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Aug. 2, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: N.H. governor, GOP lawmakers talking, but still no budget deal July 30, 2015NHPR: Hassan Won't Support Arming N.H. National Guard RecruitersJuly 29, 2015Union Leader: Gov. Hassan says National Guard recruiters should not be armedJuly 28, 2015NH1: Hassan fights to keep financing for NH drug czar aliveWMUR: Latest poll shows Ayotte leading Hassan Concord Monitor: Governor signs bill modernizing securities regulations July 26, 2015WMUR: Governor Hassan joins governors across the country at summer meeting NHBR: Hassan’s budget proposal: faster BPT cuts, but none in BET rateJuly 25, 2015Union Leader: New law adds fine on domestic violence chargeJuly 24, 2015NH1: Hassan offers new NH budget plan: Cigarette tax, motor vehicle fee hikes to pay for business tax cutsNHPR: Hassan Makes Budget Overture; GOP Finds it LackingSeacoast Online: Gov. Hassan presents compromise N.H. budget planUnion Leader: Gov. Hassan’s budget compromise doesn’t impress GOP lawmakers WMUR: Hassan focus of charges, counter-charges by pro-Republican group, Democrats WMUR: Hassan offers compromise proposal on budgetConcord Monitor: Hassan offers compromise plan on state budgetJuly 23, 2015NHBR: Governor signs bill limiting commercial lease taxWMUR: WMUR poll: Ayotte holds small lead over Hassan in possible US Senate match-up July 22, 2015WMUR: WMUR poll: Hassan leads Sununu in potential 2016 match up WMUR: Governor releases guidelines to fight state's heroin problemJuly 21, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: Hassan vetoes Planet Fitness-related tax change NHPR: Hassan Vetoes So-Called 'Planet Fitness' Tax ProvisionUnion Leader: Gov. Hassan vetoes Planet Fitness tax law request WMUR: Gov. Hassan signs bill limiting use of welfare cards Concord Monitor: Hassan vetoes Planet Fitness-related tax changeJuly 20, 2015WMUR: Gov. Hassan to take action on Planet Fitness-related tax changeJuly 19, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: Immunity for 911 callers with Good Samaritan LawJuly 18, 2015Keene Sentinel: Governor calls for more meetings on proposed gas pipeline in New Hampshire July 17, 2015Union Leader: Gov. Hassan wants more public input on pipeline plans WMUR: Hassan urges Republican leaders to return to budget negotiationsJuly 15, 2015Union Leader: Signed law eliminates felony cases from district courtWMUR: Hassan weighs in, noncommittal, on Iran deal Concord Monitor: Governor signs Felonies First bill Concord Monitor: Federal grant to combat substance abuse turns political hot-button issue in N.H.Conway Daily Sun: Hassan hails Lower Falls renovation projectJuly 14, 2015NHPR: Hassan Signs Bill to Increase Funding For Domestic Violence PreventionNHPR: Hassan Signs Bill To Study Uber, Ridesharing ServicesNHPR: Gov. Hassan Has Been Busy With Her Veto Pen This YearNHPR: On The Political Front: 2016 Senate Race Looms Over State Budget BattleUnion Leader: Bill raises funds for domestic violence preventionWMUR: Sununu criticizes Hassan over heroin grantWMUR: Hassan signs bill increasing domestic violence prevention fundingWMUR: Dueling polls: Newly-released GOP survey has Ayotte leading HassanJuly 13, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: Budget stalemate puts Hassan's Senate decision on hold July 11, 2015Union Leader: Hassan vetoes 30-day wait to vote in New HampshireWMUR: Hassan vetoes bill requiring 30-day residency for votingFoster's Daily Democrat: Gov. Hassan vetoes 30-day residency requirement to vote July 10, 2015Union Leader: Governor signs $126 million capital budget Conway Daily Sun: Gov. Hassan to attend Lower Falls dedication FridayJuly 9, 2015Union Leader: Hassan signs Good Samaritan bill into law Concord Monitor: Hassan signs ‘Good Samaritan’ law Union Leader: GOP wants records of Hassan's communication with Sen. ReidJuly 8, 2015WMUR: Hassan being urged to consider ‘all options,’ top advisor saysNHPR: National Democrats Urge Hassan to Jump into Senate RaceJuly 7, 2015NH1: Gov. Hassan vetoes bill to repeal concealed weapon permit requirementUnion Leader: Hassan shoots down gun bill that allowed concealed carry without a permitSeacoast Online: Hassan vetoes bill to remove N.H. concealed carry license Seacoast Online: Gov. Hassan signs bill banning synthetic drugs in N.H. NHPR: Gov. Hassan Signs Bill Expanding The Use Of Medical MarijuanaNHPR: Hassan Signs Bill Banning Synthetic Drugs Sales StatewideNHPR: Gov. Hassan Vetoes Bill Ending Conceal & Carry PermitsConcord Monitor: Hassan vetoes bill to remove concealed carry license Eagle-Tribune: Hassan vetoes bill to remove concealed carry license July 6, 2015Eagle-Tribune: Hassan: Budget impasse will be solved by compromiseFoster's Daily Democrat: Gov. Hassan signing bill banning synthetic drugsJuly 4, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: Hassan likely to veto bill removing concealed gun licenseConcord Monitor: State House: Bills’ fates hang on HassanJuly 3, 2015WMUR: Budget battle slows speculation over Hassan Senate runValley News: Hassan: Revisit state budget
