NHDP state convention 2015.

2015 New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention
New Hampshire Democratic Party
Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)
Verizon Wireless Arena
555 Elm Street
Manchester, NH

Guest Speakers:
Presidential Candidates:
US Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont)
Jim Webb (Virginia; Former US Senator) ; invited but will not be attending.
Professor Lessig (Pennsylvania)
Martin O’Malley (Maryland; Former Governor)
Lincoln Chafee (Rhode Island; Former Governor)
Hillary Clinton (New York; Former US Secretary of State)

Other Speakers:
Congresswoman Kuster
Senator Shaheen
Governor Hassan
DNC Chairwoman Wasserman-Schultz

NHDP State Convention logo

Full details  and ticket information can be found on the New Hampshire Democratic Party website. (See above for list of speakers)

Check out our “Road to the White House 2016” page to see where else the candidates are going to be this weekend and beyond.

Use #NHDems16 to follow the action from the convention

The 2015 NHDP Convention will be shown on CSPAN at 9:30am and 2:00pm. Re-aired on Saturday Evening (8pm,10pm) ; Sunday 9/20 (12:30am,6:41am).

A message from Webb 2016; in reference to Former Senator Webb’s absence at NHDP State Convention

3rd Annual Pool party/Picinic

2012_09-11_ 004Good afternoon all,

The 2015 Hudson NH Democrats summer cookout/pool party will be next Saturday July 11th,2015 at 3:00pm (meet at the home of Kate Messner; 10 3rd street in Hudson NH).
This is our 3rd year and we are very excited to have this event returning to our calendar.

I welcome and extend an invite to our committee members of Pelham/Hudson and friends of our Pelham/Hudson committees.

Additional details
Please bring along a snack or dessert and whatever your choice of drink is. We’ll have cheese & crackers, chips & salsa, watermelon, beer & wine and whatever else that you decide to bring!

Happy 4th of July to all of you,

Ian Howes
Secretary and Co-communications Director of web and social media
Hudson NH Democrats



Next Meeting: Hudson…This THURSDAY

Just a reminder:

The next joint meeting of the Hudson NH and Pelham NH Democrats is will be held in Hudson. The meeting will include a guest presenter.

Home of Carol & Karl Stamm
Address details available in our calendar section
May 21st,2015 at 7pm.

Guest Presenter: Daniel Weeks

Background Info about Daniel: (provided by Open Democracy)

Daniel Weeks, Executive Director Open Democracy

Raised in Temple, New Hampshire, Dan was inspired to join the democracy movement by none other than Doris “Granny D” Haddock when he was a teenager at ConVal HS. A 15-year advocate of democratic reform, Dan helped launch Americans for Campaign Reform in 2003 and served as president from 2008-11. In 2005, he led the student campaign to pass comprehensive campaign finance reform in Connecticut and in 2011 he founded the Money and Politics Project in South Africa. Dan has written on poverty and democracy issues for The Atlantic, New York Times, Boston Globe, Christian Science Monitor, and other publications, and is currently writing a book based on poverty-line research he conducted in 30 states by Greyhound bus. A graduate of Oxford and Yale, Dan and his wife, Dr. Sindiso Mnisi Weeks, are now proud residents of Nashua.