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4 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

Senate GOP leaders cool to Medicaid expansion

Several GOP Senate candidates are opposing incumbents in the Sept. 9 primary and their support of the New Hampshire Health Protection Program is a key talking point.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, New Hampshire, US News, Merrimack, NH, US Governors, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Concord Monitor

Students in St. Paul's summer program not ready to say goodbye

For 5A1 2 weeks this summer, 267 students from 76 New Hampshire high schools came to the Concord school to pursue their academic passions and get a taste of the social conventions they will experience when they go to college.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Colebrook, NH

Concord Monitor

Letter: For women, battle isn't over

Though there are many who may believe that women have achieved equity in the workplace, there is much left to be done.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Opinion

UnionLeader.com

'Economic patriotism'; tax rates and border jumpers

In 2008, Joe Biden famously said that paying more in taxes was patriotic. Now the Obama administration and the Democrats in Congress are making a big push to defend high corporate taxes by using the same rhetoric.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Opinion

Nashua Telegraph

Process sets a dangerous precedent

There is a hue and cry being raised over the state of New Hampshire's real estate transfer tax, a 1.5 percent levy that is paid when most property in the state changes hands.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Opinion

WTOP-FM Washington

Food Fight

Maria Arvarado, of Haverhill, Mass. finds empty produce bins as she shops Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Market Basket supermarket in Haverhill, Mass.

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Related Topix: Haverhill, MA, Massachusetts, US Governors, West Bridgewater, MA, Bridgewater, MA, Clark University

Concord Monitor

Editorial: The troubled journey to death row

New Hampshire's law sanctioning capital punishment got a stay of execution in April when the state Senate split 12-12 on a repeal bill Gov. Maggie Hassan said she would sign.

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Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors, Death Penalty, Manchester, NH, Opinion

Sat Jul 26, 2014

UnionLeader.com

NH gubernatorial candidate Hemingway favors business flat tax, smaller state government

Republican gubernatorial candidate Andrew Hemingway has proposed a business flat tax as a way to boost New Hampshire's economy, but it is also part of his desire to achieve a smaller, more limited state government.

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Related Topix: New Hampshire, Healthcare Law, Law, Bristol, NH, Alton, NH, Pittsfield, NH, US Governors

Nashua Telegraph

'Hidden' real estate tax: Fodder for frontal election-year assault in NH

What do we make of the Senate Republican attack against Gov. Maggie Hassan for pursuing a "new, hidden tax" on ground leases by expanding the state tax on real estate transfer? At this juncture, it's still largely a "he said, he said" controversy, and the assault came from a unique, though politically predictable, source.

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Related Topix: Charles Bass, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Bradley, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, US Governors, Manchester, NH

WKXW-FM Trenton

Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures.

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Related Topix: Haverhill, MA, West Bridgewater, MA, Bridgewater, MA, US Governors, Clark University

ABC News

Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa Amid 2016 Talk

The Maryland governor is filling the void in Iowa, New Hampshire and beyond during the early stages of the 2016 presidential race, campaigning for fellow Democrats and making personal appeals while former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the prohibitive - if yet undeclared - favorite.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Hillary Clinton, US Governors

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

NH puts hold on ER policy under Medicaid expansion

The state's top health official agreed to rethink how up to 50,000 residents who are newly eligible for Medicaid would receive care in emergency rooms after hospital executives, doctors, and advocates for the poor and mentally ill criticized the proposal.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Medicine, Salem, NH, US Governors, Medicare

SeacoastOnline

Gov. Hassan presses U.S. official on Sea-3 project

Gov. Maggie Hassan has sent a letter to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation asking for his help in dealing with the potential impact of increased propane traffic on Pan Am Railways tracks in the Seacoast.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Lynchburg, VA

SeacoastOnline

Ending gender pay discrimination

On July 22, Governor Maggie Hassan signed Senate Bill 207, the Paycheck Fairness Act.

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Related Topix: US Governors, New Hampshire, Opinion

Hispanic Business

New Hampshire GOP: NHGOP Calls on Governor Hassan to Stop Efforts to...

I applaud Republicans in the state in their rightful quest to stop her from secretly raising taxes without legislative approval.

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Prince George Citizen

Family feud sparks workers' revolt at New England grocery store chain; workers want ...

A customer walks by the empty produce isle Thursday July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Concord, N.H. A decades-long family feud, which brought about the ouster of Arthur T. Demoulas as CEO of the privately held company, led to a worker revolt, customer boycotts and empty shelves in the grocery chain's stores in Maine, Massachusetts and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, US Governors, West Bridgewater, MA, Bridgewater, MA, Clark University

Nashua Telegraph

Hassan called out on real estate tax

Two leading Senate Republicans, quickly followed by GOP candidate for governor Walt Havenstein, on Thursday accused Gov. Maggie Hassan of seeking - without legal authority - to apply the state tax on real estate to shorter-term leases of property.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tax, Hooksett, NH

Thu Jul 24, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Nashua celebration in the works for Medal of Honor recipient

City officials are working with former Army Sgt. Ryan Pitts and his family to plan a hometown celebration for the Congressional Medal of Honor recipient.

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Lowell Sun

Politicians' involvement in Market Basket fight makes sense, analysts say

While the Market Basket saga could be described as a "family food fight" within a private business, any elected officials in Massachusetts or New Hampshire who choose not to get involved could wind up with pie in their faces, several political analysts interviewed by the Sun said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Tewksbury, MA, Lowell, MA, US Governors, Deval Patrick, Boston University

SeacoastOnline

U.S. casino industry in the midst of collapse

Atlantic City is in free fall with its newest mega casino, Revel, filing for bankruptcy protection, Showboat Atlantic City announcing it will close Aug. 31, and Trump Plaza Hotel Casino closing Sept.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, US Governors, Opinion

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