Voices of the Voters Ny-24 Clay Town Hall 10-26-12

One problem I ran into during my road trip was a reluctance on the part of avg voters to go on Camera. The Big Exception was in NY-24 at the Clay Town Hall candidate forum. About 75 voters came to Watch Congresswoman Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) and Green Party Candidate Ursula Rozum answer questions on … Continue reading Voices of the Voters Ny-24 Clay Town Hall 10-26-12

Meet the Most important person in the bar

After the debate I approached James Lileks and Jonah Goldberg asking for interviews, both declined as they were "talked out" but James and I had chatted during the breaks in the action and Jonah consented to the photo you see. One must remember that while it was a fun event for many, this was work … Continue reading Meet the Most important person in the bar

“Americans want someone who believes in them” Update speech added

That was the line from Rick Santorum as he was absolutely swarmed by press, and voters at the Hillsborough county event at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. After the Ron Paul event Stacy & I headed to the Hotel which was loaded with local republicans, Press And some familiar faces The absolute change in the fortunes … Continue reading “Americans want someone who believes in them” Update speech added

Videos from the Tea Party Express in Concord NH

Yeah it would have made more sense to have this video up before yesterday's Palin stuff but that was breaking news and frankly tends to drive hits faster. Since some videos were added to this post as updates I've included them here too: I talked to Sue first She later moved her setup to the … Continue reading Videos from the Tea Party Express in Concord NH

Interviews from the Tea Party Express event in Manchester 9/5

You really can't get the idea of the kind of Draw Sarah Palin is until you actually see it. The first thing that you note is the people come from everywhere: And that it comes in two waves, the true believers first and then the others later The first person I ran into was Doreen: … Continue reading Interviews from the Tea Party Express event in Manchester 9/5

Voices of the Voters: Author Terry Tibbetts on Herman Cain and his new book

Author Terry Tibbetts spoke to me at the Herman Cain event in Manchester on the 19th He also joined me for our salon at the Border, his book on College Football great and soldier Don HollederA Spartan Game: The Life and Loss of Don Holleder is available in paperback, hardcover and for the Kindle.

Voices of the Voters Nickel at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Festival

I actually saw Nickel both at the Santorum appearance and at the Cain event on Friday He also attended the Saturday Straw Poll that I was unable to make due to the Salon at the Border.

Voices of the Pols: Rep Steven Smith of NH on Herman Cain

Rep Steve Smith comments on Herman Cain at his November 19th Manchester Campaign opening: I think the question about NH vs Mass. should be repeated to each pol from each state

Voices of the People Ron Paul Supports Pre Debate

Some of the first members of the General Public to show up were these Ron Paul Fans who spoke to me I've talked to a lot of voters here who disagree with Ron Paul, but I've yet to talk to a single one who doesn't believe he is sincere or dishonest in his beliefs. That … Continue reading Voices of the People Ron Paul Supports Pre Debate

Voices of the voters: Joyce at the Buerkle event

Joyce is another voter who got involved with the Buerkle event You haven't seen them before but the country will see them in the election of 1932 2010

Voices of the voters: John at the Buerkle event

I interviewed John and the Ann Marie Buerkle event last night: this is the real problem for dems. Over and over I see republican voters who are new to the system, while on the Democratic side existing voters are staying home.

First report from the Obama rally today UPDATE Photos, video and Instalanche! UPDATE 3000 supporters bussed in

Just arrived at the Sean Bielat HQ in Newton from the Obama rally today several observations: The Unions had a lot of sign holders out across the street, there was a small tea party presence there as well but not very significant from what I saw. I was told on the record that the fire … Continue reading First report from the Obama rally today UPDATE Photos, video and Instalanche! UPDATE 3000 supporters bussed in