Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina Town Hall Meeting in Goffstown, New Hampshire
Carly Fiorina, a candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, held a town hall at Maple Avenue Elementary School in Goffstown, New Hampshire. Following the event, Carly Fiorina met with supporters and took questions from reporters. She criticized media executives from excluding her from the Republican presidential debate being held that evening at Saint Anselm College in Manchester. Ms. Fiorina was left out of the debate because she did not meet their criteria of performance in the Iowa caucuses and recent polling.475 views
Politics and Eggs Breakfast with Senator Bernie Sanders
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, spoke to the press and responded to questions at a Politics and Eggs breakfast held at the Executive Court Banquet Facility in Manchester, New Hampshire. He responded to took questions from members of the audience about the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire primary the next week and his campaign. He said in his campaign he had been able to widen the focus to include topics like equality and poverty. Senator Sanders said that it “stinks” that politicians do not talk about poverty because poor people do not vote. Topics included reforming Wall Street.1,114 views
“Politics and Eggs” Breakfasts are regular forums for political figures. The breakfasts are hosted by the New England Council and by the New Hampshire Political Library.