CONCORD — State parks and historic sites could close, welfare checks would come up short and millions in federal grants to fight the opioid crisis could be lost under the current continuing resolution (CR) that is operating in the absence of a compromise two-year state budget.
Running against a seasoned political figure like former House Speaker Bill O'Brien of Nashua, Bolduc as a first-time candidate for any office needs to recruit and win over well-known activists who can help plead his case.
CONCORD — The New Hampshire state budget stalemate hit Day 20 Saturday, and Gov. Chris Sununu has been applying his charm offensive — including in an unprecedented private meeting with municipal leaders to plead his case.
New Hampshire had two major moves for public schools Thursday as Gov. Chris Sununu signed a landmark, anti-discrimination law while an administrative rules panel objected to the Learn Everywhere plan of Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut.
Democratic presidential contender Cory Booker trails his rivals in the polls and in pursuit of the biggest checks but he struck a blow in his bid to win the "first primary" Thursday with a list of 42 new activists backing his 2020 campaign.
The state took over the property in 1901 to create a “school for feeble-minded children” -- which grew into the Laconia State School that operated until 1991. Plans are being drafted to determine how to best repurpose the site.
As state treasuries reap the benefits of a 2018 Supreme Court decision that paved the way for the taxation of online purchases, U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan is calling on her Congressional colleagues to pump the breaks.
CONCORD -- Senate Majority Leader Dan Feltes, D-Concord, confirmed Thursday he was "seriously considering a run for governor" and he and his wife, Erin, would decide by the end of the summer whether to try to take out Republican Gov. Chris Sununu in 2020.
While some New Hampshire hospitals will share information about work requirements with patients who fall under expanded Medicaid, the state’s largest health care organization said it’s not their responsibility.
CONCORD — State officials have started to send canvassers door to door in an attempt to locate some 16,800 recipients of expanded Medicaid who fall under New Hampshire’s work requirement for the health care program.
MANCHESTER — President Donald Trump told reporters Friday that Vice President Mike Pence’s abrupt cancellation of a trip to New Hampshire was due to an undisclosed “interesting problem” here, unrelated to White House activities in Washington that day.
CONCORD — Attorney General Gordon MacDonald’s bid to become chief justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court looked to be on shaky ground Friday after a one-term Democrat on the Executive Council announced his opposition.
CONCORD — A state representative who proudly posted a gruesome photo of a squirrel he blasted to pieces in his backyard has been removed from the House Fish and Game Committee by Speaker Steve Shurtleff, D-Concord.
A $13 billion state budget that adds millions in new spending on education, child protection, mental health and addiction recovery passed the Democratically controlled House and Senate along party lines on Thursday, without a single Republican vote in either chamber.
CONCORD — Attorney General Gordon MacDonald did his best to convince three Democrats on the five-member Executive Council that his lengthy association with conservative Republican causes and candidates would not influence his decision-making as chief justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Cour…
CONCORD — Couples hoping to have a beloved family member or best friend preside at their wedding will have to plan their ceremony in Vermont or some other state that allows such proceedings, because New Hampshire will not, at least for now.
Town officials are saying Gov. Chris Sununu's veto earlier this month of a bill that would have expanded electric net metering has cost the town nearly $1 million in potential electricity savings for taxpayers.