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Nov. 17, 2014Seacoast Online: Agencies present requests for next budgetNov. 15, 2014Seacoast Online: City has ‘very good meeting’ with governorNov. 14, 2014NHPR: State agencies present budget requests to Gov. HassanSeacoast Online: Hassan kicks off insurance sign-up seasonNov. 13, 2014Union Leader: Havenstein, Hassan spent more than $1m each in general electionWMUR: More than $5.5 million spent in governor's raceConcord Monitor: Hassan introduces new SEC nomineesNov. 12, 2014NHPR: Governor, Congressional leaders honor state's 130,000 vetsSeacoast Online: Hassan nominates Rye lawyer to PUC committeeConcord Monitor: FHassan changes nominations to Site Evaluation CommitteeFoster's Daily Democrat: Hassan makes nominations to PUC, energy committeeNov. 10, 2014WMUR: Hassan declares November as Carbon Monoxide Awareness monthNov. 8, 2014WMUR: -Governor will face Republican-controlled House, SenateNov. 7, 2014Foster's Daily Democrat: GOP's Havenstein to stay active; mum on future runNH1: Walt Havenstein won't rule out a second run for officeNov. 6, 2014NHPR: In second term, Hassan faces GOP-led Legislature, Executive CouncilNashua Telegraph: New Hampshire Democrats keep US Senate, governorNov. 5, 2014NHPR: Hassan wins second term as governorSeacoast Online: Gov. Maggie Hassan wins second termUnion Leader: Hassan holds off Havenstein challenge to return to corner officeWMUR: Hassan wins re-election bid for governorConcord Monitor: Strong returns vault Hassan to another term as governorFoster's Daily Democrat: Hassan wins second termNashua Telegraph: NH exit poll results: 'Carpetbagger' tag sticks to Brown; Hassan picks up GOP crossover votesNH1: Maggie Hassan tops Walt Havenstein to win 2nd term as governorNov. 4, 2014NHPR: Christie makes fifth NH visit to campaign for HavensteinUnion Leader: GOP's Christie gets on the bus to stump for NH candidatesUnion Leader: Hassan talks apples and politics during Londonderry campaign stopUnion Leader: On the issues: Gubernatorial candidates, at a glanceWMUR: Hassan, Havenstein campaigning as race for governor tightensConway Daily Sun: Hassan and Havenstein spar in ConwayNov. 3, 2014Foster's Daily Democrat: Hassan, Havestein making closing arguments to votersFoster's Daily Democrat: Christie to make 5th NH stop for HavensteinNashua Telegraph: Clinton, Hassan, Shaheen rally voters at Nashua Community CollegeNH1: New NH1/NEC poll - NH Governor and Senate contests all knotted upNov. 2, 2014WMUR: Candidates for governor, Senate, and Congress campaign in New Hampshire SaturdayFoster's Daily Democrat: Hassan, Havenstein making closing arguments to votersOct. 31, 2014Seacoast Online: Havenstein touts economic planSeacoast Online: Democrats hit Havenstein on raises amid scam probeUnion Leader: Hassan says helping veterans remains a priorityConcord Monitor: U.S. Senate, gubernatorial races breed big ad spendingEagle-Tribune: Hassan, Havenstein spending same amountOct. 30, 2014NHPR: Hassan, Havenstein face off in last debateNHPR: Hassan says state will take action to enforce 21-day Ebola quarantineSeacoast Online: Hassan, Havenstein trade barbs over economySeacoast Online: Hassan, Brown and Guinta win matchstick pollUnion Leader: Candidates for governor take on economy, Ebola in debateUnion Leader: Gubernatorial candidates spend about $1.2 million eachWMUR: Analysis: Grading the NH governor debateWMUR: Hassan, Havenstein debate economy, energy, EbolaWMUR: Poll shows Hassan increasing lead over HavensteinConcord Monitor: Hassan, Havenstein get in last-minute jabs during final televised debateConway Daily Sun: Hassan wants to continue bipartisan progressKeene Sentinel: A look at the issues: NH governor's raceOct. 29, 2014Seacoast Online: Havenstein at Portsmouth Rotary on ThursdayWMUR: Debate preview: New Hampshire governorCitizen of Laconia: Governor labels drug use as serious public safety problemFoster's Daily Democrat: Hassan, Havenstein to meet in final TV debateOct. 