IF YOU’RE like most Granite Staters, despite rain, you spent Independence Day weekend at cookouts with friends. Briefly, you might have thought about the fact that 245 years ago our brave countrymen risked their lives to establish a nation for the first time in history founded on an idea — Freedom.

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

ONE OF the hardest parts of social distancing through COVID-19 was missing community events and opportunities to connect with friends and neighbors. The Nick Carey 3v3 Basketball Tournament in Manchester has been one of my favorite events over the past decade. It was cancelled last summer du…

Monday, July 19, 2021

WHAT SHOULD be a time to celebrate the most fiscally conservative budget to ever pass through the New Hampshire House, I find myself disappointed to have to call out misleading if not blatant lies put out by House Democrats. It is no surprise that my Democratic counterparts tried to justify …

THE COVID virus caused illness, death and economic hardship, it was well beyond the inconvenience of masks and one-way aisles in supermarkets. Hospitals postponed elective procedures, schools and daycare centers closed as social distancing limited their in-person capacity. Everyone searched …

Sunday, July 18, 2021
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Wednesday, July 14, 2021

NEW HAMPSHIRE’s six-year run of business tax cuts should have made the state’s corporate income tax rate the second-lowest in New England. But a funny thing happened along the way. New Hampshire was joined by an unexpected rival.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

WHEN I served in combat in Iraq, I knew I was doing the right thing — fighting for freedom, both for Iraqi civilians and for the folks at home. Back then, I never would have thought we’d have to fight so hard for our freedoms — including the freedom to start and grow a business absent untowa…

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