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No Labels political group visits Granite State

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A political movement that hopes to break through the partisan gridlock that has mired the federal government took its message to the people of New Hampshire during a public meeting.

Shaheen: 'Don't Import Candiate That Outsources Jobs'

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Jeanne Shaheen Boston Mayor Marty Walsh speaks on behalf of Jeanne Shaheen at a rally for Shaheen at the Hooksett AFL-CIO hall

At a Jeanne Shaheen Rally at AFL-CIO in Hooksett Shaheen cautioned union members to not import a candidate who will outsource jobs

James Pindell's The Back Story: Does the grassroots approach still work?

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IT WAS BEFORE Carol Shea-Porter and Frank Guinta became the only election in America to go head-to-head for a third time.

It was before Maggie Hassan or Paul Hodes or Terie Norelli or Barack Obama became something in Democratic politics.

Courts knock down gay marriage bans in three states

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Barriers to gay marriage fell in Arizona, Alaska and Wyoming on Friday after a series of federal court actions in the latest in a series of legal victories for supporters of same-sex matrimony in America.In Arizona, U.S. District Judge John Sedwick wrote in a ruling made public on Friday that the state's restrictions on gay marriage were “unconstitutional by virtue of the fact that they deny same-sex couples the equal protection of the law.”

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Rodney Ladman from Meredith poses with the program book with former president Bill Clinton's face on the cover during the annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner, held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester on Thursday.

Former President Clinton steps up for NH Democrats

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Former President Bill Clinton did his best to fire up New Hampshire Democrats on Thursday ahead of a tough midterm election.

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) , left, made a stop in Salem on Thursday campaigning for Republican candidates, including Scott Brown.

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul stumps for Brown in Salem

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Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul made a stop at Republican campaign headquarters in Salem on Thursday afternoon to throw his support behind his former colleague, Scott Brown, in his senate race against Jeanne Shaheen.

 

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Young reappointed to AG post

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Senior Associate Attorney General Jane Young was reappointed to her post by the Executive Council Wednesday after a lengthy discussion.

Hassan won't ask for vote on new members of utility project evaluation panel

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Gov. Maggie Hassan is not expected to ask the Executive Council to vote today on her two nominations to the Site Evaluation Committee, which decides on major utility projects such as wind farms and...

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Government thinks it's your right not to know

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Don't look now, but the people we choose to represent us are spending way too much time trying to keep us in the dark.

Garry Rayno's State House Dome: Crunch time and the dollars are flying in NH races

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THE FIRST midterm election campaign finance reports that were due last week are usually less telling than the ones due at the end of this month. No candidate wants to show an opponent all the cards...

Ted Siefer's City Hall: Levasseur back on MPD's case, but this time with numbers

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THE HEAT could be turned up on a long-simmering issue this week: the fact that a solid majority of police officers and supervisors choose to make their homes outside the city, contrary to union...

OPINION

On Obamacare: Shaheen doesn't get it

What rising tide? Kuster vs. Kennedy

Your Turn, NH -- Kelley Tambouris: I am a Manchester teacher, and I need more support

Political correctness could wind up killing a lot of Americans

Wayne F. Lesperance Jr.: Republicans are poised to win the Senate... maybe

No news is bad news: Hassan goes to CDC school

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