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Tea Party Legislators Pass 'Dangerous' Law

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

The Tea Party-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives overrode the governor's veto of a partial birth abortion ban that opponents deemed as ...

Dem Gov Blocks Tea Party Push

Concord Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

Gov. John Lynch on Thursday vetoed the Voter ID bill passed by the House and Senate earlier this year. "The right to vote is a fundamental right th...

Let's Hear It For Catholic Leaders Who Defend Marriage Equality!

Bernard Schlager, Ph.D. | Posted 08.18.2012 | Religion
Bernard Schlager, Ph.D.

While the march to full marriage equality in the United States seems to advance at an agonizingly slow pace, it is important for us to recognize that most American Catholics support marriage for lesbian and gay couples.

Governor Concerned Over Medical Marijuana Law

Concord Patch | Tony Schinella | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

While he has empathy for those ill patients who need medical marijuana to get through their recoveries, Gov. John Lynch, D-Hopkinton, said today that ...

GOP Lawmakers Surprise Dems With Redistricting Override

Concord Patch | Jake O'Donnell | Posted 05.28.2012 | Politics

It was a chaotic afternoon at the Statehouse in Concord Wednesday as the House voted to override Gov. John Lynch's veto of the House's redistricting p...

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New Hampshire Lawmakers Repeal Contraception Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Saying it would reduce health insurance costs, the Tea Party-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday afternoon to re...

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GOP Lawmakers Pass Shocking Law

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

The Tea Party dominated New Hampshire Legislature on Wednesday overrode the governor's veto to enact a new law allowing parents to object to any part ...

New Hampshire Republicans Fail To Override Veto On Right To Work Bill

Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

The Republican-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives failed to overturn the Democratic governor's veto of an anti-union bill on Wednesday....

Citizenship 2.0: New Hampshire Style

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Boyce

Today, the Live Free or Die Alliance launches its new website and with it, a model for online citizen engagement for the rest of the nation to consider.

New Hampshire Gov. To Sign Gay Marriage Bill With Protection For Churches

AP | NORMA LOVE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. — Gov. John Lynch said Thursday he will sign a bill to make his state the sixth to legalize gay marriage as soon as the Legislatur...

Democratic Governors Face Dilemma on Gay Marriage Bills

Sandy Maisel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sandy Maisel

Two Democratic governors -- John Lynch of New Hampshire and John Baldacci of Maine -- have opposed gay marriage in the past and now must respond to their legislature's actions.