Shows featuring Arnie Arnesen

  • How New Hampshire Became Last U.S. State to Recognize MLK Day Holiday Splash_image20120111-30804-hvsuyp-0
    Ahead of the Monday holiday celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr., we speak with two people key to establishing the day as a paid state holiday in New Hampshire—the last state to do so—replacing its optional Civil Rights Day in 1999. "I look at Mitt Romney talking about saving the soul of America and recall that the motto...
    January 11, 2012 | Story
  • Rivals’ Attacks on Romney’s Corporate Record Display Occupy Wall Street’s Wide Reach Splash_image20120111-18510-4e1w2q-0
    The New Hampshire primary brought fewer than 50 percent of voters to the polls. The candidates are "addressing issues that aren’t really connecting with a whole bunch of Americans, especially blue-collar Americans," says Dale Kuehne, a New Hampshire political science professor. "I don’t know that they...
    January 11, 2012 | Story
  • New Hampshire Primary Results Fuel Talk of Most Unpredictable Presidential Race in Decades Pollsnh
    We go to New Hampshire for a discussion on last night’s primary results with University of New Hampshire Professor Dante Scala and longtime TV and radio host Arnie Arnesen. [includes rush transcript]
    January 09, 2008 | Story
  • New Hampshire’s Political Landscape
    A conversation with New Hampshire veteran political activists Arnie Arnesen and Renny Cushing about the current political landscape after the so-called U.S. congressional Republican Revolution when power shifted to the Republicans after the 1994 mid-term elections. In the state of New Hampshire, Republicans have enjoyed majority power for 142 years — since the U.S. Civil War — essentially...
    February 19, 1996 | Story