House Democrats Statement on Passage of Irresponsible Republican Budget Proposal

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – House Democratic leaders released the following statements after the state Senate voted on party lines to pass a partisan budget proposal. House Democratic Leader Steve Shurtleff:  “Today is a sad day for…

House Democrats Statement on Passage of Legislation Establishing 30-Day Residency Requirement for Voting

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative David E. Cote, ranking Democrat on the House Election Law Committee, released the following statement after House Republicans voted to pass SB 179, which requires an individual to be domiciled in…

House Democratic Leaders Decry Passage of Jasper-O’Brien Budget

CONCORD, NH – House Democratic Leadership today decried passage of the Jasper-O’Brien budget: “The O’Brien-Jasper budget that passed today brings new meaning to the word ‘irresponsible,’ and was designed simply to get the blessing of Bill O’Brien and the…

House Republicans Budget “Fix” at Expense of Students, Families and Property Taxpayers

CONCORD, NH – Republicans on the House Finance Committee voted today to pass a so-called budget “fix” at the expense of students, families and local property taxpayers. The House Republicans’ “fix” would cut $28 million from the…

House Democrats Blast Decision By Republicans on House Finance Committee to Rewrite Budget Behind Closed Doors  

CONCORD, NH – Representative Mary Jane Wallner, Ranking Democrat on the House Finance Committee and former Finance Committee Chair, released the following statement on the decision by Republicans on the House Finance Committee to rewrite the budget…

Statement from House Democrats on Devastating Budget Cuts Passed by House Finance Committee

CONCORD, NH – Representative Mary Jane Wallner and Representative Dan Eaton released the following statements on the draconian budget cuts passed by the House Finance committee. The massive cuts would slash investments in economic priorities like…

House Republicans Move Forward with “Plan” to Decimate Services for Mental Health and Seniors

House Republicans Move Forward with “Plan” to Decimate Services for Mental Health and Seniors

House Republicans Also Move Forward with Drastic Cuts for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities; Make it Harder for Granite Staters to Access State Services CONCORD, NH – During Thursday’s House Finance Division meetings, House Republicans approved amendments to move…

House Republican Budget Cuts Would Downshift Responsibility  for Road and Bridge Maintenance to Local Communities

House Republican Budget Cuts Would Downshift Responsibility for Road and Bridge Maintenance to Local Communities

House Finance Republicans Vote for Drastic Cuts Forcing DOT to Lay Off 50% of Workers, Turn Over 2500 Miles of Roads and 1,000 Bridges to Municipalities CONCORD, NH – The House Finance Committee today voted to pass HB…

House Republican Budget Cuts Would Threaten Landmark  Bipartisan Mental Health and MET Hospitals Settlements

House Republican Budget Cuts Would Threaten Landmark Bipartisan Mental Health and MET Hospitals Settlements

As Ray Burton Welcome Center is Dedicated, House Republicans Also Plan to Cut Funding for Welcome Centers and Travel and Tourism Promotion CONCORD, NH – During Tuesday’s House Finance Division III meeting, House Republicans’ devastating cuts to the…

O’Brien Budget Redox: House Republicans Make Drastic Cuts to Services for New Hampshire’s Seniors

O’Brien Budget Redox: House Republicans Make Drastic Cuts to Services for New Hampshire’s Seniors

House Republicans Also Cuts Services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Propose Massive Cuts to the Department of Transportation CONCORD, NH – During Monday’s House Finance Division III meeting, House Republicans continued to slash the budget for the…