This is a series of clips from my time in New Hampshire in January 2012, reporting on the primary with the news outlet Democracywise. The site is a project of Charlotte Grimes, my supervisor for the Robin Toner Program, my professor for Political Reporting, and my role model for journalism and in life.
Rochester native Brian Miller: Former area resident learning new political game in New Hampshire
Miller talks New Hampshire, politics and the weather. For more coverage of Rochester transplants, living in New Hampshire, check another one of my full stories on Democracywise.
Primary Day: New Hampshire residents cast their votes
Vignettes from voters in Concord, N.H. who showed up to the polls on Jan. 10 and chatted with me about their votes and their roles in democracy.
State Sen. Luther: Syracuse University Grad in the thick of New Hampshire primary politics
Jim Luther, of Hollis, N.H. speaks with me about his political views, why he endorsed Rick Santorum and how Syracuse played a part in his life.
Primary Atmosphere: New Hampshire folks love it when the presidential candidates come to town
A visit to Newport, N.H. led to me to many fascinating people whose tiny village quickly morphs into a political arena during the presidential primary.
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More on New Hampshire
If you’re more interested in hearing about my experience in New Hampshire, professor Chirsty Perry interviewed me for an article appearing on the Newhouse website. She also quotes Grimes:
“This is real-life experience for students, doing journalism’s most important work – reporting on the electoral process and the people who want to hold elected office.”
Also, read my blog post on all of the wonderful things that I learned in New Hampshire and leave comments so I can tell you more!