attack Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton's credibility, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) struck a low blow on Monday. "I am fluent in Clinton-speak," he said at the Voters First Forum in New Hampshire. Graham...Show More Summary