Representative Mary Jane Wallner Statement on Delay of Gateway to Work Initiative

Concord, N.H. – Representative Mary Jane Wallner (D-Concord) issued the following statement regarding the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee’s delay in funding the Gateway to Work initiative: “I am extremely disappointed that Republicans continue to obstruct…

House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff Expresses Condolences On the Passing of Commissioner Van McLeod

CONCORD – House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff today expressed his condolences upon learning of the death of Department of Cultural Resources Commissioner Van McLeod. “New Hampshire has lost its longest serving commissioner and a truly…

House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff Expresses Condolences On the Passing of Representative Debbie DiFranco

CONCORD – House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff today expressed his condolences upon learning of the death of Representative Debbie DiFranco of Portsmouth. “It is with great sadness that we learned the news of Debbie’s passing,”…

NH Legislators to sit-in in solidarity with Congressional Democrats

CONCORD – In a show of solidarity with their partners in Washington, members of the New Hampshire House and Senate will gather today at the State House to urge the U.S. Congress to take action on…

House and Senate Democrats File Record Fundraising Numbers

House and Senate Democrats File Record Fundraising Numbers Both Committees show record breaking cash on hand figures CONCORD – With strong candidates already running all across New Hampshire, the House and Senate Democratic Caucuses announced…

House Democratic Releases Statement on Verizon Contract Agreement

CONCORD, NH– House Democratic Leader Steve Shurtleff released the following statement upon announcement that Verizon Communications and its unions have reached agreement in principle on a 4-year contract that ends a six-week strike. “I am…

House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff Expresses Condolences on the Passing of Representative Marcia Moody

CONCORD – House Democratic Leader Stephen Shurtleff today expressed his condolences upon learning of the death of Representative Marcia Moody of Newmarket. “I was very saddened by the news of Marcia’s passing,” said Shurtleff. “During…

Statement from NH Democratic Leader on Governor Hassan’s State of the State Address

CONCORD, NH – Representative Stephen Shurtleff of Penacook, NH House Democratic Leader released the following statement following Governor Hassan’s State of the State Address. “Thanks to Governor Hassan’s strong, bipartisan leadership, the State of New Hampshire…

Statement from NH Democratic Leader on Governor Hassan’s State of the State Address

CONCORD, NH – Representative Stephen Shurtleff of Penacook, NH House Democratic Leader released the following statement following Governor Hassan’s State of the State Address. “Thanks to Governor Hassan’s strong, bipartisan leadership, the State of New Hampshire…

House Democratic Leader Statement on Fiscally Responsible, Bipartisan Compromise Budget Deal

September 15, 2015 CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – House Democratic Leader Steve Shurtleff released the following statement on the fiscally responsible, bipartisan compromise budget deal: “While this compromise agreement does not include everything that either side wanted,…