WMUR Ch. 9 News – Dec. 28th, 2011

Candidates Campaign In New Hampshire
Jon Huntsman, Fred Karger Campaign In Granite State

POSTED: 7:32 am EST December 28, 2011
UPDATED: 7:51 am EST December 28, 2011

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CONCORD, N.H. — Republican presidential candidates Jon Huntsman and Fred Karger are campaigning in New Hampshire, while Steve Forbes campaigns on behalf of Rick Perry.

Huntsman is kicking off his “Restoring Trust” tour in New Hampshire on Wednesday. He plans to visit all 10 New Hampshire counties through Jan. 10, the date of the first-in-the-nation primary. On Wednesday, Huntsman plans to a hold a town hall meeting in Pelham, starting at 7 p.m. On Thursday, he will speak at the Laconia Rotary meeting and hold a town hall meeting in Wolfeboro. Huntsman plans to speak at the Bow Rotary meeting on Friday morning and hold a town hall meeting in Canterbury on Friday night.

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Windy City Times – Dec. 28, 2011

Gay Republican presidential candidate returns to Chicago
by Ross Forman, Windy City Times

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Fred Karger returned home to Chicago Dec. 18 to meet with family, friends and supporters.

“It’s kind of a full circle, particularly having been in the closet when I was [last living] here,” he said minutes before a fundraiser and book-signing, held at the downtown home of Mary Lu and Ken Roffe. “My heart still pounds a little, because this is still new, even at 61. All of these steps that I am taking are very important for me personally and, more important, for the community that I’m hoping to help.”

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Fosters.com: December 13, 2011

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Presidential hopeful Karger discusses child and family issues during UNH visit
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DURHAM — Presidential GOP hopeful Fred Karger was hoping to gain some support on Monday night when he spoke on child and family issues in the Memorial Union Building at the University of New Hampshire.

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John Huff/Staff photographer Presidential GOP candidate Fred Karger talks about his focus on child and family issues during a visit at the University of New Hampshire in Durham Monday.

Organizers said those running for office are missing the bigger picture, and they hope other candidates will take Karger’s lead and come speak at their events.

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Fred Karger’s “Jobs Now!” Plan

Dec 1, 2011

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There are 3.1 million jobs available in the United States.  We must begin to immediately fill these jobs.

  • Create a web program, Jobs.gov, to connect employers with perspective employees.  The program would use a viral marketing campaign to help put America back to work.
  • Provide tax credits to help relocate families to fill available jobs.
  • Facilitate Public-Private Partnerships between business, high schools, community colleges, technical schools and the government to train Americans and help place them in these jobs.

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