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2016 Primary Election Grades

by NHFC, Inc. on September 12, 2016

Last week Scott told you about the release of our 2016 Primary Election Grades.  Click here to see our grades.

I am writing today to remind you to carefully study them before Tuesday, September 13.  I also want to call your attention to a few selected races.  We told you in some detail about the Gubernatorial candidates.   Please consider our points as you consider the candidates.

The Executive Council is often overlooked but vitally important.  We are concerned about Manchester Alderman and District 4 Executive Council Candidate Joseph Kelly Levasseur.  Mr. Levasseur has refused to stand for the rule of law and the Second Amendment in Manchester.  In 2004 pre-emption became law and cities and towns were prohibited from regulating firearms.  Despite this, Mr. Levasseur as an Alderman has allowed the Verizon Arena (now the SNHU Arena) to ban the carrying of firearms.  The arena is owned by the City of Manchester!  Apparently Alderman Levasseur is quite comfortable with the City of Manchester violating a state law and having law abiding citizens who would like to attend a concert or hockey game being disarmed.

The good news is that his opponent, Jim Adams returned his survey 100% pro gun and we have graded him A.

In State Senate Districts 1 and 16, Leon Rideout and Joe Duarte, respectively, have both earned the NHFC Grade of A+ for their longtime Second Amendment activism.  If you live in District 1 or 16 please thank these 2 heros for their support of Second Amendment civil rights.  In both of these districts, their opponents, Dolly McPhaul and Don Winterton have refused to return a completed NHFC Candidate Survey.  This is a sign of outright hostility to Second Amendment rights.

I would be remiss if I didn’t remind you to review the grades for the candidates for Federal Offices.  Anti-gun promise  breaker Kelly Ayotte has refused to return her NHFC survey but she is being challenged by A rated former State Senator Jim Rubens who returned his survey 100% pro-gun.

In the 1st Congressional District A rated pro-gun US Congressman Frank Guinta is running for re-election.  Congressman Guinta has sponsored a long list of pro-gun bills and he returned his NHFC Candidate Survey 100% pro-gun.  Sadly, anti-gun lobbyist, F rated Rich Ashooh has refused to return his NHFC survey.  But we know he stands for gun control because he said so on the radio.

In the 2nd Congressional District A rated Jim Lawrence is running against anti-gun State Rep. Jack Flanagan.

We have done extensive reporting on all the Federal Candidates.  Click here for the information on the incumbents, and click here for the reports on the challengers.

Their are a lot of A rated candidates running for state representative this year.   Patriots who have pledged to support the Second Amendment.  Please take some time to read and learn about the candidates and their views on the Second Amendment.

Thanks for your support.

Alan M. Rice
Vice President & Training Director – NHFC

Primary Grades

by NH Firearms Coalition on September 5, 2016

Over the last few weeks we have released some of our grades.  We have finished grading all the candidates who are involved in a primary race.  Veiw our 2016 Primary Grades here.

Grades for Gubernatorial Candidates….

August 31, 2016

Last month we released our grades for incumbents and their challengers running for reelection to federal offices.  If you missed the email click here to see the incumbents grades and click here to see the challengers grades. Now it is time to add to that list by releasing the grades for all candidates running for […]

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NHFC Candidate Grades – 2nd Release… Challengers…

August 8, 2016

Last month we released our grades for incumbents running for reelection to federal offices.  If you missed the email click here to see those grades. Now it is time to add to that list by releasing the grades of the challengers of those candidates. As with the incumbents, we carefully consider bill sponsorship, (some challengers […]

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NHFC Candidate Grades – 1st Release…

July 25, 2016

As you may know, each election cycle the New Hampshire Firearms Coalition publishes a scorecard which uses report style letter grades.  Our grades are intended to help you, the law abiding New Hampshire firearms owners, to determine who stands up to support Second Amendment civil rights and who works against your civil right to be […]

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Good guy with a gun prevents mass murder…

July 4, 2016

As we celebrate America’s Birthday, I wanted to let you know about some self defense gun uses.  The anti-gun crowd loves to falsely state that it never happens, and it never will… but just last week we learned about another case of: A Good guy with a gun preventing a mass shooting… Not only has […]

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Anti-gun Senator Ayotte still needs to hear from you…

June 30, 2016

Last week Scott told you about how U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte has become an anti-gun activist.  Well, it’s worse then we thought. When Scott sent his email out we knew that Senator Ayotte was teaming up with Senators Collins (R-Maine), Toomey (R-Pennsylvania), Schumer (D-New York) and Graham (R-South Carolina) to place people on a secret […]

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ANTI-GUN Sen. Ayotte needs to hear from you….

June 26, 2016

As you may know, we work closely with Gun Owners of America [GOA] to protect the Constitutional rights of law abiding citizens. Even though most anti-gun bills failed yesterday, the fight is not over.  Anti-gun Sen. Kelly Ayotte is trying to strip you of your rights without due process. Please review this critical alert from […]

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Come Meet US Congressman Frank Guinta – Shooters Outpost, May 4, 10AM

May 2, 2016

Come meet Congressman Frank Guinta on Wednesday, May 4: Shooters Outpost 1158 Hooksett Road Hooksett, NH US Congressman Frank Guinta (R-NH-1) will hold a press conference to discuss the bill he has sponsored that will allow the sales of all firearms across state lines. Because New Hampshire is the only state in the Northeast without […]

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Profiteering on gun bans…

April 25, 2016

Did you see the alert that NHFC Vice President Alan Rice sent on Friday?  If not, you can find the alert by clicking here. It is critical that you read all of the underhandedness that has been going on in Concord. For many years, we have been able to keep the anti-gun wolves at bay […]

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