Month: June 2021

Girard Open Letter Demands Release of “Whiteness” training, school assignments

An Open Letter to Manchester Mayor Joyce Craig and the Board of School Committee MANCHESTER, NH  June 29, 2021 Mayor Craig and members of the Honorable Board: As you know, the resignation of whistleblower Daniel Concannon has caused quite a stir.  Rightly so!  While you may not approve of how he expressed his sentiments, the underlying …

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Manchester School District Site Coordinator Resigns over “Whiteness Training”

MANCHESTER,  NH June 28, 2021–Girard at-Large has obtained the Letter of Resignation of Daniel Cocannon, a site coordinator for the 21st Century after school program operated by the Manchester School District.  The letter, addressed to program director Thomas McGee, is a blistering indictment of the district’s “Diversity and Inclusion” training, about which Concannon filed a …

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Girard Supports Concannon, Condemns Manchester School District “Whiteness Training”

For Immediate Release   MANCHESTER, NH. June 28, 2021–“Daniel Concannon is a brave individual and I want to thank him for exposing what’s happening in the Manchester School District and for his courage in confronting the “woke mob” as it works to indoctrinate our students and staff into racist ways of thinking about and behaving …

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Girard Praises State Budget Passage, Says His School Plan Necessary for District to Compete for Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MANCHESTER, NH  JUNE 24, 2021–Manchester mayoral candidate Richard H. Girard (R-Ward 2), issued the following statement regarding the passage of the state budget and the associated “trailer bill” by the New Hampshire General Court. “As someone who assembled three budgets as a mayoral assistant, proposed two as and alderman at-Large and worked …

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Girard thanks Craig for sober home opposition

MANCHESTER, NH  JUNE 24, 2021–Following the Manchester Zoning Board of Adjustment’s denial of a variance request that would have enabled the proprietors of an illegal sober living facility to continue operating at 296 Orange St. , mayoral candidate Richard H. Girard (R-Ward-2), issued a statement thanking Mayor Joyce Craig.  Girard, who is a neighbor to …

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Don Bolduc endorses Richard Girard for Manchester Mayor

Contact: Jimmy Thompson Email: [email protected]   Manchester, NH – U.S. Senate Candidate Don Bolduc has endorsed Rich Girard in the race for Manchester mayor. Girard has previous experience in Manchester government as a mayor’s aide, as well as an at-Large member of both the Board of Aldermen and Board of School Committee.   “Rich is my …

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Sen. Jim Rubens Endorses Rich Girard for Mayor

MANCHESTER, NH  JUNE 10, 2021—“A successful entrepreneur, Jim has been a tireless and effective advocate for meaningful change in education, a key issue in this campaign. “His leadership was also key to defeating the last serious attempt to impose the kind large scale casino gambling that leads to more government spending and corruption and creates …

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Sen. Bob Smith Endorses Girard for Mayor of Manchester

MANCHESTER, NH. JUNE 7, 2021— SMITH BACKS GIRARD. Former U.S. Sen. Bob Smith is making an endorsement in the race for mayor of Manchester. Smith is backing Rich Girard, a fellow Republican who is running in the officially nonpartisan election against incumbent Mayor Joyce Craig, a Democrat, and 2019 mayoral candidate and former state representative Victoria …

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