By Associated Press | 03/06/14 08:21 AM
New Hampshire's state Senate is set to vote on a bipartisan agreement to use federal Medicaid money to buy private health insurance for thousands of poor adults.
By Rebecca Berg | 03/01/14 08:57 PM
As Kelly Ayotte prepared for her first campaign speech, as a candidate for Senate in 2009, she was nervous, but not about her message. “I’m worried about my voice thing,” she confided to an aide, pausing during a run-through. “My voice tends to do this cracking sound.” “"I call...
By Rebecca Berg | 02/28/14 12:41 PM
When Gov. Craig Benson appointed Kelly Ayotte as New Hampshire's attorney general one decade ago, she won the post because she was a hardworking aide in the governor's office and an accomplished prosecutor -- but also, in part, because she was a woman. Then-Attorney General Peter Heed had been...
02/20/14 03:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A D.C. councilmember is heading to New Hampshire to try to get support for District of Columbia voting rights in Congress. Councilmember David Catania will testify Thursday before a committee of the New Hampshire House of Representatives. The committee is considering a...
02/19/14 03:45 PM
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — As New Hampshire considers whether all new power lines should be underground, people on both sides of the debate agreed on one thing Wednesday: It's all about the economy. A Senate committee heard several hours of testimony on a measure that would require transmission...
By STEVE PEOPLES | 02/18/14 11:49 AM
The Republican congressman spearheading investigations of President Obama's administration by the GOP-run House urged his party Tuesday to unite against Obama's "imperial presidency".
By Associated Press | 02/18/14 09:09 AM
New Hampshire opted not to set up its own insurance marketplace under President Obama's health care overhaul law, but that would change under a bill before a Senate committee.
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 12:57 PM
New Hampshire is one of six states still undecided on whether to expand Medicaid as part of the federal health care overhaul.
02/13/14 03:11 PM
Foster CONCORD, N.H. (Legal Newsline) – New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster announced a settlement on Tuesday with a land developer and two land owners who allegedly violated state wetlands laws. David Minghella, a land developer, allegedly excavated an 800-foot-long trench in...
By Joel Gehrke | 02/03/14 05:04 PM
Call it the Jeanne Shaheen Protection Act of 2014: New Hampshire Democrats have introduced a bill into the state legislature that would help incumbents by allowing voters to cast a ballot for "none of the above." The Democratic lawmakers promoting the bill frame it as a populist measure....
By Rebecca Berg | 02/03/14 02:44 PM
Scott Brown isn't running for Senate yet -- but he looked every bit a candidate on the front page of a New Hampshire newspaper on Monday, photographed shirtless at a local Penguin Plunge charity event in Hampton Beach, N.H.
By Joel Gehrke | 01/30/14 03:25 PM
Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., did New Hampshire Republicans a solid by sending out a fundraising message attacking the state's Democratic governor, but he raised his profile at the same time by building the pitch around school choice. "As governor of Louisiana, I have fought to give every child an...
By Associated Press | 01/28/14 09:20 AM
Gov. Maggie Hassan is going to be talking about a New Hampshire program that helps jobless workers continue to get unemployment benefits while they start their own businesses.
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