scott brown http://nhpr.org en Brown Takes Aim At Health Law As Dems Fire Back http://nhpr.org/post/brown-takes-aim-health-law-dems-fire-back <p></p><p>On the first stop of what Scott Brown's campaign is calling his "Obamacare isn't Working Tour," the candidate worked hard to hit his message.</p><p></p><p>When the President of&nbsp; Next Step Bionics and Prothestics told Scott Brown insurance premiums for his company are expected to increase by 30 percent, Brown was quick with a diagnosis.</p><p>"A major part of it because of Obamacare...And that’s something that Senator Shaheen was a deciding vote on and we’ve got to try to fix it."</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:37:29 +0000 Josh Rogers 46621 at http://nhpr.org Brown Takes Aim At Health Law As Dems Fire Back Scott Brown Kicks Off U.S. Senate Run In Portsmouth http://nhpr.org/post/scott-brown-kicks-us-senate-run-portsmouth <p></p><p>Technically, Scott Brown’s been a candidate in this race since last month, when he filed with the FEC. But last night in a Portsmouth hotel ballroom the Republican who now lives in Rye, erased any remaining doubt.</p><p></p><p>“I am running to be a true independent voice for the people of NH and I will need you strength you help and you voters to succeed.”</p><p>Brown’s remarks stressed his connection new home state, where he’s summered as an adult and spent the earliest days of his childhood.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 04:53:45 +0000 Josh Rogers 46578 at http://nhpr.org Scott Brown Kicks Off U.S. Senate Run In Portsmouth Brown Tells Supporters He'll Make It Official Thursday http://nhpr.org/post/brown-tells-supporters-hell-make-it-official-thursday <p></p><p>After months of flirting, former Massachusetts U.S. Senator Scott Brown plans to announce he’s running for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire Thursday in Portsmouth.</p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:55:22 +0000 Michael Brindley 46321 at http://nhpr.org Brown Tells Supporters He'll Make It Official Thursday Scott Brown Nears Entry Into U.S. Senate Race http://nhpr.org/post/scott-brown-nears-entry-us-senate-race <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Scott Brown's official announcement could come as early as next week,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">according to a report from&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.wmur.com/politics/scott-brown-officially-running-for-us-senate-in-new-hampshire/25281718" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">WMUR</a>.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:42:22 +0000 Michael Brindley 46056 at http://nhpr.org Scott Brown Nears Entry Into U.S. Senate Race On The Political Front For March 24 http://nhpr.org/post/political-front-march-24 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>On the Political Front, NHPR's Josh Rogers talks with Morning Edition host Rick Ganley&nbsp;about a proposal to increase New Hampshire's gas tax, Scott Brown ramping up his Senate campaign, and Vice President Joe Biden visiting Nashua on Tuesday.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:12:03 +0000 Josh Rogers & Rick Ganley 45519 at http://nhpr.org On The Political Front For March 24 Obama Says Shaheen Should Stay And Brown Should Run From Texas http://nhpr.org/post/obama-says-shaheen-should-stay-and-brown-should-run-texas <p>When he served in the U.S. Senate, &nbsp;Scott Brown often voted with President Obama.</p><p>In 2011, Congressional Quarterly found Brown voted in support of the president’s agenda 70 percent of the time&nbsp; -- second only to Susan Collins of Maine among Republicans. &nbsp;But when asked on New England Cable News about Brown’s possible run here, the President made clear he prefers the incumbent.</p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:59:52 +0000 Josh Rogers 45382 at http://nhpr.org Shaheen Pushes Brown To Sign 'People's Pledge' In Senate Race http://nhpr.org/post/shaheen-pushes-brown-sign-peoples-pledge-senate-race <p></p><p>Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen continues to challenge potential Republican candidate Scott Brown to sign the same pledge he did during his campaign for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:52:09 +0000 Michael Brindley 45237 at http://nhpr.org Shaheen Pushes Brown To Sign 'People's Pledge' In Senate Race Scott Brown Makes The Rounds Through Vote-Rich Southern N.H. http://nhpr.org/post/scott-brown-makes-rounds-through-vote-rich-southern-nh <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>While technically, he’s still exploring a run for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, Scott Brown acted very much the candidate at a St. Patrick’s Day lunch in Salem.&nbsp; He worked the room, posed for pictures, and said voters across the country and here in his new home state of New Hampshire, want to toss Democrats from office for supporting&nbsp; so-called Obamacare.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:56:53 +0000 Josh Rogers 45208 at http://nhpr.org Scott Brown Makes The Rounds Through Vote-Rich Southern N.H. Speculation Grows That Scott Brown Set To Enter N.H. Senate Race http://nhpr.org/post/speculation-grows-scott-brown-set-enter-nh-senate-race <p></p><p>There’s growing speculation that former Massachusetts U.S. Senator Scott Brown is set to enter the race for U.S. Senate here in New Hampshire.</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:07:58 +0000 Michael Brindley 45089 at http://nhpr.org Speculation Grows That Scott Brown Set To Enter N.H. Senate Race An Early-Bird Look At N.H.'s Midterm Races http://nhpr.org/post/early-bird-look-nhs-midterm-races <p>In mid-March, with the sap has hardly running, November seems a lifetime away. But in the political world, eight months goes by quickly, especially for those preparing for mid-term elections. Although the filing period isn’t until June, there’s already a solid list of Republicans hoping to face the three Democratic incumbents. In the 1st Congressional District, former Congressman Frank Guinta and former UNH business school Dean Dan Innis look to go against Carol Shea Porter. In Congressional District 2, state Rep. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 44694 at http://nhpr.org An Early-Bird Look At N.H.'s Midterm Races N.H. Dems Want Scott Brown To Disclose Clients http://nhpr.org/post/nh-dems-want-scott-brown-disclose-clients <p></p><p>Part-time Rye resident and Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown has yet to decide if he’ll run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Jeanne Shaheen, but the N.H. Democratic party isn’t waiting to go on the attack.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:09:13 +0000 Josh Rogers 39975 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Dems Want Scott Brown To Disclose Clients Scott Brown To Ring In The Holidays With The N.H. GOP http://nhpr.org/post/scott-brown-ring-holidays-nh-gop <p></p><p>Former Massachusetts U.S. Senator Scott Brown will join the New Hampshire Republican State Committee for its holiday party in Nashua later this month.</p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:49:40 +0000 Michael Brindley 39691 at http://nhpr.org Scott Brown To Ring In The Holidays With The N.H. GOP Scott Brown Speaks At Charity Gala http://nhpr.org/post/scott-brown-speaks-charity-gala <p></p><p>Former Massachusetts senator Scott Brown spoke at a charity event in Nashua.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Brown appeared as the keynote speaker at a gala held by the Child Advocacy Center of </span>Hillsborough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County.</span></p><p>The organization provides support for sexually abused children in New Hampshire.</p><p>Kristie Palestino is the Executive Director of the Granite State Children's Alliance and says the ball is a critical source of income for the group:</p> Sun, 05 May 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jonathan Lynch 26871 at http://nhpr.org Scott Brown Speaks At Charity Gala