Registration with individual sites might be required to view some news.Aug. 2, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: N.H. governor, GOP lawmakers talking, but still no budget deal Concord Monitor: Capital Beat: Bipartisan group to focus on ‘opportunity gap’ July 31, 2015Seacoast Online: 2 state lawmakers push for Sea-3 expansion Concord Monitor: Breast-feeding rally to urge broader legislation in N.H. Foster's Daily Democrat: Dover's education funding fight appears lostJuly 30, 2015NHPR: Amid Political Jostling, Lawmakers Approve Funding For N.H.'s Drug CzarUnion Leader: State drug czar funding approved by legislative committee WMUR: Lawmakers approve continued funding for drug czar Concord Monitor: N.H. drug czar position extended through December NH1: NH drug czar gets a vote of confidence, albeit with some GOP misgivingsJuly 29, 2015Seacoast Online: Amid criticism, funding for N.H. 'drug czar' up for debateJuly 28, 2015NHPR: Republican Senator Says Drug Czar Must ResignUnion Leader: NH drug czar: No plans to leave job Concord Monitor: Sanborn: Drug czar should resign for failure to meet with police chiefs July 26, 2015WMUR: Fish and Game Commission honors Gene Chandler Concord Monitor: CapBeat: Talking sex, approval ratings for lawmakers and the northern border Union Leader: Pot Profits: How do you regulate when federal and state laws clash?Union Leader: Ethics and reform are central to Sytek's professional goals July 25, 2015NHPR: Growing Majority Of Granite Staters Support Loosening Marijuana LawsJuly 24, 2015Union Leader: Gov. Hassan’s budget compromise doesn’t impress GOP lawmakers WMUR: Five terms in House is enough, former speaker O’Brien says WMUR: WMUR Poll: Support for legalization, decriminalization of marijuana grows Concord Monitor: Former speaker O’Brien won’t run for re-election, moving on to head tech company July 23, 2015Union Leader: Drew Cline: Former Speaker Bill O'Brien says a decade in the NH House is enough July 20, 2015Concord Monitor: Waiting list for state money to help towns fix bridges spans nearly a decade July 19, 2015Concord Monitor: Capital Beat: State currently has 173 active committees and commissions with more on the way July 18, 2015Concord Monitor: Most workers moonlighting at second state job lose one source of income after state policy change July 17, 2015NHPR: Budget Turmoil Puts Substance Abuse Treatment Community In Limbo July 16, 2015NHPR: With No New Budget, State's Plan for Military Culture Liaisons On HoldJuly 15, 2015NH1: NH Senate lawyer rejects bid to disclose individual emails, calls, calendars of GOP senatorsUnion Leader: House and Senate deny Democrats’ right-to-know request for recordsWMUR: State Senate legal counsel denies Democrats’ request for communications records July 14, 2015NHPR: On The Political Front: 2016 Senate Race Looms Over State Budget BattleJuly 13, 2015NHPR: Budget Agreement Could Be Months Away, State Senator SaysSeacoast Online; N.H. lawmakers plan September return for veto votes July 12, 2015Seacoast Online: 17 state lawmakers have perfect voting percentagesJuly 11, 2015Seacoast Online: Senator meets with AG about cop's $2.7M inheritanceJuly 10, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: New Hampshire lawmaker questions Dartmouth land agreement NH1: NH GOP legislator compares silent officers to 'Hitler's men' in Facebook post about concealed gun permitsJuly 9, 2015Foster's Daily Democrat: Sen. Forrester, others saved nursing home fundingNHPR: State Budget Finger-Pointing Continues – Now, Through EmailWMUR: Democrats blame Ayotte for State House budget gridlockLaconia Daily Sun: Sen. Jeanie Forrester - Governor needs to share spending numbers, soonJuly 8, 2015NH1: Controversial Seabrook candidate Rio Tilton wins special election for NH House seatUnion Leader: House Speaker says his words taken out of context July 7, 2015Union Leader: NH House Speaker: Let Democrats 'vote their conscience' on budgetSeacoast Online: Andrews-Ahearn faces Seabrook teen in special election July 6, 2015Union Leader: Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Budget bottomline is all about the taxesJuly 3, 2015Seacoast Online: Rep. Sherman honored for effort to curb teen tanning
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