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Gubernatorial News

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Feb. 27, 2015
NHPR: Political ads look ahead to possible Hassan-Ayotte showdown
Concord Monitor: Hassan urges Republicans to follow her lead and be clear on what they’re willing to fund or not
Foster's Daily Democrat: Hassan to help deliver chowder from Super Bowl wager

Feb. 26, 2015
NH1: Top pro-GOP outside group slams Gov. Hassan in new ad

Feb. 25, 2015
Concord Monitor: Hassan nominates Goulet as head of state’s IT department

Feb. 24, 2015
Concord Monitor: Gov. Hassan calls for clean homeland security funding bill
Union Leader: Roads, schools common ground at National Governors Association
NH1: Hassan: NH health care program has 35,000 enrollees

Feb. 23, 2015
NHPR: Hassan visits Washington D.C. for governor's conference, Obama meeting

Feb. 20, 2015
Union Leader: Gov. Hassan declares Entrepreneurship Week in NH
Concord Monitor: Hassan to kick off three-day trip to D.C.

Feb. 19, 2015
WMUR: Poll shows Gov. Hassan's job approval rating at 55 percent

Feb. 18, 2015
NHPR: Hassan banks on keno but still wants a casino
Seacoast Online: Gov. Hassan still supports casino
Union Leader: Hassan lays out budget priorities to lawmakers
WMUR: Hassan still supports casino but leaves it out of budget
Concord Monitor: As 'right-to-work' bills vetted, Hassan says she would veto them
Concord Monitor: Hassan presents budget to Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee; House projections $229M lower than hers
Eagle-Tribune: Hassan still supports casino despite absence in her budget
NH1: Hassan on budget: Republicans be honest if deep cuts wanted

Feb. 17, 2015
Citizen of Laconia: Hassan's state budget plan may boost local projects
Concord Monitor: Lawmakers to question Maggie Hassan on budget proposal
Concord Monitor: In New Hampshire speech, Christie takes aim at Gov. Hassan

Feb. 16, 2015
NHPR: Governor Hassan on her '16-17 budget priorities and how to pay for them
Concord Monitor: Hassan's budget carries clues to possible Senate run

Feb. 15, 2015
Union Leader: State budget plan greeted as mixed bag
Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: State budget proposal has a little something for all
WMUR: Capital Beat: Governor’s budget plan avoids casino gambling in favor of keno

Feb. 14, 2015
Concord Monitor: PolitiFact NH: Maggie Hassan says NH had highest median income in U.S. in 2013
NH1: NHGOP posts fake ad for NH COO position

Feb. 13, 2014
NHPR: Governor Hassan delivers 2015 budget address
NHPR: Hassan plan includes a new 'chief operating officer'
Seacoast Online: Keno, no casino, in Gov. Hassan's $11.5B budget
Union Leader: Gov. Hassan presents state budget proposal; budget would grow 6.4 percent over two years
WMUR: Hassan presents proposed $11.5B budget plan
Concord Monitor: Hassan identifies new funds to pay for state budget increases
Concord Monitor: Education funding looms large in Hassan’s budget, but not enough for tuition freeze at UNH
Eagle-Tribune: Hassan's $11.5B budget includes modest new revenue
Foster's Daily Democrat: USNH budget 10 percent less than requested 
NH1: Gov. Hassan proposes $11.4 billion budget with cigarette tax, Keno, motor vehicle fee hikes

Feb. 12, 2015
NHPR: Hassan faces challenges, questions on budget priorities
Union Leader: Hassan to present budget proposal
WMUR: Hassan to present budget proposal to lawmakers
Concord Monitor: Hassan budget plan to include state chief operating officer
Foster's Daily Democrat: Revenue vs. spending likely key to Hassan's budget proposal

Feb. 11, 2015
NHPR: Nursing home residents, administrators want Hassan to reinstate $7 million cut
Union Leader: Safety head Barthelmes nominated for another term
Concord Monitor: Hassan facing pressure ahead of her budget proposal
NH1: Nursing home community concerned about Medicaid cuts

Feb. 10, 2015
Union Leader: - NHGOP, Gov. Hassan spar over right-to-know law

Feb. 9, 2015
Seacoast Online: Millions in lawsuit settlements strain New Hampshire budget
Union Leader: State House Dome: Budget figuring shows NH's limits

Feb. 7, 2015
Seacoast Online: Gov. Hassan, NH employees agree on 2% pay raise
Union Leader: Workers’ union and state reach contract agreement
Concord Monitor: State House: Hassan, state employees union reach tentative deal

Feb. 5, 2015
Union Leader: Debate over commuter rail in Granite State taking shape
Union Leader: GOP seeks right-to-know on Hassan travel

Feb. 4, 2015
Seacoast Online: Study: Big gains if rail expands from Mass. to Manchester, NH
Union Leader: Former Gov. Lynch receives Frost Award for service
Union Leader: Study recommends rail to Nashua, Manchester
WMUR: Lynch honored with service award in Manchester
WMUR: Study: Commuter rail expansion best option for job creation
Concord Monitor: Bringing commuter rail to NH could set the stage for ‘new generation of economic growth’
Nashua Telegraph: Nashua, state officials urge movement on commuter rail, study find Manchester terminus most cost-effective

Feb. 3, 2015
NH1: Back-to-back storms take toll on NH budget

Feb. 2, 2015
NH1: Governor Maggie Hassan has issued a statement on winter storm

Jan. 29, 2015
Seacoast Online: Gov. Hassan declares state of emergency over in NH
Concord Monitor: Government efficiency report released

Jan. 28, 2015

NHPR: Should NH's governor serve a four-year term?

