Republicans Give Unfair Advantage to Specialty Hospitals and Driving Up Health Costs

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative Terie Norelli, House Democratic Leader and Representative James MacKay, Democratic Policy Leader on Health, Human Services, and Elderly Affairs issued the following statements on the passage of House Bill 1642,…

Democrats Denounce Change to House Rules

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative Gary Richardson, Democratic Floor Leader and Representative Stephen Shurtleff, Assistant Deputy Democratic Leader, issued the following statements regarding a change to House Rules that would give subpoena power to a…

Women’s Place

At the corner of South Street and Middle Road in Portsmouth lie buried beneath the road the bodies of Sarah Simpson, a widow about twenty-seven years old, and Penelope Kenney, a servant girl. They were…

Democrats Denounce Efforts to Disenfranchise Voters

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative John Cloutier, Democratic Policy Leader on the House Transportation Committee and Representative David Cote, Democratic Policy Leader on the House Election Law Committee issued the following statements on the House…

House Republicans Pass an Anti-Business and Anti-Economic Development Bill

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – New Hampshire House Democratic Leader Terie Norelli issued the following statement on the passage of House Bill 1282-FN-L, a bill that would decrease the availability and affordability of housing for middle…

House misguided on birth control

House misguided on birth control

House misguided on birth control  March 11, 2012 New Hampshire House Republican leaders have proven yet again they have no peers when it comes to combining ideological excess and shameful public policy. The latest example…

Democrats Condemn the so-called “Women’s Right to Know Act”

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative Terie Norelli, House Democratic Leader, and Representative Jennifer Daler issued the following statements on the House passage of House Bill 1659, which forces doctors to give women misinformation before they…

Democrats Decry the Passage of Bill Attacking NH’s Working Families

Concord, NH  – Representative Terie Norelli, House Democratic Leader and Representative Jeff Goley issued the following statements on the passage of House Bill 1677, another Republican leadership attack on working men and women in New…

Democrats Call out House Republicans for Raising Health Care Costs

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative Terie Norelli, House Democratic Leader and Representative Cindy Rosenwald issued the following statements on the House passage of House Bill 1617, which repeals the certificate of need law, leading to…

House Republicans Cede Control to Federal Exchange

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE – Representative Donna Schlachman, Democratic member on the Commerce Committee, issued the following statements on the House vote of HB 1297, which prohibits the state of New Hampshire from planning, creating, or…