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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Rep. Marilinda Garcia wins New Hampshire GOP Primary

GOP State Rep. Marilinda Garcia

"Racist" GOP Nominates a Hispanic
Let's see the Democrats try to play their race card,
anti-woman card with Marilinda.

State Rep. Marilinda Garcia has won the Republican nomination to represent New Hampshire's 2nd District in the U.S. House of Representatives, the Associated Press reports.

Garcia will face incumbent Rep. Ann Kuster (D-N.H.) in the November general election.

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz spoke at a rally Sunday in Nashua for state Rep. Marilinda Garcia, just two days before the Republican primary.

Cruz spoke about immigration, health care and defending the Constitution. He drew applause from the nearly 200 Garcia supporters at City Hall.

“I want to introduce you to the star of the hour to the next congresswoman from the state of New Hampshire, Marilinda Garcia,” Cruz said.

Garcia, 31, has drawn criticism from her opponents on being soft on immigration and the Affordable Care Act. Cruz dismissed the criticism.

“Marilinda Garcia will stand and fight against President Obama’s amnesty and stand and fight to repeal Obamacare,” he said.

Earlier this year Hispanic heavy hitters reminded the national GOP it needs to be serious by expanding its candidate pool reports The Hill.
Former Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuño (R) headlined a fundraiser for Garcia.
Stephen Viramontes, a state director at the Bush-linked LIBRE Initiative and a member of the host committee for the fundraiser, called Garcia, 30, “a hat-trick for the GOP,” referencing the fact that she’s a female Hispanic millennia l.

Read more: wmur.com

U.S. House - District 2 - GOP Primary
September 10, 2014 - 03:06PM ET
New Hampshire - 184 of 188 Precincts Reporting - 98%
NamePartyVotesVote %
Garcia, MarilindaGOP27,17949%
Lambert, GaryGOP15,14127%
Lawrence, JimGOP10,28819%
Little, MikeGOP2,5065%

Read more: wmur.com

2nd Congressional District
of New Hampshire

Senator Ted Cruz
Cruz (R-Texas),raises the hand of N.H. state Rep. Marilinda Garcia, a Republican, at a rally at Nashua Town Hall on Sunday.

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