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May 29, 2014

Trust in Government at All Time Low

Trust in Government at All Time Low

It is an honest to goodness fact, according to many studies, that on average only 19% of Americans trust their US government; some polls dip even lower. In other words, 81% of the American population distrust its government according to a University of Connecticut study that has been ongoing for decades. The last time it was that low Bill Clinton was in the midst of his impeachment trial for lies over Monica L. Here is the Why.

On healthcare, Democratic Legislators who supported the Affordable Health Care Act never really read the bill accordingly it was forced on the American people without any substantive understanding of its contents. And if by remote chance Legislators did try to read the bill, they would need an Army of Lawyers to decipher it. Senator Shaheen of New Hampshire parroted the same talking points as the President, e.g., if you want to keep your doctor, you can keep your doctor. If you want to keep your health care plan you can keep your health care plan, Period. This is the largest lie perpetrated on the American People. Senator Shaheen is an Obama Soldier not a Senator that effectively represents New Hampshire Citizens.

On ACA software, it was the First Lady who was the first to suggest her college friend at that Canadian Software Firm to write the web software code for ACA. After spending 600 million on software code that had not an ounce of Security in it, they fired Mrs. Obama’s friend, or now former friend. And we are out 600 million bucks only to find out that Canada had already fired the same company a year earlier for inept Canadian Government Medical Software development. If only the Government did their homework. And why Canada? If you really wanted to help America, Mr. President, you would have created hundreds of high tech jobs here in the US.

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  • Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy

    LAWRENCE — Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy, passed away at her home surrounded by her family, after suffering a stroke in April. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Betit) and Alfred Robidoux, originally of Quebec, Canada. She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Armand Joseph Audy, who passed away on June 28, 1976.

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  • Charles Anthony "Chuck" Carnival, 79

    Jackson, MS — Charles Anthony “Chuck” Carnival, 79, formerly of Raymond, N.H., passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Central Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss.

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  • Francis M. Lurvey, 76

    Bar Harbor, ME — Francis M. Lurvey passed away Sunday, June 22, in Bar Harbor, Maine, after battling cancer. By his side were his sons, Edwin Lurvey and Steven Lurvey and his niece and husband, Debra and Richard Carey, as well as cousin, Marion McDonald. He was the son of Edwin R Lurvey (Bar Harbor) and Delia Amazeen (Dexter). He is survived by five children, a stepson, and their families. His sons, Edwin and wife April, Steven and wife, Pam, David and his daughter, Meghan, as well as his daughters, Lorraine and Ellen and her husband, Paul DiScipio with daughters, Katherine and Julia, and his stepson, Brian Faulkner and wife, Jody with children, Trevor, Rachel, and Keith. He is also survived by his sister, Sheryl, and many nieces and nephews including Frank Lurvey and Elaine Langer. Francis was predeceased by his twin brother, Frank, as well as his brothers, Edwin and Erwin. He was also predeceased by his longtime companion, Brian and Edwin’s mother, Maureen Faulkner and former wife, Roberta Lurvey Gilmore.

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  • Norman R. Cote

    Atkinson, NH — Norman R. Cote, of Atkinson, was called to his heavenly home on June 16, 2014, following a period of declining health.

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  • Frederick M. Hopper, 64

    Epping, NH — Frederick Michael Hopper, of Epping, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Predeceased by his wife, Alice Hopper, he is survived by his longtime girlfriend, Joann Peatfield; daughters, Shay Belair and Jayne Pond; sons-in-law, Adam Belair and James Pond; mother, Arlene Hopper; father and stepmother, Frederick S. and Barbara Hopper; siblings, Susan Hardy, Stephan Hopper, Scott Hopper, and Sherri Chagnon; grandsons, Benjamin Belair, Jonathan Belair and Jackson Pond; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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