The LFDA presents this list of other organizations in New Hampshire related to public policy and civic engagement as a service to our members.
Please note that the views, policy recommendations and positions expressed by each of the groups are not endorsed by the Live Free or Die Alliance. The LFDA remains non-partisan, and as such, strives to present resources for all sides of important issues.
New Hampshire Listens works at the local and state level to facilitate and support civil, public deliberation of complex, polarizing issues. We share resources on dialogue design, train facilitators, and work with local and state leaders to create opportunities for informed conversation on social, economic, and policy matters.
Free Exchange on Campus
“Free Exchange on Campus is committed to advocating for the rights of students and faculty to hear and express a full range of ideas unencumbered by political or ideological interference.”
Leadership New Hampshire
“The mission of Leadership New Hampshire is to increase civic engagement and strengthen communities through connecting and educating a diverse pool of engaged or emerging leaders about the state of New Hampshire.”
NH Institute of Politics
“The NH Institute on Politics is founded on the premise that an informed and involved citizenry is an essential element of a well-functioning democracy. The Institute sponsors educational programs and scholarly research designed to educate citizens about the contemporary political problems and challenges facing New Hampshire, the United States and the larger world.”
NH Political Library
“The mission of the New Hampshire Political Library is to increase civic engagement in the democratic process by promoting and preserving our unique political tradition and ensuring these traditions are passed on to future generations.”
Coalition of New Hampshire Taxpayers
“We are a 100% New Hampshire-only grassroots taxpayer advocacy group that strives to keep taxes low, government small and honest, protect individual rights and freedoms, and preserve the "New Hampshire Advantage". We strongly believe that good government that serves the people should be limited and fiscally prudent.”
Granite State Priorities
“The Coalition is a nonpartisan, nonprofit educational organization comprised of organizations and individuals working to educate NH residents on the causes and effects of rising property taxes.”
Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy
“The Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy is a non-profit, non-partisan, independent think tank focused on state and local public policy issues that affect the quality of life for New Hampshire's citizens.”
New Hampshire Business & Industry Association
“Our mission is to promote a healthy business climate and robust economic future for New Hampshire. Through advocacy with state legislators and regulators, we shape business-friendly public policy and provide counterbalance to legislation and regulations that threaten the growth and prosperity of New Hampshire business.”
NH Center for Public Policy Studies
“The New Hampshire Center for Public Policy Studies is an independent, nonpartisan organization that pursues data-based research on public policy matters, develops options, informs policy makers and advises them about choices for action.”
NH Citizens Alliance
“NHCA is the only organization in the state that consistently is a voice for NH residents on all policy issues and continues to make gains towards achieving our mission of social, economic and political justice for all. We work on issues of campaign finance reform, economic security, health care and an end to the war in Iraq.”
NH Forum on the Future
“The New Hampshire Forum on the Future -- comprised of business, education and public policy leaders - is committed to ensuring a workforce of highly educated and well-trained citizens to sustain New Hampshire's economic prosperity.”
Cornerstone Policy Research
“Cornerstone Policy Research is a non-partisan, non-profit 501(c)3 research and education organization dedicated to the preservation of strong families, limited government and free markets. We believe that the traditional family is the fundamental building block of any healthy society, and as such, deserves to be protected and strengthened.”
Granite State Progress
"Granite State Progress is a multi-issue progressive advocacy organization that combines cutting edge online organizing and communications with rapid and hard-hitting earned media strategies."
"LogicBloc is a Political Action Group designed to get candidates that support legislation based on logic, reason, and sound scientific principles elected to office. This is a NH-Based group, focusing primarily on NH issues. If we are successful, we will take the organization national."
NH Liberty Alliance
“The New Hampshire Liberty Alliance is a non-partisan coalition working to increase individual freedom in New Hampshire. We do this by monitoring bills in the legislative sessions and encouraging private charity, a civil society, and citizen involvement.”
NH Women’s Initiative
“The New Hampshire Commission on the Status of Women, the Women’s Lobby and Alliance, and the Women’s Policy Institute merged together to form the NH Women's Initiative. The Initiative's mission is to advance social, economic and political opportunity and equality for women in New Hampshire.”
“Victory NH is a network of activists and activist groups, focused on two goals: Seeing to it that political dialogues and debates are about issues and ideas rather than polls and politics. And demonstrating, once and for all, to the candidates, opinion makers, media, and the country at large why New Hampshire is uniquely qualified to begin the process by which we pick our Presidents.”