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We voted out a number of the rabid ideologues that populated the NH legislature last session - the folks that caused so much amusement around the world by filing bills wishing to quote from the ...
by susanthe
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 09:06 AM PST with 8 Recommends
The teabag/"free state" Republican legislature headed by Speaker Bill O'Brien was sent packing by NH voters this past Tuesday. Also notable: NH has the first all female congressional delegation, a ...
by freedapeople
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 12:21 PM PST with 19 Recommends
I wanted to share a radio spot from This American Life  in which they talk with Annmarie Timmins from the Concord Monitor,  as well as many of the Representatives from the NH House. A portrait of ...
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 09:02 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Jeanine Notter is a first-term Republican New Hampshire state representative. Just weeks into her first term, she became legendary for suggesting that cancer patients should hold bake sales to pay ...
by TimothyHorrigan
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2012 at 08:43 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Apparently, the NH House is going to have to find a new Majority Leader. DJ Bettencourt is resigning from the legislature due to being caught lying and cheating on his Law Degree. This is big news ...
by Wynter
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 28, 2012 at 07:23 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Last week there was a rally held at the New Hampshire State House to repeal the marriage equality law. Organized by Rep. David Bates (R-Windham), who has made repeal a personal goal, spending ...
by freedapeople
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Feb 14, 2012 at 04:32 AM PST with 14 Recommends
I write a biweekly op-ed for a small, conservative, daily newspaper in northern NH. This was printed in the 2-3-12 edition of the Conway Daily Sun.
by susanthe
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Feb 03, 2012 at 03:31 PM PST with 9 Recommends
In the department of WTF, NH State Representative Gary Wheaton (R-Seabrook) resigned his seat after being stopped for reckless driving while his license was suspended. ...
by freedapeople
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Apr 05, 2011 at 11:31 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
This is very hot off the presses, but New Hampshire Democratic Party Chair Raymond Buckley reports that NH House Republicans have added an amendment to ...
by freedapeople
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 04:07 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
I am a proud New Hampshire citizen. I am definitely dissatisfied with the criminally negligent and unconstitutional movements coming out of my state legislature. And college students now have even ...
by TomorrowsProgressives
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 05:56 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Just a couple of minutes ago, the NH House of Representatives concurred with language passed in the State Senate and required by the Governor before he would sign HB436, the marriage equality bill, ...
by freedapeople
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jun 03, 2009 at 01:42 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
What an incredible week! Concord was rockin’ as the winds of change blew through the capitol. No matter which side of the political aisle you call home, or if your place of comfort is to ...
by rontun
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2009 at 10:36 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
According to The Union Leader the New Hampshire House of ...
by itstime
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2009 at 10:29 AM PDT with 20 Recommends