Legislature News

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Feb. 27, 2015
Foster's Daily Democrat: HB 225 requires defendants hear impact statements

Feb. 26, 2015
Nashua Telegraph: NH bill would increase funding for charter schools

Feb. 25, 2015
NHPR: NH House GOP leader pens opposition to gas pipeline
NHPR: Bill would make NH the first to mandate criminal sentencing attendance
NHBR: NH minimum wage hike proposals echo national debate

Feb. 24, 2015
Concord Monitor: House panel supports two bills calling for constitutional convention
Concord Monitor: Lawmakers work to tackle high workers’ comp costs
NHBR: NH Senate gets ready to vote on tweaked business tax cuts

Feb. 23, 2015
NHPR: University system trustees hopeful but 'realistic' about state funding
Seacoast Online: NH lawmakers work to tackle high workers' comp costs
Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Substance abuse remains big concern
WMUR: Bobcat one step closer to being named state's official wildcat

Feb. 22, 2015
Concord Monitor: Capital Beat: GOP hits ‘pause’ on agency funds
Eagle-Tribune: NH lawmakers consider new casino bill

Feb. 21, 2015
WMUR: Baiting bill considered

Feb. 20, 2015
NHPR: Lawmakers consider expanding background checks for gun sales
NHPR: NH votes to stay in RGGI, defund energy efficiency programs
Seacoast Online: Committee votes to keep 'pollution control' tax break
Union Leader: House changes rules on RGGI program
Union Leader: Senate votes to increase business tax credits
WMUR: House committee considers gun bills
Concord Monitor: Amid national debate, state lawmakers weighing a reformed civil forfeiture law
Concord Monitor: Education tax credit upheld in Senate, R&D tax credit gets boost
NH1: Senate panel moves forward cutting NH's two main business taxes
NH1: Gun show loophole closing? NH lawmakers advocate gun control

Feb. 19, 2015
NHPR: House bill targets chain of NH pain clinics
NHPR: Criminal safety committee hears arguments on marijuana decriminalization
NHPR: Legislation to benefit growing school districts gets preliminary House approval
NHPR: House backs bill ending incentives for liquor violation prosecutions
NHPR: News primer: What's in the new keno bill?
Seacoast Online: House votes to stay in cap-and-trade program
Seacoast Online: NH House sends school funding bills to finance committee
Union Leader: House votes down abortion funding ban
Union Leader: House gives initial approval to education funding change
WMUR: Attempt to defund Planned Parenthood fails
Concord Monitor: NH House votes to rebate RGGI money back to ratepayers
Foster's Daily Democrat: Groen's abortion funding bill defeated
Foster's Daily Democrat: House to vote on school funding bills
NH1: Kevin Landrigan: New Hampshire will keep annual auto inspections
NH1: Kevin Landrigan: Abortion rights advocates win another one

Feb. 18, 2015
NHPR: House committee hears circumcision bill
NHPR: NH House hears bill to decriminalize marijuana possession
Union Leader: State's marijuana laws debated
Union Leader: Keno supporters take their case to legislators
Union Leader: Right-to-work debated again
WMUR: Bill would allow nursing mothers to breastfeed at work
Concord Monitor: Lawmakers push bills on casinos, keno
Concord Monitor: Legislation to decriminalize 1 ounce of marijuana in NH returns
Concord Monitor: As 'right-to-work' bills vetted, Hassan says she would veto them
NH1: Casino bill godfather believes time has come in NH

Feb. 17, 2015
NHPR: NH House considers "right-to-work" bill
NHPR: NH Senate to revisit authorizing casinos
Concord Monitor: Lawmakers to question Maggie Hassan on budget proposal
NH1: Kevin Landigran: NH lawmakers to plow through bills before week off

Feb. 16, 2015
WMUR: Law prevents state officials from addressing FairPoint issues

Feb. 15, 2015
Seacoast Online: Bill seeks to mandate attendance at sentencing hearings
Union Leader: Heroin overdose solution sought
Union Leader: State budget plan greeted as mixed bag
WMUR: Students ask lawmakers to declare bobcat state's official wildcat
Eagle-Tribune: NH charter schools hope for more funding

Feb. 14, 2015
Concord Monitor: State Senate passes bill to remove concealed carry license

Feb. 13, 2015
Union Leader: Bill would charge public for retrieval of right-to-know documents
Union Leader: Senate passes bill prohibiting state from implementing Common Core standard
Concord Monitor: Bill would allow municipalities to charge the public for government info
Concord Monitor: State Senate passes bill to remove concealed carry license

