The Democratic National Committee announced Tuesday that it will approve six presidential primary debates for those seeking the nomination beginning this fall. Each of the four early states — Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada, and South Carolina — will host debates, the party announced. The move follows the Republican Party’s effective takeover the debates process following…
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) “long has been close to the Democratic Party. He has won the endorsements of top national Democrats in some of his elections. Even as an Independent he caucuses with the Democrats in the Senate. Earlier this [...]
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Anyone who says the Virginia doesn’t have rocks is a liar. If I didn’t know better, I’d swear that the stretch of trail from Rt 60 (outside Buena Vista, VA) to Rockfish Gap (outside of Waynesboro) was really in New Hampshire. Gary, my shuttle driver, picked me at up 10am and took me back to […]
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Bernie Sanders is staying on message, and it’s a good one. Speaking at an AFL-CIO union event in North Conway, New Hampshire, Sanders, who describes himself as a “democratic-socialist,” criticized the federal government’s position on the current minimum wage. “That’s a starvation wage,” Sanders said of the federal government’s current rate at $7.25 per hour. [...]
Lisa and Scott, a wonderfully creative couple, planned their entire DIY New Hampshire farm wedding from their home in San Francisco. Planning a long-distance event is one of the hardest things a couple can do for their wedding yet Scott and Lisa pulled it off beautifully. Under picturesque New Hampshire skies, Lisa and Scott’s family Read more
Circa 1906. "Railway station at Weirs -- Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
At this point, the GOP Presidential field looks like Jeb Bush versus Everyone Else. (Of course, there’s a big fight over who get’s to play Everyone Else when this particular play opens in Iowa and New Hampshire.) It’s an open question whether Jeb will turn out to be too green for the average GOP primary voter. […]
Kasich has taken steps toward a presidential bid, emboldened by the absence of a clear front-runner and by warm reviews from appearances in New Hampshire and South Carolina. The 62-year-old former congressman was in Washington to sound...Show More Summary
on April 20, 2015 in Keene, New Hampshire." /> Hillary Clinton has a Mother’s Day gift idea for those who aren’t sure what to get their moms. Today Clinton announced a contest where supporters can enter to win a Mother’s Day call from the Democratic presidential hopeful herself. Show More Summary
When Carly Fiorina launches her campaign for president this week, her message to the world will be emphatic: what she did for HP, she can do for America. From spaghetti dinners in New Hampshire to startup conferences in New York, the former head of Hewlett-Packard is expected to keep staking her...
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — One day after raising $1.5 million in donations, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders was out to convince supporters in the early voting state of New Hampshire on Saturday he could raise the $40 million to $50 millionShow More Summary
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Saturday he'll need to raise $40 million to $50 million to run a competitive presidential primary campaign, one day after declaring his intention to seek the Democratic nomination...Show More Summary
As even the paupers of the Wonketariat know, Andrew Jackson’s face adorns the American $20 bill. That is, as they say in academia, “problematic,” so Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire has introduced a bill to replace Andrew Jackson’s face with that of a woman. Show More Summary
1907. "North Church and Congress Streets, Portsmouth, New Hampshire." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Christie political fallout: How does Bridgegate play in New Hampshire and Iowa? TRENTON — You can add Gov. Chris Christie’s name to the top of the list of thousands inconvenienced by Bridgegate’s traffic delays. Even though Christie was not named in the Bridgegate indictment, delaying...
Yes, that’s the cover art for Vattnet Viskar’s upcoming sophomore LP, Settler, and if you saw it and suspected the New Hampshire band were trying to outdo Deafheaven’s chillwave-y, un-metal Sunbather artwork, I wouldn’t blame you. That was my first thought! But that’s not it. The image was created by the visual artist Josh Graham […]
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Supreme Court says a Michigan man must pay for the cost of his rescue from the White Mountain National Forest. Edward Bacon of Northville, Michigan, was on a five-day solo hike in September 2012 when he dislocated his hip and had to be carried for almost four miles over rough terrain in heavy rain. Show More Summary