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MANCHESTER - Today, Scott Brown held the second live screening of the documentary “Live Free Or Die - Obamacare in New Hampshire.” The documentary highlights actual stories behind the disastrous effects of Obamacare.
“Obamacare is not working for New Hampshire and it is hurting our families and businesses," said Brown.  "This documentary captures many of the negative impacts Obamacare has posed on the Granite State, including canceled plans and uncertainty for job creators.  I support the full repeal of this law before it does more damage to our families and economy." 
Following the screening, Brown held a question and answer session to learn more about people’s experiences with Obamacare. Voters expressed their frustrations with higher premiums, limited plan options and further driving distances to get to a hospital in the narrow network.
“We were promised by President Obama and Senator Shaheen that we could keep our health care plans if we liked them, evidently that was a lie,” said Mark Lane, a small business owner that was featured in the documentary. “There needs to be more competition that allows for us to choose plans that are affordable and aren't top down, one size fits all.”



Web Video Captures State of the Race As Brown Surges

MANCHESTER - On the heels of today's New Hampshire Union Leader and Nashua Telegraph primary endorsements, the Scott Brown campaign released a new web video, titled “Momentum,” that captures the increased attention around the surging Brown campaign as he closes the gap on Jeanne Shaheen.

Last week's Granite State poll from the University of New Hampshire/WMUR shows the race as a virtual tie, with Brown earning 44% of the vote and Shaheen holding 46% of the vote.  
Brown is working tirelessly to visit every corner of the Granite State and hosting town hall meetings as part of the "NH Speaks" series to meet voters and spread his message for a stronger America, both at home and abroad. 
As shown in the ad, he has earned a number of momentum-building endorsements from Gov. Mitt Romney, Sen. Kelly Ayotte, Sen. John McCain, and a host of local elected officials and grassroots supporters throughout New Hampshire.
In their respective endorsements, the New Hampshire Union Leader & Sunday News said that Brown "will make a solid, smart, and independent voice for New Hampshire in the U.S. Senate," and the Nashua Telegraph wrote that "Scott Brown most closely adheres to those fundamental principles that shape the Granite State’s 21st-century identity."

Click here to watch the web video. 


Anchor: WMUR poll numbers are out
And less than three weeks before the primary election there appears to be a major shift in the Senate race
Anchor In a head to match up with Jeanne Shaheen
Scott Brown has made this race a toss up
Closing to within two points of the incumbent Democrat
Forty-six to forty-four percent

Anchor: Just last month Scott Brown trailed Jeanne Shaheen by twelve points
And his campaign appeared to be stagnating
Not anymore because as the race heads into the home stretch
Scott Brown is surging

Anchor: WMUR’s latest poll might have Shaheen’s campaign feeling ill
Less than a month after she enjoyed a double-digit lead
That gap has evaporated
As Brown has turned the race into a dead heat
With forty-six percent of those polled opting for Shaheen
Forty-four for Brown and momentum clearly in his favor

Reporter: This will go down as one of the most important days of this New Hampshire U.S. Senate contest
For much of the year this race seemed to be slipping away from Scott Brown
But now he is back.

NHDP - NEW WEB VIDEO: John McCain Thinks Brown is A Bold Leader…for Massachusetts

NHDP: GOPers Endorsing GOPers Not Surprising, McCain Endorsement Tries To Prop Up Brown in GOP Primary

Manchester, NH— As Scott Brown welcomes another out-of-state Republican to New Hampshire, New Hampshire Democrats are reminding people of Senator John McCain’s infamous “straight talk” touted Brown’s Massachusetts credentials just 24 months ago. McCain’s words are a perfect reminder of whose priorities Scott Brown really shares, and they’re most definitely not New Hampshire’s.
“John McCain’s visit does provide a great reminder of whose priorities Brown really shares, and they’re most definitely not New Hampshire’s,” said New Hampshire Democratic Party Communications Director Julie McClain. “Scott Brown is desperate to get back to the U.S. Senate, voting to protect the Big Oil and Wall Street special interests that fund his campaign.  As Massachusetts Senator, Brown received more donations from Wall Street than anyone running for Congress, because he was such a loyal vote for their special interests.”
McCain’s “straight talk” persona provides a stark contrast with Brown who infamously hid in the bathroom recently to avoid taking questions from reporters about women's health care. 
“Brown is no straight talker, and the more New Hampshire voters see of him, the more they don’t like him. Standing next to John McCain won’t change that,” McClain added.
McCain’s visit also seems to present a pattern for New Hampshire voters when it comes to Brown’s GOP endorsements, as Senator Kelly Ayotte was also quite fond of Brown’s commitment to the Commonwealth. And we all know how Scott Brown feels about his home state.



Features Footage From Scott Brown’s Hike Up The Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail

MANCHESTER - Today, the Brown campaign released a new web video highlighting Scott Brown’s recent hike up Mount Washington with Jeb Bradley.  Minutes after reaching the 6,288 foot summit, Brown talks directly to the camera about his 4.5-mile trek up the Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail on the western side of Mt. Washington.  
Brown encourages people to take advantage of “our state’s natural beauty”, saying “you can be riding your bike, like I was yesterday along the coast, swimming in our ocean, and in a very short period of time you can come up to the mountains.”
The web video captures Brown meeting with families at the summit, with sweeping and majestic views from the top of New Hampshire's highest peak in the background.  
Brown was joined on the hike by Bradley, a former two term U.S. Congressman and current majority leader in the New Hampshire State Senate, who was hiking Mt. Washington for his 20th climb.

Click here to watch the video.


Scott Brown: Hi I’m Scott Brown
I just made it up to the top of Mount Washington
Six thousand two hundred and eighty-eight feet
That’s the beauty of our state
You can be riding my bike like I was yesterday along the coast
And swimming in our oceans
Then in a very short period of time come up to the mountains
And actually climb up Mount Washington
Here we are at the weather observatory
One of the bucket list things I have always wanted to do
And take in our natural beauty
This is something I have always wanted to do since I was a kid
Have a lot of laughs and have fun, it’s a good thing
So I encourage everybody to get out and take advantage of our natural beauty in our state
It’s a very, very wonderful part of what we are doing
And I feel pretty blessed to be here
And I’m kind of tired right now so have a great day
You can go to if you want to learn more, thanks

Rubens For US Senate - Helping NH Students Prepare for the Future  

 Quality schools are critical to our nation's long-term strength and prosperity. The one-size fits all, big government approach of Senator Shaheen and President Obama is not working. Despite spending more money than most countries, America continues to fall behind our global counterparts. In fact, according to a recent study, the United States has slipped to 30th in math and 23rd in science, (from 24 and 19 respectively in 2009). Another study suggested that "countries with a greater choice of schools provided better educational outcomes than those that offered fewer choices of schools."

Jim Rubens has a long win record on two key education policy goals: school choice and teacher quality - without federal control.

As State Senator, Jim Rubens wrote and lead passage of New Hampshire's charter school law. As Chairman of the Senate Education Committee, Jim Rubens worked to make community college course credits transferable to four-year colleges to help reduce higher education costs. He protected home schoolers from increased regulation. He helped pass state-level student privacy protections consistent with the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

Jim Rubens sat down with two recent charter school graduates and the principal of North Country Charter Academy. They discuss why a charter school experience benefits a students' educational background and improves personal well being. Please view and share the video below:

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