Suddenly Governor Sununu Wants To Protect The Voting Rights Of College Students
After signing SB3 a voter suppression bill Governor Sununu does an about-face on HB372 another voter suppression bill.
On Friday, Governor Chris Sununu was confronted by Ben Kremer, an activist with the NH Youth Movement about House Bill 372, a Republican-driven disenfranchisement bill that would force voters to … Continue reading
Disability Advocates Speak Out Against The GOP Tax Scam
Granite Staters return to New Hampshire and tell their stories after risking arrest in Washington D.C. protesting the GOP Tax Bill
A delegation of Granite State disability rights and health care advocates who traveled to Washington, DC this week to protest the damaging Senate bill that guts Medicaid and Medicare … Continue reading
Mark Fernald: Voodoo Economics
Supply-Side Economics: Fool Me Once, Shame on You; Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me; Fool me Three Times? You Have Got to be Kidding.
Since the Reagan Administration, the Republican Party has been enraptured by what the first President Bush called “Voodoo economics:” the ‘theory’ that tax cuts … Continue reading
Leo W Gerard: GOP Goes for Win on Taxes, Consequences be Damned
An entire year of legislative defeats has grated on the GOP.
Their promised Affordable Care Act repeal failed – again and again and again. Their Muslim ban was, well, banned by the courts. And now, in the waning days of November, their infrastructure bill, big beautiful border wall and brand … Continue reading
Republicans Ram Through Their Tax Scam
Senators were given two hours to read the 400+ page bill before being asked to vote on it.
Unless you have been living under a rock for the last three days by now you have already heard that Republicans in the Senate rammed through their wildly unpopular tax … Continue reading
NH COSH: A Deadly Week For NH Workers
Hooksett, NH – Two New Hampshire workers were killed this week in unrelated incidents bringing the number of NH work related deaths to at least 10 for 2017. Eric LaFramboise, 35, of Epsom was killed on Sunday when a gust of wind blew down a tree he was harvesting, crushing … Continue reading
NATCA Member To Be Honored For Efforts During Hurricane Harvey
WASHINGTON – The National Aeronautic Association (NAA), at its fall awards dinner tonight in Arlington, Va., will honor National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) member Brian Kelly. Kelly is a veteran air traffic controller from Dallas-Love Field Air Traffic Control Tower and also a pilot. He is a member of … Continue reading
Republicans In The House Take Aim At NH Labor Laws
Republican legislators in the New Hampshire House of Representatives want to change the current labor laws to allow kids to work “any time” of the day or night, remove requirements to display wage and discrimination laws, and handicap the State Department of Labor.
State Rep. Laurie Sanborn (Bedford), introduced the … Continue reading