28, 2014Conway Daily Sun: Havenstein outlines economic priorities as he vies to unseat Gov. HassanNH1: New NH1/NEC poll Governor and Senate contests all knotted upOct. 27, 2014NHPR: John McCain campaigns with Walt Havenstein in ManchesterUnion Leader: Candidates offer contrasts at Manchester breakfast debateUnion Leader: Sen. John McCain stumps for Havenstein in ManchesterWMUR: Candidates for governor out in full forceOct. 26, 2014Concord Monitor: Havenstein draws on military, business experience for leadership lessonsConcord Monitor: For Hassan, inclusion and opportunity guide path as governorOct. 25, 2014Union Leader: Hassan, Havenstein spar over educationWMUR: Gov. Hassan announces departure of DOT commissionerOct. 24, 2014NHPR: Governor's race not in the spotlight, but may be up for grabsUnion Leader: UMass Lowell polls show senate, gubernatorial races still a close callEagle-Tribune: Hassan touts record, criticizes opponentOct. 23, 2014NHPR: In debate, Hassan, Havenstein defends record while distorting each othersSeacoast Online: Medicaid expansion, budget top governor's debateUnion Leader: Keene riots a focus of gubernatorial debateConcord Monitor: Hassan, Havenstein go head-to-head at NH1 debateFoster's Daily Democrat: Gubernatorial candidates butt heads at every chanceNashua Telegraph: Business tax among areas where Hassan, Havenstein disagree at Chamber forumNH1: NH1 Debates: Maggie Hassan vs. Walt HavensteinOct. 22, 2014Union Leader: Hassan, Havenstein see future through different lensesNH1: NH1 Debate Preview: NH Gov. Maggie Hassan hopes history repeats itselfOct. 21, 2014NHPR: Havenstein: 'No' to wind and solar, 'yes' to guns and gay rightsSeacoast Online: Havenstein stumps in PortsmouthFoster's Daily Democrat: Havenstein touts military, private sector experienceConcord Monitor: New Hampshire home to ‘least positive’ gubernatorial ads, Senate race not far behindOct. 20, 2014Seacoast Online: New Hampshire's slow recovery focus in gov's raceUnion Leader: College president, Gov. Hassan promise to punish those involved in Keene riotsKeene Sentinel: Hassan meets with Keene officials, says she's "horrified" by Saturday's riots Oct. 18, 2014WMUR: Candidates for governor describe different economic strategies
Registration with individual sites might be required to view some news.Nov. 23, 2014Seacoast Online: The return of Bill O'Brien: Area reps hope for greater bipartisanshipUnion Leader: A kinder, gentler House Speaker?Union Leader: Gary Rayno's State House Dome: Get ready for some undoing in ConcordEagle-Tribune: O'Brien's return as NH House speaker sparks concern Nov. 21, 2014NHPR: Rules set for new medical marijuana dispensariesSeacoast Online: Marijuana dispensary eyed in EppingConcord Monitor: Medical marijuana treatment center rules approvedConway Daily Sun: Chandler won't seek Democratic support for SpeakerNH1: Medical marijuana rules approved; first big hurdle cleared for NH lawNov. 20, 2014Union Leader: Will the past be prologue in the State House with 'O'Brien II?WMUR: O'Brien, targeted by Democrats in election, set to return as speakerFoster's Daily Democrat: New reps learn rules of New Hampshire HouseNov. 19, 2014NHPR: O'Brien picked for House speaker; Republicans expect less conflict, more cooperationSeacoast Online: O'Brien nominated for NH House speakerUnion Leader: GOP gives nod to Bill O'Brien's return as House speakerWMUR: O'Brien nominated as next NH speakerConcord Monitor: Bill O’Brien named Republican speaker of the HouseConway Daily Sun: O'Brien edges Chandler by four votes for SpeakerNH1: Bill O'Brien voted back into role as NH House SpeakerNov. 18, 2014Union Leader: No result changes in final election recountsConcord Monitor: State representatives on choice for speaker of the House, in their own wordsNH1: NH House Republicans choose between two ex-speakers to lead themNov. 