Saturday, July 2, 2011

Repubs to counter ‘tax summit’ with ‘stop the spending’ forum

October 21, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under State House

From the House Republicans’ press release: Republicans Respond to Democrats’ “Income Tax Summit” With a Session to “Stop the Spending” With the future of the New Hampshire Advantage and our quality of life in the state at stake, State House Republicans today announced plans to hold a public forum to discuss ways to cut state [...]

Norelli again claims Portsmouth Herald misquoted her

September 23, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under State House

For the second time, New Hampshire House Speaker Terie Norelli is claiming her hometown paper has misrepresented her remarks at a controversial editorial board meeting earlier this month. The Portsmouth Herald reporter Michael McCord quoted the Speaker Tuesday downplaying the August drop in state revenues. “But July and August normally don’t provide us solid indicators. [...]

House Votes to Repeal Death Penalty

March 26, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under News & Politics

The New Hampshire House of Representatives voted 193 to 174 on Wednesday to repeal the death penalty in the Granite State. The state Senate will now take up the measure. If it were to pass the Senate, as well, Gov. John Lynch, a Democrat, says he will veto it. The issue is an emotionally charged [...]