About Karoline: Born and raised in Rockingham County, grew up in Atkinson as a member of a small business family. She attended Timberlane Regional School District and is an alumni of Central Catholic High School and Saint Anselm College in Manchester. Currently, Karoline is the Communications Director for Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (NY-21) and she formerly served as an Assistant Press Secretary in the White House for President Donald J. Trump.
Prior to moving to Washington to serve in the White House, Karoline worked on Senator Kelly Ayotte’s reelection campaign, and as an Associate Producer at WMUR-TV Channel 9. She grew up working for her family’s small businesses, Leavitt Auto and Truck
in Plaistow and Leavitt’s Ice Cream
in Atkinson. Her upbringing in a small business family taught her the importance of personal responsibility, hard work, grit, and defending the conservative values that make America great.
Join us for these subjects and others when the fourth session of our Speaker Series continues with us hearing from Speaker of the House Sherman Packard, R-Londonderry. We may also be joined by House Majority Leader Jason Osborne, R-Auburn.
What: Speaker session with Speaker Packard
When: Thursday, April 22nd at 5 p.m.
Where: Via Zoom
Thank you to all of our dues paying members. If you have not signed on as a member of Rockingham County Republican Committee, please click here to donate. Thanks, and see you on the 22nd.
Also, please mark your calendar for our upcoming Speaker Series sessions:
1. May 5th with Rockingham County native Karoline Leavitt
, an upcoming speaker in our ongoing series, who will talk about her time working as an assistant press secretary in the Trump White House.
2021 priorities, with Senate President Chuck Morse
Hear about what’s in the works directly from Senate President Morse. Please join us Wednesday, March 31st, when we will speak with Senate President Charles “Chuck” Morse, R-Salem, the second speaker in our ongoing Speaker Series on Zoom.
Subject areas Sen. Morse looks to speak on:
- Lowering business taxes (SB 13),
- Stopping the push for a $15/hour minimum wage,
- Supporting property tax relief,
- Election controversy in Windham (SB 43) and
- Creating education freedom accounts (SB 130).
When: Wednesday, March 31st at 5 p.m.
Where: via Zoom.
About Sen. Morse: He is serving his 8th term representing Senate District 22 (Salem, Atkinson, Plaistow and Pelham). He is the longest-serving Senate President in New Hampshire’s history, having held the position from 2013 to 2018, and elected again in December 2020. He is the former chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.
His most notable legislative accomplishments include championing the first business tax reductions in more than 20 years during the 2015-16 session, and securing funding to complete the I-93 expansion project, which will allow greater access to travelers in and out of the state’s southern tier.
Senate President Morse’s elected experience serving the residents of New Hampshire dates back more than two decades, including his earlier years as a Salem selectman, town moderator and state representative for Salem and Windham. He is president of Freshwater Farms & Garden Center in Atkinson, and lives in Salem with his wife, Susan. They have a daughter, Emma, and a Golden Retriever named Spruce.
What lessons were learned from the 2020 elections?
Our 2021 speaker series kicks off on Thursday March 18th with a Zoom discussion hosted by the Honorable Barbara Griffin, chair of the House’s election law committee. We will talk about elections legislation under consideration, lessons from 2020 and problems surrounding the Windham election.
The meeting starts at 5 p.m., see the Zoom link below.
With the kickoff of our speaker series, please add these dates to your calendar for our next speaking events via Zoom:
We promise some very important New Hampshire figures to address topics important to you and your families. Please stay tuned for further details to be announced here and on our Rockingham County Republican Committee Facebook page. Want to get on our mailing list? Send us an email asking to be added to: [email protected].
Who: 2021-2022 Members of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee
What: 2021 Annual Meeting of the New Hampshire Republican State Committee
When: Saturday, January 23rd at 11:00 AM (Credentialing opens at 10:00 AM)
Where: Out of an abundance of caution, the 2021 Annual Meeting of the NHRSC will be held virtually.
Why: Election of New Hampshire Republican State Committee officers and the consideration of bylaw amendments.
More information: https://secure.nh.gop/annual-meeting
“Congratulations to Mary Bartlett and her family for winning our Seabrook Beach House Vacation Raffle. Thank you to Ravi Kumar for the generous donation and thank you to all who participated. The funds raised will be used to support Republican candidates in the upcoming general election.