17, 2014Seacoast Online: O'Brien, Chandler compete for House speaker postUnion Leader: David Nixon remembered at New Boston memorial serviceNov. 16, 2014Union Leader: Chandler, O'Brien jockey for support ahead of vote for NH SpeakerUnion Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: One big decision remains in ConcordConcord Monitor: Battle for speaker of the House boils down to leadership stylesNov. 15, 2014Union Leader: Tie goes to DemsConcord Monitor: All three legislative ties settled by recountKeene Sentinel: McConnell takes NH House seat by three votes after recount Nov. 14, 2014NHPR: Rep. Laurie Sanborn drops from House speaker race, big name Republicans back ChandlerSeacoast Online: Cushing wins House seat after tie-breaker recountUnion Leader: Sanborn withdraws from Speaker's raceCitizen of Laconia: Andrew Hosmer prevails in State Senate recountConcord Monitor: New Hampshire House speaker race down to Chandler, O’BrienNH1: NH House Speaker's race heats up; political elite tab Gene ChandlerNov. 13, 2014Seacoast Online: House Democrats elect Penacook's Shurtleff leaderUnion Leader: Ayotte, other NH GOP heavyweights urge support of Gene Chandler as SpeakerUnion Leader: So far, recounts don't change state election resultsConcord Monitor: Hosmer named District 7 state senator after recountNov. 12, 2014Eagle-Tribune: Hike Safe law takes effect Jan. 1Nov. 11, 2014NHPR: Recount in store for state Senate seat, 18 other NH racesUnion Leader: NH Sec. of State schedules 19 recountsEagle-Tribune: Lawmakers authorize lawsuit against countyNov. 10, 2014Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Wind blows a new direction in ConcordNov. 9, 2014Concord Monitor: State law bars daughter from pressing sex assault charges against fatherNov. 8, 2014Seacoast Online: State reps threaten to sue commissionersUnion Leader: Democratic caucus chooses Woodburn as Senate minority leaderConcord Monitor: For Free State pols, seemingly harsh policies are for the bestConcord Monitor: Nineteen recounts requested, process to begin next weekKeene Sentinel: All eyes in NH House on election of next speakerKeene Sentinel: Rindge rep vows to fight possible O'Brien speakership Nov. 7, 2014Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Morse expected to face no opposition at GOP caucus to lead state senateConcord Monitor: More people posting ballot selfies online in protest of law; legislators say they will move to repealConcord Monitor: Secretary of state’s office sees about a dozen recount requests filedEagle-Tribune: GOP could have big impact in LegislatureKeene Sentinel: Recount requested in local NH House race that ended in tie Nov. 6, 2014NHPR: North Country incumbents hold their ownSeacoast Online: Stiles credits constituent service for winSeacoast Online: O'Brien seeking return to NH House speaker roleSeacoast Online: Cushing, Sheffert await recountUnion Leader: Outspoken Rep. Steve Vaillancourt defeatedUnion Leader: Republicans take control of House and Executive CouncilWMUR: Republicans likely to regain control of NH State HouseCitizen of Laconia: Hosmer edges out Lauer-Rago to retain senate seatConcord Monitor: In Merrimack House District 9 one Moffett in, another waitsEagle-Tribune: Republicans fared well in Southern NHFoster's Daily Democrat: 'Frugal’ Watters runs a clean(up) campaign Foster's Daily Democrat: Martha Fuller Clark wins fifth term in state Senate Keene Sentinel: Democrats win all six Keene races for NH House Nashua Telegraph: Despite success at the top of the ticket, Democrats beaten badly in state racesNH1: GOP wins in House set stage for possible return of Bill O'Brien as speakerNov. 