Archive of: Politics

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Voter Apathy in New Hampshire October 2013

Voter Apathy in New Hampshire

First in the Nation only matters if we vote. Turnout in local elections has been historically low, but this year could set a new record.

The State is Flat: Keeping Power Out of Politics is a NH Tradition September 2013

The State is Flat: Keeping Power Out of Politics is a NH Tradition

The barriers to entering politics in New Hampshire are lower than almost any other state. Is this a good thing?

Auto Dealer Bill of Rights August 2013

Auto Dealer Bill of Rights

How the obscure Auto Dealer Bill of Rights became a New Hampshire law and the popular casino bill did not.

Join the Parade July 2013

Join the Parade

In New Hampshire especially, politicians need to remember that parades - a perfect time for handshakes - are an important part of the public's perception of their characters.

Defining NH Politicians With One Phrase June 2013

Defining NH Politicians With One Phrase

What is placed in between the commas after a name is probably the most important words in any story about any person in any walk of life.

Time for a New Pledge? May 2013

Time for a New Pledge?

Earnest or not, a “pledge” to veto any attempt to establish a state income tax or sales tax could be the way to win.

Hassan's High-Stakes Bet April 2013

Hassan's High-Stakes Bet

Governor Hassan assumes that there is an $80 million coming to the state for casino licensing fees. Casinos will soon become legal.

New Hampshire's Silent Gun Debate March 2013

New Hampshire's Silent Gun Debate

Maybe, after such a tragedy, no one knows what to say.

Remembering Former US Senator Warren Rudman February 2013

Remembering Former US Senator Warren Rudman

New Hampshire is a small state so it's no surprise we have had so few presidents, but we do provide the nation with a proving ground for would-be presidents and the state has also offered up a number of national statesmen.

Women Rule January 2013

Women Rule

In New Hampshire, If you want to run for office, being female is a plus.

Destination NH

Destination NH

Destination New Hampshire is a guide to the resources that visitors and current residents need most. Showcasing the seven regions of our diverse state, Destination is an easy-to-use, informative reference guide in a convenient format that people will utilize and share with others.

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