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NH reacts to thaw with Cuba

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Granite Staters had strong reactions to Wednesday's announcement that the United States is normalizing relations with Cuba.

U.S., Cuba plan restored relations after 50 years of hostility

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The United States plans to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba more than 50 years after they were severed, a major policy shift after decades of hostile ties with the communist-ruled island, President Barack Obama said on Wednesday.

Bush already reaches out to NH congressman-elect

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U.S. Rep.-elect Frank Guinta said Jeb Bush, who announced Tuesday he is exploring a run for President, had reached out to him.

Bush 41, 43 and ... 45?

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Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor, announced Tuesday he is exploring a run for President.

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Poll shows Jeb Bush, Romney lead GOP field for 2016

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Jeb Bush, who’s seriously considering a 2016 presidential bid, has sprinted to the front of the Republican field in a new McClatchy-Marist Poll.

BILL SHAHEEN

NH Dems elect Bill Shaheen as national committeeman, reflect on midterm election results

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New Hampshire Democrats elected Bill Shaheen to serve as their National Committeeman on Sunday at their annual meeting while assessing midterm election results with an eye toward 2016.

 

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Majority leader sees GOP rift healing after Jan. 7

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Official GOP caucus meets to discuss priorities for the upcoming session.

Official House GOP caucus begins setting goals

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House Majority Leader Jack Flanagan says problem with two caucuses will take care of themselves once session begins next month.

Rival NH Republican caucus seeks own voice

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Led by former House Speaker Bill O'Brien, groups wants to set a separate course from newly-elected GOP House Speaker Shawn Jasper.

Jasper censure cites 'breach of trust'

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Read the resolution the New Hampshire Republican Party's Executive Committee passed to censure House Speaker Shawn Jasper for opposing the House GOP caucus nominee, Bill O'Brien, and winning the...

GOP committee: Censure Speaker for Dems' help in winning post

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The Executive Committee of the state Republican Party approved a resolution on Monday night censuring House Speaker Shawn Jasper for relying on Democrats to defeat Bill O'Brien. The resolution called...

Starting Jan. 1, NH elderly and disabled have more protection

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A new law taking effect on New Year’s Day establishes the crime of financial exploitation of an elderly, disabled or impaired adult.

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Only time will tell if wounds from GOP dogfight heal

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Two weeks' time has now passed since House Speaker Shawn Jasper challenged Bill O'Brien and defeated his fellow Republican with support from Democrats.

President's offspring always off limits? My grandfather would beg to differ

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An aide to a Republican congressman had to quit her day job after she made critical comments about the President’s daughters’ dress and comportment at a ceremony where a Thanksgiving...

Superintendent taking heat over lack of communication

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THE SCHOOL board is set to have an unusual second meeting this month, to take place in the third week of December, just a couple days before Christmas break. Hopefully, for the sake of Superintendent...

OPINION

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BANANAS and NH's energy needs

Jeb takes a dip: First Flavor of the Week

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