Feb. 12, 2015
NHPR: House committee to consider 'home-grow' for medical marijuana ... again
NHPR: NH to stay in RGGI but bill would eliminate renewable energy products
Seacoast Online: NH House taking up bills on abortion, indecent exposure
Union Leader: House kills life-begins-at-conception bill
Keene Sentinel: NH House committee to consider resolution to re-examine Keene man's murder conviction
NH1: Abortion rights advocates win first fight in NH House
NH1: Raising the minimum wage could be tall task through Legislature

Feb. 11, 2015
NHPR: NH officials concerned about new student restraint, seclusion law
NHPR: Planned Parenthood: Replace, don't repeal NH's abortion buffer zone law
Seacoast Online: NH takes up abortion clinic buffer zones — again
Union Leader: Raising minimum wage argued at House hearing
Union Leader: NH to remain part of RGGI
WMUR: NH lawmakers revisit abortion clinic 'buffer zone' bill
Concord Monitor: After failed bid last session, medical marijuana home grow option back up for debate in NH
Concord Monitor: NH lawmakers consider abortion clinic ‘buffer zone’ repeal
NHBR: Quartet of business tax break proposals get Senate hearing

Feb. 10, 2015
NHPR: USNH puts off deciding on in-state tuition hike
Seacoast Online: Fuller Clark urges study of Uber, Airbnb
Citizen of Laconia: State to hear about raising minimum wage
Concord Monitor: USNH won’t set tuition until state budget approved
Concord Monitor: NH Democrats make pitch to raise minimum wage to a ‘liveable wage’
Foster's Daily Democrat: New Hampshire taking up abortion clinic buffer zones - again

Feb. 9, 2015
Seacoast Online: Millions in lawsuit settlements strain New Hampshire budget
Union Leader: State House Dome: Budget figuring shows NH's limits
NH1: NH casino bill is back, this time with a new wrinkle

Feb. 7, 2015
Seacoast Online: NH officials: Police body cameras costly to maintain, store data
Concord Monitor: Proposal to expand business enterprise tax to large non-profits has ‘strong backing’

Feb. 6, 2015
NHPR: Bill to outlaw synthetic drugs is met with broad support in senate
Union Leader: Common Core bills recommended for defeat
Union Leader: Proposal to give lawmakers sole authority over education standards draws opposition
Concord Monitor: New Hampshire legislators unveil bill to ban sales of all synthetic drugs
Concord Monitor: House committee rejects bill allowing landlords to collect last month’s rent

Feb. 5, 2015
Union Leader: - Bill requires town meetings to vote on every article
Concord Monitor: Legislators eye changes to incentives for green energy projects, worrying businesses and advocates
Concord Monitor: NH House committee rejects personhood bill to establish life-at-conception

Feb. 4, 2015
NHPR: NH considers letting parents 'opt out' of immunization registry
NHPR: NH nursing home advocates push back on proposed $7M cut
NHPR: NH lawmakers grapple anew over an old issue: Funding education
NHPR: House to consider bill challenging NH's 'ballot selfie' law
Seacoast Online: NH revisits law on posting ballot photos in social media
Union Leader: Bill would do away with cap on state education funding
WMUR: Bill aims to allow ballot selfies in voting booth
Concord Monitor: Bill looks to require NH state police to wear body cameras
Foster's Daily Democrat: Watters tapped for state Senate leadership post 
NHBR: NH House panel weighs cutting workers’ comp provider fees

Feb. 3, 2015
Conway Daily Sun: Completing the Grid: Jeb Bradley takes on the 4,000-footers in every month of the year
Foster's Daily Democrat: Legislature revisits law on taking photos of ballots
Nashua Telegraph: Local cancer survivors make push for tanning ban for teens

Feb. 2, 2015
Seacoast Online: Legislation for fines on blighted properties submitted
Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Money for schools back before Legislature

Feb. 1, 2015
Seacoast Online: Bill would stop young teens from tanning
Seacoast Online: Bill looks to protect local fishermen
Eagle-Tribune: NH lawmakers want to expand Narcan laws

Jan. 30, 2015
NHPR: Sen. Bradley: Repealing concealed carry permit requirement will make NH safer
Seacoast Online: NH bill would remove license for concealed guns
Union Leader: Opposing views on concealed firearms bill debated
Union Leader: Bill would loosen definition of 'simple assault'
WMUR: Bill would remove license for concealed weapons
Concord Monitor: Supporters argue constitutional carry bill would make NH safer
NHBR: House panel grapples with the definition of ‘employee’

Jan. 29, 2015
NHPR: House considering bill to create residency guidelines for voters
NHPR: Bill would ban EBT cash at tattoo parlors, pot dispensaries
NHPR: Should Canadian hydro-power count towards NH renewable energy goals?
Union Leader: Bill would change auto inspection to every two years
WMUR: Bill aims to loosen NH firearms regulations
Concord Monitor: Homeless advocates slam bill that would allow landlords to collect last month’s rent
Concord Monitor: NH lawmakers consider bills aimed at reducing electricity costs
Eagle-Tribune: New group pushes for casino gambling in NH

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