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Maggie Hassan. (Credit: Maggie Hassan Website)

Hassan Tops Havenstein To Win 2nd Term As NH Governor

Democratic New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan has defeated Republican businessman Walt Havenstein to win a second term.



Market Basket Negotiations Now Include Governors Patrick, Hassan

The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire are trying to broker a deal to bring the Market Basket standoff to an end.


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New England Govs. Discuss Strategy To Combat Opioid Abuse

Five New England governors are meeting to develop a regional strategy for fighting opioid abuse.


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NH Legislative Hearing To Weigh Repeal Of Death Penalty

The New Hampshire Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday will hear aguments on whether the state’s death penalty should be repealed.


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NH House Votes To Legalize 1 Ounce Of Pot

The bill proposes taxing the drug when it is sold at retail at a rate of $30 per ounce and letting people grow up to six marijuana plants in a controlled environment.


(L-R) Silver medalist Eleanor Simmonds of Great Britain, gold medalist Victoria Arlen of the United States and bronze medalist Tanja Groepper of Germany pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's 100m Freestyle - S6 final on day 10 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Aquatics Centre on September 8, 2012, in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

N.H. Governor: Exclusion Of Swimmer From Paralympics ‘Unconscionable’

New Hampshire’s governor is adding her voice to those disappointed by the exclusion of a disabled teenage swimmer from this week’s Paralympic World Swimming Championships in Montreal.


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Gov. Hassan Signs Medical Marijuana Law

N.H. Gov. Maggie Hassan has signed a law making New Hampshire the 19th state to allow seriously ill residents to use marijuana to treat their illnesses.


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NH House Rejects Casino Bill

It is a major defeat for New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan who pushed for a casino since her campaign.


Maggie Hassan. (Credit: Maggie Hassan Website)

NH Senate Blocks Hassan’s Push To Repeal Education Tax Credit

Repealing New Hampshire’s controversial business education tax credit, a legislative priority for Gov. Maggie Hassan and fellow Democrats, ran headlong into the resistance of Senate Republicans who used their slim majority Thursday to block the repeal drive.


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NH House Votes To Raise Tobacco Tax 20 Cents

Smokers may be asked yet again to help pay for spending in New Hampshire’s next budget after the House voted to raise the tobacco tax 20 cents on Wednesday.