2012 New Hampshire Candidate for Governor: Ovide Lamontagne

2012 New Hampshire Candidate for Governor: Ovide LamontagneOvide Lamontagne, one of New Hampshire’s most respected conservative and community leaders, is a native son of Manchester, the fourth generation son of mill workers and dentists. An attorney at Devine, Millimet & Branch, Ovide is a 1975 graduate of Trinity High School. Following his graduation from The Catholic University of America in 1979, Ovide taught high school social studies for three years before obtaining his law degree at the University of Wyoming College of Law in 1985. During his legal career, Ovide served as a law clerk to the Honorable James E. Barrett of the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit and legal counsel for the New Hampshire State Senate during the 1991 Legislative Session.

2012 New Hampshire Candidate for Governor: Ovide Lamontagne

2012 New Hampshire Candidate for Governor: Ovide Lamontagneread more at www.ovide2012.com

Ovide Lamontagne, one of New Hampshire’s most respected conservative and community leaders, is a native son of Manchester, the fourth generation son of mill workers and dentists. An attorney at Devine, Millimet & Branch, Ovide is a 1975 graduate of Trinity High School. Following his graduation from The Catholic University of America in 1979, Ovide taught high school social studies for three years before obtaining his law degree at the University of Wyoming College of Law in 1985. During his legal career, Ovide served as a law clerk to the Honorable James E. Barrett of the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit and legal counsel for the New Hampshire State Senate during the 1991 Legislative Session.

Since his return to Manchester in 1986, Ovide, a strong proponent of public service, has established himself as a go-to leader in New Hampshire’s charitable and non-profit communities, having been honored in 2009 as New Hampshire’s Distinguished Citizen of the Year by the Daniel Webster Council – Boy Scouts of America. Additionally, Ovide has served as Chairman of St. Mary’s Bank Board of Directors, as Trustee of the Bishop’s Charitable Assistance Fund. He is past President of the Franco-American Center and Director of ACA Assurance, was past Honorary Consul of France to New Hampshire, and in 2002 he was named Franco-American of the Year. From 2002 through 2006 Ovide served as President of the Daniel Webster Council, Boy Scouts of America and received the Silver Beaver Award in 2006. He is a member of Club Richelieu Manchester, and is also a past Director of the Easter Seal Society of New Hampshire, CASA of New Hampshire, Manchester Crimeline, Inc. and the Mayhew Program.

Ovide is an active member of St. Anthony Parish here in Manchester, where he served as co-chair of the 2001 St. Anthony Community Center Capital Campaign. He has served in a variety of roles with the Diocese of Manchester, including as a member of the Corporate Campaign for NH Catholic Charities, and the Catholic Lawyers’ Guild of New Hampshire. In 2007, Ovide received the Pope John Paul II Campus Ministry Center Award from Trinity High School.

Girard at Large broadcast appearance archive

Election Day – Listen to Ovide’s 11-6-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 11-5-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 11-2-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 10-18-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 10-11-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 09-11-2012 campaign update on Primary Day

Listen to Ovide’s 07-27-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 07-11-2012 post-debate appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 06-29-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 05-09-2012 appearance on Girard at Large
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Listen to Ovide’s 03-15-2012 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 12-30-2011 appearance on Girard at Large

Listen to Ovide’s 09-26-2011 appearance on Girard at Large

Press Releases

Lamontagne Campaign Unveils “Maggie’s Myths” Website

Association of Builders and Contractors Endorse Ovide for Governor

ICYMI: Fosters Daily Democrat/Sunday Citizen Endorses Ovide for Governor

Lamontagne Campaign Continues to Refute Maggie’s Myths

Ovide for Governor Campaign Announces Endorsement of NFIB

ICYMI: Hassan Flip-Flops on Toll Hikes

Maggie’s Tax of the Day: #13

Lamontagne Campaign Rebuts Six More “Maggie Myths”

A Message from Chris Christie

A Message from Kevin Smith

Lamontagne Releases Health Care Reform Agenda

ICYMI: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Campaigns for Ovide Lamontagne

Lamontagne Proposes Five-Year BET Tax Holiday for New Production and Manufacturing Jobs

Lamontagne Campaign Rebuts Hassan Debate Myths

RGA New Hampshire Ad: Maggie Means Taxes

Lamontagne Statement on DOJ Pre-Clearance of Voter ID Law

Lamontagne Campaign Releases Second Television Ad – “Jobs”

ICYMI: Ovide Lamontagne Endorsed by the Concord Monitor

Lamontagne takes 78% of the Vote at NHYR Straw Poll

Ovide for Governor raises nearly $1.2 million to date

Businessman Steve Kenda Endorses Ovide for Governor

Ovide Lamontagne Public Schedule

Lamontagne Wins Rochester GOP Straw Poll

Ovide for Governor Releases First Television Ad – “Heart”

Sheriffs Wiggin, Downing and Prozzo Endorse Lamontagne

Ovide for Governor Releases Energy Independence and Ratepayer Relief Strategy

ICYMI: Ovide Lamontagne Endorsed by the New Hampshire Union Leader

Lamontagne Statement Gov. Romney’s Selection of Rep. Paul Ryan as Vice-Presidential Running Mate

Lamontagne Wins 90% of the Vote at Strafford County GOP Straw Poll

Ovide for Governor Women’s Coalition Announcement

Lamontagne Statement supporting Jack Gilchrist

Executive Councilor Dan St. Hilaire Endorses Ovide for Governor

Sen. Bob Odell Endorses Ovide for Governor

Sen. Jim Forsythe Endorses Ovide for Governor

Lamontagne Statement on Recent Republican Debates

Ovide for Governor Announces Veterans Leadership Team

Ovide for Governor announces “Conversations on Our Economy” Series

U.S. Senator Gordon Humphrey Endorses Ovide for Governor

Ovide for Governor Announces Veterans Leadership

Lamontagne statement on override of School Choice Scholarship Act veto

Lamontagne statement on override of Voter ID veto

Lamontagne statement on Supreme Court opinion on Obamacare

Ovide for Governor announces interim fundraising numbers

Ovide for Governor announces Tom Cronin as Communications Director

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on Governor Lynch Veto of SB 372 – School Choice Scholarship Act

Ovide for Governor Policy Release

Ovide for Governor announces support of businessman and 2010 US Senate candidate Bill Binnie

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on Defeat of CACR 12 – Education Funding Constitutional Amendment

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on House, Senate and Governor Reaching Agreement on Education Funding Constitutional Amendment

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on House and Senate Reaching Agreement on Voter ID Legislation

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on National Peace Officers Memorial Day

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne onNew Hampshire’s April Unemployment Numbers

Statement by Ovide Lamontagne on Passage of Voter ID Legislation

Ovide Lamontagne on Passage of School Choice Scholarship Act

Ovide Lamontagne on Bill Binnie Decision