John Kasich in New
in Action total: 16 visits, 39 days.
...11 visits, 26 days
before withdrawal: Aug. 23-26
"Thank You" reception at the
Kimball-Jenkins Estate on No. Main in Concord.
Kasich announces he
is ending his presidential quest and will not seek re-election to
2000. Texas Gov. George W. Bush joins
Kasich in a Washington press conference and receives the congressman's
(Arrives in NH early evening after
addressing College Republicans'
national convention in DC). July 9
"Meet the Candidates" forum at Main
Street Book Ends in Warner. July 10 Drop
in appearances at Capitol City Diner in Concord, Tilt'n Diner in
Northfield Dump in Northfield; Hill Dump in Hill; interview on WMUR at
coffee hosted by Raul Blanche in Hollis.
July 11 Coffee
hosted by Ed and Elinda Denell in Milford; coffee hosted
by Barbara Barrett in Concord; coffee hosted by Honora Bonner in
(June 18 did fundraiser for the Maine State Republican Party in
Portland). June 19 Reception with
Strafford County Republican Committee at the Gateway Family Restaurant
Somersworth; coffee hosted by State Rep. Frank Sapareto at his home in
coffee hosted by Carole Neely at Not Just Kitchens in Manchester. June
20 Social Security discussion with
seniors at Villa Crest Nursing Home in Manchester; reception with
Cheshire County Republican Women in Keene;
hosted by Rick Savastano at his home in Hampton. [Left
Sunday night; June 21 phone interview
with Terri Dudley on WTSL's "Your Turn"].
31-June 1 May 31 Coffee at the home
of Craig and Christina Rose in Brookline. June 1 In-studio interview
on the Arne
Arnesen Show (WSMN-AM 1590) in Nashua; addresses American government
at Manchester Central High School; addresses continuing education
New Hampshire College in Manchester.
Also on June 1 Kasich made an unpublicized visit to the Odyssey
Center, a women's shelter, where a tiff developed over a Democratic
researcher who tape recorded the event.
14 Speaks to students
at Memorial High School in Manchester; lunch
at Manchester Fire Station #10; press conference/announcement at the
Legislative Office Building in Concord; reception hosted by the
Republican Committee; reception at home of J.L. and Nancy Sweeney in
Derry. May 15 Commencement address
Community Technical College in Nashua.
30-May 3 April 30 Reception hosted
by the Nashua Federation of Republican
Women. May 1 Goes fly fishing with
John Sununu in the Pemigewasset River in Franklin; coffee hosted by
Kaiser in Amherst (incident where the host accidentally ran over and
dog Magic; Kasich insisted on burying the dog himself); coffee hosted
Barbara Trulson in Hopkinton; reception hosted by the Laconia
Committee in Laconia. May 2 Coffee hosted
by state rep. Sandy Reeves in Manchester. NHRSC's First-in-the-Nation
Kick Off Dinner. May 3 Nashua,
accompanies Democrat Mary Caprio as she re-registers Republican; Main
April 16 Concord, reception at
home of Dr. Virginia Emery in Bow. April
17 Reception hosted by Karen
at Harrison Insurance Agency in Lebanon, student meeting at Dartmouth
(Hanover), Merrimack County Republican Committee reception at home of
Lynn in Bow. April 18
Reception at home of Bob Coffee in Newmarket.
19-21 March 19
Travel day and private meetings.
Breakfast with the Carroll County Republican Committee in North
Conway, lunch with the Wakefield County Republican Committee and the
Chamber of Commerce at Wakefield Town Hall; speech at the Portsmouth
Hospital; speech to Sullivan County Republican Committee Lincoln Day
the Opera House in Newport. March 21
Brunch with the Grafton County Republican Committee in Lyme, maple tree
with state rep. Dave Scanlan at Clark Hill Sugary in Canaan; Strafford
Republican Committee reception in Concord.
Sled ride at the World Championship
Sled Dog Derby in Laconia, reception at the home of state Rep. Ken
Kingston. March 15 Tour of Fidelity
Investments fixed income trading floor and Fidelity Investments retail
training room in Merrimack. Tapes NH
Citizens' Forum at WMUR-TV studios.
Reception at home in Concord (Barbara
Barrett). Feb. 27 Reception at home
Derry (Katherine Prudhome); reception at
home in Nashua (Mary Caprio).
Meanwhile, six other Republican presidential
hopefuls appeared at the California GOP Convention in Sacramento on
Kasich, who had last year planned to do a fundraiser for Democrat Gary
a friend, was not invited.
15 Main Street walk in Milford including haircut at Joe's
Barbershop, speech to
Merrimack Federation of Republican Women.
Feb. 16 Door to
door with citizens in Merrimack, lunch with state
legislators in Concord; town hall meeting at St. Anselm's College in
Goffstown. Feb. 17 (no
public events). Feb.
...4 visits, 11 days
As part of a busy October travel schedule,
Kasich does three events in Newport: tours Sturm Ruger & Company
with Congressman Charlie Bass, does main street with Bass and state
candidate Beverly Rodeschin, and does a reception for Rodeschin.
June 26 Live interview at
keynote address at the annual Milford-Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce
in Merrimack. June 27 Breakfast in
Wolfboro hosted by the Carroll County GOP Committee; attends fundraiser
Hanover for Congressman Charlie Bass.
Luncheon at private residence in Dublin for the Cheshire County
Republican Party; reception in Hillsboro for state Sen. Amy Patenaude
and the Contoocook
Valley Republican Committee. June 29
"The Dan Pierce Show" on WGIR-AM (Manchester); reception and dinner
in Nashua for Congressman Charlie Bass.
Reception in Concord hosted by the NHRSC
finance committee. Grafton County
Republican Committee Lincoln Day dinner in Lebanon.
Merrimack Federation of Republican
Women dinner at Madden's Restaurant.
with state party people in Concord; briefing in
Congressman Sununu's office on education issues; student forum at St.
College in Goffstown; town meeting with Sununu in Plaistow. Feb.
18 Editorial board meeting
Monitor; Madden's Restaurant in Derry; tour Sanders-Lockheed plant in
meet with the
mayor of Nashua; Nashua and Manchester
City Committee Lincoln Day
Dinner, Center of NH, Manchester. Feb.
19 Featured guest at fundraising breakfast for Cong. Sununu;
student forum at University of New Hampshire in Durham.
Feb. 20 Press
interviews; New Hampshire
Conservative Political Victory Fund, Manchester.
1997 ...1 visit, 2 days
Hillsborough County Lincoln Day dinner and a
town hall meeting in Bedford.
Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action