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Topic: Lynch Legacy

NH Gov. John Lynch's Legacy






Editor's note: John Lynch was just the politician New Hampshire wanted - low-key, moderate, and willing to let others bathe in the limelight. These traits made him of the state's most popular chief executives. He leaves office having served an unprecedented four terms.

The Telegraph examines Gov. John Lynch's legacy in a six-day multimedia series that culminates with a live editorial board interview Thursday at 9:30.


Lynch calls for review at editorial board meet videocam

NASHUA – Outgoing Gov. John Lynch called for a “comprehensive review” of public safety laws and regulations – not sweeping gun control – to keep … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2012

Lynch faced many challenges, including E-ZPass, Bill O’Brien and being bipartisan videocam

Seven years ago, Gov. John Lynch said he bet his political survival that motorists would trade away the most lucrative turnpike toll discount in the … Full story    
Published:  December 20, 2012

Ayotte-Lynch race? No dice videocam

CONCORD – Any political observer sees this potential matchup as the ultimate election showdown in 2016: Kelly Ayotte vs. John Lynch. In one corner would … Full story    
Published:  December 20, 2012

Hopkinton neighbors say Lynch blends in around town, but his Gould Hill estate sticks out videocam

HOPKINTON – You might not think the state’s most powerful politician would take the time to show up for Town Meeting, but John Lynch isn’t … Full story    
Published:  December 19, 2012

Candidates for the state’s highest office can say ‘I want to be like Lynch’ videocam

To get elected and then re-elected to the same post in four consecutive elections, you must be doing something right. That’s why Gov.-elect Maggie Hassan … Full story    
Published:  December 18, 2012

Lynch’s Legacy: When mother nature struck the state, governor was there to soothe videocam

MERRIMACK – When the nor’easter known as Snowtober dumped 2 feet of snow on Merrimack last fall and knocked out power to nearly every home … Full story    
Published:  December 17, 2012

Lynch’s Legacy: Governor earned respect by transcending partisanship videocam

CONCORD – At first glance, John Lynch may not resemble the nation’s most celebrated governors. Lynch, set to retire at the end of the month, … Full story    
Published:  December 17, 2012

Lynch’s Legacy: Appealing personality made Lynch popular as governor videocam

Barely nine months into his first term as New Hampshire’s 80th governor, Democrat John Lynch learned just how Mother Nature would cement his legacy. The … Full story    
Published:  December 16, 2012

Lynch’s Legacy: Governor values ‘results, not style’

Gov. John Lynch loves to have metrics, measurements and plenty of data to pore over before making big decisions. That’s how he would like the … Full story    
Published:  December 16, 2012

Lynch Legacy: Timeline of accomplishments

Nov. 2, 2004: Hopkinton Democratic businessman and political neophyte John Lynch does the unthinkable, beating Craig Benson, right, making him the first New Hampshire chief … Full story    
Published:  December 16, 2012