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Dems Demand 'Obscene' Romney Details

Concord Patch | Tony Schinella | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics

Democratic activists from New Hampshire called on presidential candidate Mitt Romney, R-Mass., to release more extensive financial disclosure forms an...

John Celock

Republican Lawmaker: Kindergarten Could Lead To 400 Percent Crime Jump

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire explained his controversial statement last week that kindergarten leads to higher crime was based on statistics...

John Celock

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 ...

GOP Lawmaker's Jaw-Dropping Accusation

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

A Republican New Hampshire state legislator told a county convention Monday evening that kindergarten leads to higher crime rates. Rep. Bob Kingsb...

Tea Party Leaders Considering Options

Amherst Patch | Robert Michaelson | Posted 08.22.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney will need to watch his step around a particular political group, because they seem to hate being tread on. The Tea Party movement has a...

Dem Governor Blocks GOP-Backed Medical Marijuana Effort

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

By Jason McLure LITTLETON, N.H., June 21 (Reuters) - New Hampshire's Democratic governor on Thursday vetoed a bill passed by the Repu...

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...

Mollie Reilly

Romney To Campaign At Federally Preserved Farm Following Criticism Of Government Spending

HuffingtonPost.com | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney will return Friday to the Scamman farm, a sprawling 200-acre property located in New Hampshire's seacoast region. The farm is an important...

John Celock

Tea Party Lawmakers Move To Restrict In-State Tuition

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

The Tea Party-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives passed a bill on Wednesday to prohibit undocumented immigrants from receiving in-state...

History Making Candidate Enters Race

Nashua Patch | Carol Robidoux | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

Stacie Laughton had a last-minute change of plan Wednesday. Instead of filing her official paperwork to declare her candidacy for Ward 4 State Rep cer...

GOP Lawmaker's Lies Revealed

Salem Patch | Jake O'Donnell | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

Shortly thereafter, Giuda said Bettencourt contacted him. When Giuda explained why he wanted to see the reports, Bettencourt apologized and agreed to ...

Huckabee Issues Response To Dem's Birther Charge

Bedford Patch | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

Prior to tonight's 2012 New Hampshire GOP Victory Dinner, where former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee spoke to a crowd of more than 700 Republic...

GOP Sounds Alarm On Nazi Insult

Concord Patch | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

The state Republican Party is condemning an editorial cartoon in today's Concord Monitor that depicts House Speaker William O'Brien with a Hitler-styl...

Mollie Reilly

Romney's Weird Campaign Event To Nowhere

HuffingtonPost.com | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.18.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney will campaign Friday in New Hampshire, looking for his own "bridge to nowhere." The Romney camp thinks they have found it in a 19th centur...

John Celock

Agenda 21, UN's Sustainability Measure, Banned By New Hampshire House

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

The Tea Party-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives voted Wednesday afternoon to ban implementation of policies connected to the United Na...

John Celock

Lawmakers 'Hijack' Business Bill With Abortion Measure

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

The Republican-controlled New Hampshire House of Representatives Tuesday adopted a measure placing a 24-hour waiting period on abortions as part of a ...

John Celock

Lawmaker Tossed Out After Nazi Reference

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire was physically removed from the state House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon after he made a Nazi salute...

GOP Candidate Slams Obama's Gay Marriage Support As 'Pure Politics'

Portsmouth Patch | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

GOP gubernatorial candidate Ovide Lamontagne on Thursday called President Obama's announcement that he supports same-sex marriage "pure politics." ...

O'Keefe Evades Criminal Subpoena

Hampton-North Hampton Patch | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

Conservative activist James O'Keefe spoke to a packed house of Seacoast Republicans Sunday not in person, but rather on streaming video because steppi...

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...

Romney, Potential Running Mate Discuss Fishy Business

Portsmouth Patch | Robert Cook and Dany Tuohy | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney made an appearance this morning at the Portsmouth Fish Pier with Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), who has been rumored to be a possible running m...

Joe Biden Speaks Out On Hilary Rosen

Portsmouth Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Joe Biden only took one question from the press during his stop in Portsmouth on Thursday, and his answer was terse but telling. Asked by a CNN pro...

Obama Winning Ground Game In Key State

Concord Patch | Marc Fortier | Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

Romney, who made countless stops here prior to the New Hampshire Primary, now has a lot of ground to make up after spending the last three months camp...

Santorum Official Prepared To Back Romney

Concord Patch | Dan Tuohy | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

Tamburello, a state representative from Londonderry, said he has all along committed to supporting the eventual GOP presidential nominee. "I don't ...

Minnesota Lawmaker Called Out For New Hampshire Residency

Windham Patch | Michael Ryan | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

Granite State Progress issued a release on April 1 calling out the Minnesota politician for his hurling charges of absenteeism in 2010 toward his Demo...