5, 2014NHPR: Republicans add to NH Senate majoritySeacoast Online: Cali-Pitts defeats Thorsen for state repSeacoast Online: Stiles defeats Muns to retain Senate seatSeacoast Online: Hampton's Cushing stunned with tie in House raceSeacoast Online: Prescott defeats Schlachman in Senate raceSeacoast Online: Fuller Clark defeats NazzaroSeacoast Online: Borden, Sherman returned to HouseSeacoast Online: Lovejoy keeps NH House seatUnion Leader: GOP appears to solidify hold on state Senate; Vaillancourt loses House raceCitizen of Laconia: Forrester re-elected for third term in state senateConcord Monitor: Feltes easily wins NH Senate District 15 seatConcord Monitor: NH HOUSE: Tight races across state in fight for HouseConway Daily Sun: Butler, Chandler, Buco and Umberger retain seats; McCarthy edges WhiteConway Daily Sun: Bradley re-elected to state SenateEagle-Tribune: House District 13 stays Republican Foster's Daily Democrat: Watters the likely Senate 4 winnerNashua Telegraph: Lasky tops Hohensee for third State Senate termNashua Telegraph: Avard beats Gilmour in senate District 12Nov. 4, 2014NHPR: With spending push, Republicans hope to retain state Senate majorityConcord Monitor: Legislative recommendations for Fish and Game revenue include new feesNov. 3, 2014Keene Sentinel: Two vying for NH Senate District 12 seatNov. 2, 2014Concord Monitor: Can Republicans capture the NH Legislature?Foster's Daily Democrat: Why do they run? State legislators earn just $100Nov. 1, 2014Concord Monitor: Only Libertarian state representative candidate in the state is running in her eighth electionConcord Monitor: State representative running in new districtOct. 30, 2014Concord Monitor: Three candidates vie for one seat on the Concord School Board in District BConcord Monitor: Elementary school teacher, college professor compete for District C school board seatConway Daily Sun: Clear differences between White and Bradley in race for state SenateConway Daily Sun: Chandler reacts to NH ranking 48th in the nation in corporate tax studyEagle-Tribune: Hampton residents face off in Senate District 24Foster's Daily Democrat: Fuller Clark says she can work with Republicans for betterment of stateOct. 29, 2014Seacoast Online: Cali-Pitts faces challenge from ThorsenConcord Monitor: Senate District 6 candidates are clearly dividedEagle-Tribune: Four seats up for grabs in House District 14 Union Leader: App offers a comprehensive look at all candidatesOct. 28, 2014Concord Monitor: Challengers for Odell’s NH Senate seat spar over minimum wage, future of key districtOct. 27, 2014Seacoast Online: Moynahan challenges Beavers in District 2 state rep raceSeacoast Online: Whitmyer challenges incumbent Rep. TuckerConcord Monitor: State Senate District 17 features Reagan/Fraher rematchEagle-Tribune: Morse faces challenge for Senate seatEagle-Tribune: Eight seek Windham House seatsEagle-Tribune: Saren challenges Oligny in House District 34Oct. 26, 2014Seacoast Online: Democrats look to stop swing in Rye, New CastleUnion Leader: As vote nears, where you live mattersUnion Leader: Checking voter residence affidavits a slog for New Hampshire investigatorsOct. 24, 2014Seacoast Online: Stiles, Muns divided on minimum wageConcord Monitor: Former state rep challenges incumbent Democratic state senator in District 7Eagle-Tribune: Sanders, Seals square off in Danville House race Foster's Daily Democrat: Dems dominate Community Partners candidates forumNashua Telegraph: Lawmakers eye double-dippingOct. 23, 2014Seacoast Online: Fuller Clark and Nazzaro battle for senate seatSeacoast Online: Prescott, Schlachman sound off on local issuesConcord Monitor: Did anti-Boutin mailer go too far?Concord Monitor: Senate District 2 candidates differ on minimum wageConcord Monitor: Fact-checking the State Senate District 15 candidates in ConcordFoster's Daily Democrat: Senate hopefuls Leonard, Cataldo disagree on most issues, meet on some Oct. 22, 2014Seacoast Online: NH Voter Guide app offers quick infoWMUR: State of the Race: Majority control of the State SenateConcord Monitor: Meet the candidates for state Senate District 16Foster's Daily Democrat: In NH Senate race Watters, Edwards pull out all the stops
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