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Food trucks and zombies

Last weekend was a big one for our downtown. Many of you might be familiar with the annual ArtWalk Weekend that has now taken place … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Votes for Ayotte, Sununu are taxpayers’ best choice

Granite State Taxpayers is one of the oldest taxpayer organizations in the state, working every day to enlighten and educate the New Hampshire taxpayers as … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

We have focused on ways to reduce the cost of doing business in NH by removing regulatory burdens.

The state budget is arguably the single most important piece of legislation that directly impacts all New Hampshire residents. Just five years ago, under control … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

We must make strategic investments in order to boost our economy and strengthen financial security. 

The state budget is not the most talked-about issue on the campaign trail, but nearly every issue that is important to us - turning the … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

A bailout Granite Staters cannot afford this election

New Hampshire taxpayers, beware. The federal government is quietly implementing a massive taxpayer-funded bailout for special interests. Not only that, this bailout will allow the … Full story    
Published:  October 22, 2016

NH can’t afford to backtrack

As I talk to voters around my district this fall, I ask them how their family is doing. I'm getting a consistent answer: "Things are … Full story    
Published:  October 21, 2016

Making a community impact

A challenge to every nonprofit is to communicate in clear terms its mission and then to demonstrate how that mission is relevant. The better job … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

Bringing people together to get things done for NH

Here in New Hampshire we expect our elected officials to put politics aside for the benefit of our state and our nation. That's what I … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

Hogan | When we address crimes from drug addiction with a low-recidivism remedy, we find it is much cheaper.

As Hillsborough county attorney, I would welcome the opportunity to continue leading the excellent work of the county attorney's office for the another two years. … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

Corriveau | I have called on my opponent to withdraw his support for Donald Trump.  He has done no such thing.

It feels as if an earthquake rocked our presidential race since the release of the video tape of Donald Trump bragging about committing sexual assault. … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

October marks National Energy Awareness Month

Government has long been criticized for being wasteful; however, federal, state and local governments recently set goals to reduce energy use and are making progress … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

Columbus Day’s real legacy

So, tomorrow we "celebrate" Columbus Day. If there is a holiday that needs to go or, better yet, be renamed, it's Columbus Day. I grew … Full story    
Published:  October 9, 2016

The need in New Hampshire for qualified caregivers

As anyone who has had to provide care to a loved one can attest, being a caregiver is hard work. Making a profession out of … Full story    
Published:  October 9, 2016

NH must cut college costs, strengthen workforce

In order to take the next step forward for New Hampshire's economy, our next governor must make it a top state priority to cut college … Full story    
Published:  October 9, 2016

GOP ticket is steady hand for America

Tuesday night's debate between Mike Pence and Tim Kaine gave us a glimpse of what life would be like under a Trump/Pence administration versus a … Full story    
Published:  October 9, 2016

People make boards great

All government is taking a beating these days: federal, state and local. Deservedly so, most of the time. I myself have criticized all levels of … Full story    
Published:  October 2, 2016

Hillary Clinton understands the importance of the ADA

Great strides have been made to ensure equal opportunities for Americans with disabilities who represent 19 percent of the U.S population. For 40 years, I … Full story    
Published:  October 2, 2016

Minimum wage’s impact on 2016 political climate

Minimum wage proponents get no points for originality. This fall, they're dusting off their failed 2014 strategy which claims that U.S. Senate candidates should support … Full story    
Published:  October 2, 2016

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