Poll Tax

The UNH Poll Tax

by Steve MacDonald April 23, 2014
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There was an article in one of the broadsheets this week that observed: A majority of NH College students leave the state after graduation. My first suspicion was that most of that majority came from outside the state.  They never lived here in the first place.  They voted here as if they lived here, but […]

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NH GOP – a riff on the E-board angst reported by DiStaso

by Skip December 10, 2012

I had bookmarked the Dec 4 version of the UL’s DiStazo’s column which discussed the $25 fee that the NH GOP was looking to impose upon the new State Committee members (which I labeled a “poll tax” because it was set to be collected in order to vote for the new officers of the NH […]

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NH GOP: And I thought a “poll tax” was illegal!

by Skip November 29, 2012

I overlooked this announcement (on which Steve is busy writing a post on as well, I see) when it first came in – someone else emailed in on this and my head whipped around.  File this “what were they thinking” OR “the Five Families were planning ahead, eh?“: Important Notice on the 2013 Annual Meeting […]

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