Doris Granny D Haddock http://nhpr.org en Channeling Granny D: North Carolina Actress Portrays New Hampshire Activist http://nhpr.org/post/channeling-granny-d-north-carolina-actress-portrays-new-hampshire-activist <p>This week marks what would have been the 103rd birthday of <a href="http://info.nhpr.org/taxonomy/term/9386">Doris Haddock</a>, better known by the name Granny D.</p><p>She made national headlines in the late 1990’s for walking across the country, 3200 miles, to highlight the issue of campaign finance reform, just ahead of her 90<sup>th</sup> birthday.</p><p>Doris Haddock died in 2010 at age 100, but you might be able to hear her voice at <a href="http://www.coalitionforopendemocracy.org/news-and-events/" target="_blank">a birthday party in her honor in Keene</a>.</p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:46:27 +0000 Brady Carlson 20679 at http://nhpr.org Channeling Granny D: North Carolina Actress Portrays New Hampshire Activist