New Hampshire really is a special place. I was reminded of this a few weeks ago when my wife and I attended a fundraiser for Sen. Kelly Ayotte in Warner. There were around 40 folks in attendance, and the agenda called for cocktails, dinner and remarks from Sen. Ayotte.
The setting was spectacular, actually on a working bison ranch. The whole atmosphere screamed New England, but what occurred there was strictly New Hampshire.
Few of us were expecting any special guests beyond Sen. Ayotte and her family, but about 15 minutes into the event, South Carolina Sen. Lindsay Graham appeared. So there we were, 40 of us, in Warner, on a Bison ranch, with two of our 100 elected U.S. senators – one of whom is a presidential candidate.
If you described this scene to people in other states, they probably would not believe you. But in New Hampshire, every four years at least, it happens. Read More