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New Hampshire Voters Express Concern for Growing Economic Inequality

Exit poll: Democratic voters supported candidates who addressed family friendly workplace policies

Concord, NH. – An exit poll conducted for the Campaign for a Family Friendly Economy showed that income inequality was the most important issue (22 percent) for Democratic primary voters.

The exit poll, conducted by … Continue reading

A New Hampshire Republican Tries To Sneak In A New Kind Right To Work For Less Bill

The proposed bill puts a new twist on an old, well known union busting Right to Work law

Right To Work is Wrong for NH

Tomorrow, the NH House Labor Committee will hold their public hearing on Continue reading

NH Rebellion Scores Candidates Of Promise To Reform Campaign Finance

On #FITN Primary Eve, reform groups release new ranking of presidential candidates on “root issue” of campaign reform

Leading presidential candidates made fighting big money a centerpiece of their campaign in response to voter demand

NH Rebellion Executive Director Dan Weeks predicts that … Continue reading

Sanders Support For The LGBT Community Goes Back More Than 30 Years

Pride Rainbow Flag - Gay - LBGTQ

“I am grateful for those elected officials that stood with me when it wasn’t easy to do.”

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Once Again, Republicans In The NH Senate Kill An Increase To The Minimum Wage

Republicans Kill Minimum Wage Increase That Would Benefit More than 141,000 Granite Staters    

CONCORD- Senator Donna Soucy (D-Manchester), Deputy Democratic Leader and sponsor of SB 412, issued the following statement after Senate Republicans defeated a minimum wage increase along a party line vote:

“While 17 … Continue reading

One Million Anti-TPP Petitions Delivered to Congress


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TPP Signing in New Zealand Overshadowed by U.S. Presidential Candidate, Congressional Opposition

U.S. Reps. Rosa DeLauro and … Continue reading

One Million Anti-TPP Petitions Delivered to Congress


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TPP Signing in New Zealand Overshadowed by U.S. Presidential Candidate, Congressional Opposition

U.S. Reps. Rosa DeLauro and … Continue reading

Senator Andrew Hosmer Introduces a Bill to Reduce Child Care Costs

For too many working families the cost of child care has become unbearable. The Boston Globe reports that the average annual cost of child care in New Hampshire is between $11,000 and $15,000.  Given that a full time minimum wage earner in New Hampshire only make … Continue reading

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McDonald's: Paying Billions (of Borrowed Money) to Stockholders

Right there, in the USNWR story “Why McDonald's stock is blowing the competition away,” was the clearest example yet of how our economy doesn’t work for anybody but the folks at the very, very top.

As TPP Text Is Revealed Our Worst Fears Are Becoming Reality

Our worst fears are becoming reality as the text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership was finally released to the public. At 4 am, under the cover of darkness, the White House quietly released the text of the largest trade agreement in history.

Congresswoman DeLauro Inspires The Crowd At The NH AFL-CIO Raising Wages Summit

Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro informed, inspired, and motivated more than 200 people at the New Hampshire AFL-CIO Raising Wages Summit in Concord with a simple story about her upbringing. Speaking at an Americans for Prosperity event yesterday, Jeb Bush enraged people when he said “we need to figure out a way to phase out” Medicare for future enrollees.

I Was Going To Endorse A Presidential Candidate Today, BUT....

Today I thought I was going to sit down and finally make an endorsement in the New Hampshire Democratic Primary. The election is only a month away, and many people have been waiting for me to endorse someone.