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Charlie Bass

Dem Lashes Out

Concord Patch | Tony Schninella | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

Klepacki, while recording, attempted to get Kuster's attention on a number of occasions before she grabbed the camera from him. Klepacki requested the...

Anti-Westboro Law Draws Thanks From Veterans' Families

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

A new law restricting Westboro Baptist Church's ability to picket military funerals has drawn thanks from the people it will impact most -- the famili...

Lobbyist-Friendly Republicans Hit By Ad Blitz

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

A new super PAC hoping to highlight the outsize influence of money in politics unveiled Thursday an ad blitz that charges four Republican lawmakers wi...

Dems Call For O'Keefe Boycott

Hampton-North Hampton Patch | Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

The New Hampshire Democratic Party is calling on Republican gubernatorial candidates Ovide Lamontagne and Kevin Smith and Congressmen Frank Guinta and...

Congressman Faces Tough Questions Over Ryan Plan

Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

By Samuel P. Jacobs CLAREMONT, N.H.--At home in New Hampshire, the land of Yankee skepticism, U.S. congressman Charlie Bass was being asked to ...

The Case for Contraception

Rep. Ann McLane Kuster | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics
Rep. Ann McLane Kuster

Contraception saves lives, prevents unplanned pregnancies, improves outcomes for children and reduces the number of abortions. As an adoption attorney, I know firsthand how difficult and how private these choices are for women.

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Gingrich Campaign Spars With Romney Surrogates

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Walk to the back of any Newt Gingrich campaign event in Florida and you're likely to run into a few members of the U.S. House who are...

Jason Linkins

New Hampshire Television Stations Find Politifact's "Lie Of The Year" Argument Lacking

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.11.2012 | Media

One thing that should, by now, be painfully obvious to any political observer who's mastered some basic achievements in cognitive development is that ...

Progressive Ad Faces GOP Challenge

The Washington Post | Greg Sargent | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

When PolitiFact labeled the claim that the GOP voted to end Medicare its "Lie of the Year," this was seen as a big deal in Washington, because it sugg...

Howard Fineman

Believe It Or Not: New Hampshire Republicans Might Send An Anti-War Message Tuesday

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

BEDFORD, N.H. -- With little notice or fanfare, New Hampshire Republicans are preparing to make a bolder statement Tuesday than merely voting for pres...

Why Obama Visited New Hampshire?

Hampton-North Hampton Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

For one thing, they need to rally the Democratic base and keep them from forgetting that there's a race to be won next November. "New Hampshire is ...

Mitt Romney Scores Another High-Profile Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney plans to announce on Wednesday the endorsement of Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), The Associated Press reported. Romney...

Mitt Romney Collects Key Endorsements In New Hampshire

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

NASHUA, N.H. — Mitt Romney's Republican presidential campaign collected some high-profile endorsements over the weekend, contributing to a growi...

Presidential Candidate To Old Ally: 'Remember Me'

Amherst Patch | Dan Tuohy | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

U.S. Rep. Charlie Bass, first elected to Congress in the Class of 1994, said he has not heard much directly from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich si...

Jon Ward

'He's Gone': New Hampshire Senator, Congressmen Support Removing Tea Party-Affiliated State Chairman

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The lone Republican senator from New Hampshire and the state's two Republican members of Congress on Thursday put their names behind a v...

Political Advice to Republicans on Medicare

Dean Baker | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics
Dean Baker

The Republicans are very upset that their vote for Representative Ryan's plan to end Medicare is being used against them. But they actually have a rare opportunity for a do-over.

Jason Linkins

GOP Reps Host Town Halls, Get Yelled At

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

During 2009's long summer of angry town halls, it was very common for Democrats touting the benefits of health care reform to constituents to be met w...

Amanda Terkel

Progressive Favorite Announces 2012 Run

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Five months after narrowly losing the race for New Hampshire's second congressional seat, progressive favorite Ann McLane Kuster has ann...

'Outsider' Republicans Hiring Insiders To Lead Staff

Slate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Allen West drew a ton of attention -- I think he's the most-analyzed freshman of the transition -- after briefly selecting radio host Joyce Kaufm...

Sam Stein

Charlie Bass, GOP Candidate, Could Face Ethics Probe Upon Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The late-campaign airing of allegations of ethical misconduct in the race for an open New Hampshire House seat could produce the rare spectacle of a m...

GOP Comeback Stories: Republican Has-Beens Find Hope In New Political Environment

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans once saddled with the burden of President George W. Bush's unpopularity are now experiencing a boon from another strugg...

Republicans Fear "Crackpots" Becoming Face Of Party

POLITICO | Andie Coller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Wilson's outburst Wednesday night earned more than a personal rebuke from the president and a dagger-eyed gasp from the speaker of the House; it d...

Sam Stein

Chafee Chides Obama Over Bipartisanship

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of Barack Obama's high-profile Republican endorsers during the campaign said he was "stunned" that the president could muster only three Republica...

The Kindest Cut

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

When it comes to human-wildlife conflicts, I am quite sure we can do better at the state and federal levels than the programs built around large-scale killing of wildlife.

2006 New Hampshire CD-02 General Election:
Bass (R-i) vs Hodes (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NH-02: Bass vs Hodes