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Individual Transported by Ambulance from Manchester Planned Parenthood

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Individual Transported by Ambulance from Manchester Planned Parenthood New Hampshire Right to Life was informed today of an individual who was taken away by ambulance from the Planned Parenthood facility in Manchester on Wednesday, February 21st around 12:30 pm. According to eyewitnesses, this person was carried out on a gurney …

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Op-Ed: On the Florida Shooting

By NH State Rep. Norm Silber For about 40 years before becoming a permanent resident of Gilford, I lived and practiced law in the Miami area, so I have some significant familiarity with Florida law. The recent Parkland school shooting has produced a lot of discussion about how and why it happened and how a …

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Gun Free Zones, Like Schools, are Nothing More than Free Fire Zones.

By Norman Silber In the Virginia Tech massacre, one of the professors who was killed trying to protect his students while holding a door closed was a veteran of the Israel Defense Forces.  Had he been armed, is there any doubt that he could have ended the massacre right then and there?

Forrester Statement calls for an investigation into Andru Volinsky

Press Release For Immediate Release: 2/19/2018 Contact: Patrick Hynes, (202) 321-5310 CONCORD – NHGOP Chair Jeanie Forrester released the following statement calling for an investigation into Andru Volinsky: “Following bizarre media reports, we are calling for the Office of the Attorney General to open an investigation into Executive Councilor Andru Volinsky’s misguided sting operation into our state …

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Cornerstone Legislative Update

By Steve’s In-Box Tell your Senator NO on Assisted Suicide Senate Bill 490’s title says it’s about studying end of life choices. The testimony of the chief sponsor, Sen. Martha Hennessey, said something else: the bill is a step toward bringing an assisted suicide law to New Hampshire. Read Cornerstone’s full statement about SB 490. The Senate will be voting …

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Why I vote the way I do

By Norm Silber As a member of the New Hampshire House of Representative and Chair of the Town of Gilford Budget Committee, I am sometimes asked for justification or criticized for my position and votes on various issues before the NH House, the Belknap County Delegation, and the Gilford Budget Committee. Imitation being the sincerest …

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HB 628: Coos County Reps Vote to Tax Your Income.

By Kevin Craig I am dismayed that the entire Coös County delegation, both Democrat, and Republican, voted for an income tax on all non-public employees, via House Bill 628, the “Family Medical Leave Insurance” bill. The only exceptions were Robert Theberge, who voted nay, Bing Judd, who didn’t vote, and Edith Tucker, who was excused. …

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In New Hampshire, Only the Illusion of GOP Control of State Government

By Ed Mosca On paper, the GOP controls every branch of State government in New Hampshire except the judiciary. But the reality is that in the aggregate the State has moved leftward despite nominal GOP control of the political branches. I discussed how Governor Sununu has moved the State leftward in this post, but there is …

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Donna Green Resigns From Timberlane School Board…

PRESS RELEASE February 8, 2018, 11 pm  Sandown, NH GREEN RESIGNS FROM TIMBERLANE BOARD OVER DOBSON NO TRESPASS For immediate release: The following is Donna Green’s statement following her resignation from the Timberlane Regional School Board on Thursday night, Feb. 8. after a meeting in which the board failed to rescind the no trespass order …

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