NHFRW Lilac Luncheon to feature GOP presidential straw poll

by Chip
Griffin


May 1, 2015
7:14 AM

The New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women will host its annual Lilac Luncheon on June 15, and Primary Digest has learned that this year's event will also include a Republican presidential straw poll. All of the current and potential presidential candidates are being invited to attend, but it is not yet clear who will accept those invitations. Although the … [Read more...]

Rand Paul NH launch event set

by Chip
Griffin


Mar 31, 2015
7:17 PM

As previously reported by multiple media outlets, Rand Paul plans to launch his campaign for president in his home state of Kentucky on Tuesday, April 7. The following day he will head to New Hampshire. The campaign has now confirmed the details for the event and have set up an event ticketing page (tickets are free, unlike Marco Rubio's Miami announcement which costs a … [Read more...]

Marco Rubio to end suspense on April 13

by Chip
Griffin


Mar 31, 2015
6:52 PM

Are you tired of the New Hampshire winter weather? Do you have a real passion for politics, perhaps Marco Rubio in particular? If so, it will cost you just $3.05 (to match the Miami area code) -- plus the cost of an airline ticket -- to attend the Florida senator's announcement on April 13 in sunny Miami about his 2016 intentions. Will he run for re-election to the United … [Read more...]

April’s NH GOP cattle call to draw most major candidates

by Chip
Griffin


Mar 19, 2015
5:55 AM

The New Hampshire Republican Party’s presidential candidate cattle call set for next month now has confirmed the attendance of most of the potential field. With at least 15 potential presidential contenders on the agenda, it represents a virtually unprecedented Granite State gathering of GOP hopefuls. Only New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie remains undecided, while former Sen. … [Read more...]

27 NH Democratic lawmakers encourage Warren to run, support competitive primary

by Chip
Griffin


Mar 18, 2015
3:15 PM

Elizabeth Warren may have said that she doesn't plan to run for president in 2016, but the Run Warren Run effort continues to apply pressure to try to get the Massachusetts senator to change her mind. Today, Democrats in early voting states signed open letters to Warren encouraging her to reconsider. In New Hampshire, one sitting and one former state senator joined 25 … [Read more...]