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  1. Bill would allow municipalities to charge the public for government infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Concord Monitor

    A hearing on a bill that would allow municipalities to charge for the time it takes to fulfill public records requests was continued to another day because too many people signed up to testify against it. "I think you can see where this is going," said Rep. Robert Rowe, an Amherst Republican who chairs the House Judiciary Committee.

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  2. Representative Daniel Tamburello, right, from Londonderry (R) talks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    Republicans led by Rep. Bill O'Brien lost a vote meant to install the former Speaker as the House Majority Leader Wednesday. And while O'Brien didn't win the official title, he still intends to lead.

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  3. Bill O'Brien: - We're going to have a leader of the Republican caucus, and that will be me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    A group of more than 100 Republican representatives met in a closed-door meeting yesterday to forge a path into the coming legislative session with Mont Vernon Rep. Bill O'Brien as their leader. Coming out of the meeting, representatives said they plan to propose a rule change that would effectively install O'Brien as the Republican majority leader, tasked with shepherding policy through the House.

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  4. Bill O'Brien: - We're going to have a leader of the Republican caucus, and that will be me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    A group of more than 100 Republican representatives met in a closed-door meeting yesterday to forge a path into the coming legislative session with Mont Vernon Rep. Bill O'Brien as their leader. Coming out of the meeting, representatives said they plan to propose a rule change that would effectively install O'Brien as the Republican majority leader, tasked with shepherding policy through the House.

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  5. Meeting to elect GOP House leader canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    House Republicans, citing inclement weather, canceled a meeting set for today where they had planned to elect an alternative leader. Mont Vernon Rep. Bill O'Brien called the meeting last week after Hudson Rep. Shawn Jasper defeated him to become speaker.

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  6. Bill O'Brien nominated Republican speaker of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    The Mont Vernon Republican defeated Rep. Gene Chandler by four votes yesterday to win the battle to be the next House speaker. The secret-ballot election took a little more than an hour; O'Brien received 116 votes to Chandler's 112.

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  7. Meeting to elect GOP House leader canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    House Republicans, citing inclement weather, canceled a meeting set for today where they had planned to elect an alternative leader. Mont Vernon Rep. Bill O'Brien called the meeting last week after Hudson Rep. Shawn Jasper defeated him to become speaker.

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  8. Canoe overturns, leaves 3 duck hunters in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Three duck hunters are recuperating after their canoe overturned in a river in Amherst, leaving them in near-freezing conditions for about half an hour. The Amherst police said the canoe overturned Sunday morning in the Souhegan River.

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  9. Capital Beat: GOP infighting follows speaker electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    In the hours after freshly elected Speaker Shawn Jasper took the gavel, defeating GOP nominee Mont Vernon Rep. Bill O'Brien with the help of Democratic backing, Republicans who felt betrayed by the win began mobilizing. At the end of last week, O'Brien called for Republican representatives to meet Tuesday at the Concord Grappone Conference Center, where they plan to elect their own leader.

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  10. New Speaker Jasper says he's off to a smooth start despite complaints from other RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    After being named speaker of the House, Rep. Shawn Jasper skipped his victory speech in order to move on to the next order of business during a day-long session at the State House in Concord on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. Rep. Bill O'Brien accepts his nomination for speaker of the House and asks members to vote to vote for him on Wednesday, December 3, 2014.

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  11. A House divided: Newly elected Speaker Shawn Jasper faces challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    After being named speaker of the House, Rep. Shawn Jasper skipped his victory speech in order to move on to the next order of business during a day-long session at the State House in Concord on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. As soon as newly elected House Speaker Shawn Jasper stepped foot in the State House yesterday, he was a wanted man.

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  12. As workers strike, frustrations with FairPoint mount in Epsom amid weeklong outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Wires are left dangling at the intersection of Black Hall, Short Falls, River and New Rye roads in Epsom, cutting off many FairPoint Communications customers in town. Robert Gelinas sits in the office at Gelinas Garage in Epsom, where the phone service has been down for a week.

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  13. Bill O'Brien named Republican speaker of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    The Mont Vernon Republican defeated Rep. Gene Chandler by four votes yesterday to win the battle to be the next House speaker. The secret-ballot election took a little more than an hour; O'Brien received 116 votes to Chandler's 112.

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  14. Bill O'Brien named Republican speaker of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2011 | Concord Monitor

    The Mont Vernon Republican defeated Gene Chandler by four votes yesterday to win the battle to be the next House speaker. The secret-ballot election took a little more than an hour; O'Brien received 116 votes to Chandler's 112.

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  15. Amherst man accused of throwing bottles at driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    The New Hampshire State Police have accused a man of throwing bottles from his car at another driver on the Everett Turnpike and threatening her. John Tiso of Amherst turned himself in Wednesday on a warrant charging him with criminal threatening and other charges stemming from an incident in September.

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  16. Rubio discusses immigration in New Hampshire stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2011 | Concord Monitor

    About 40 New Hampshire residents got a taste of U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's views on immigration and combating homegrown terrorism yesterday - views they might hear more of if the Florida senator decides to run for president in 2016. Rubio discussed both during a stop at Next Step Bionics and Prosthetics in Manchester with Republican gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein.

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