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Should NH Repeal Vehicle Inspections?

Vehicle safety inspections don’t accomplish what they’re supposed to, and 36 states don’t have periodic safety inspections for passenger vehicles according to Wikipedia. A bill introduced this year in New Hampshire would similarly do away with our annual safety inspections. So, should NH repeal vehicle inspections? House Bill 1114, sponsored by Rep. Conley (Prime), Straf. …

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Budgets

Budget Compromise Reached – Will It Pass?

The budget showdown appears to be over, with a compromise reached between Governor Sununu, the Democrat majorities, and Republican leadership.  For months now the State has operated under a continuing resolution passed in late June, but when legislators meet tomorrow at 1pm in both the House and Senate the State could be one step further …

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No Excuse Absentee Ballots = Increased Voter Fraud

Governor Sununu was serving the best interests of New Hampshire by vetoing the “no-excuse” absentee ballot law passed by the General Court on a mostly partisan (Democrat) basis. Absentee ballot fraud is endemic in our country, but never more so than in states with no-excuse absentee ballot laws. As a former resident of Florida for …

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NHGOP Launches Feltes2020.com

Yesterday, NH Senate Majority Leader Dan Feltes launched his gubernatorial bid, to the surprise of no one.  We’ve known for months that Dan was going to run, he finally just made it official. The NHGOP, not wasting any time, launched Feltes2020.com today.  And, it’s quite well done. The page is complete with the digital ads …

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Minimum Wage Would Hurt the Very People It Was Intended to Benefit

As a small business owner, I am frequently surprised to hear the commentary of many politicians who talk about policy issues, when many of them seem to have little or no experience on how these policies will actually impact real people in their communities and instead speak in talking points and high level political jargon. …

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Municipal Leaders Press Conference – a two part question of those “where waz dey?”

My earlier post was about the Governor’s veto of the Democrat Budget and the municipal leaders that support it.  Now, I had expected Governor Sununu to actually be there to show a bit of respect for those that were going out on a limb in showing support for that veto.  Or failing the Governor’s presence, …

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Budgets

Press Conference – Municipal leaders in support of Gov Sununu’s veto of the Democrat budget

Yep, today I got to be on both sides of the camera at once during a press conference in the Legislative Office Building at the State House in Concord as I both covered it as GraniteGrok as well as (and being present only for myself) being a Budget Committee member in favor of the veto. …

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