- Lawmakers to hear presentations on economy, demographics Updated: May-02-16 12:24 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Lawmakers are receiving a series of briefings on New Hampshire's labor market, economy and demographic challenges.
- Senate, House disagree on mandatory minimum sentencing bill Updated: Apr-28-16 5:11 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Senate and House lawmakers in New Hampshire disagree over whether armed career criminals should face mandatory minimum prison sentences.
- Senate delays action on needle exchange bill Updated: Apr-28-16 3:15 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire Senate is delaying action on a bill that would remove criminal penalties for possessing syringes with trace amounts of illegal drugs.
- US House hopeful denies seeking payout from Dems to drop out Updated: Apr-25-16 5:55 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Congressional hopeful Shawn O'Connor on Monday said an allegation that he sought payment from the state Democratic Party to withdraw from his primary race is not only false but also ridiculous given his personal wealth.
- House on break, not meeting in Wednesday session Updated: Apr-25-16 12:21 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire House is on a break from formal session days until mid-May, but plenty of work is continuing at the committee level.
- Children's savings account programs spread in New England Updated: Apr-23-16 10:58 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire is considering a new program to help children save money for college, but the proposal lags years behind other nearby states in timing and target population.
- Senate defeats effort to decriminalize marijuana Updated: Apr-21-16 2:11 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Senate lawmakers on Thursday rejected an effort to remove criminal penalties for possessing small amounts of pot, leaving New Hampshire as the only New England state without some form of marijuana decriminalization.
- Ex-lawmaker accused of trying to lure teen waives hearing Updated: Apr-20-16 9:56 am
CANDIA, New Hampshire - A former New Hampshire state lawmaker accused of trying to lure a 14-year-old girl into a sexual encounter has waived a hearing.
- House to debate drug crisis money, using cells while driving Updated: Apr-20-16 12:09 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Child protection laws, funding for the drug crisis and changes to the state's ban on using cellphones while driving are all up for debate when the New Hampshire House convenes.
- Senate works to remove disgraced former reps' name from bill Updated: Apr-18-16 2:52 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - There's no simple way to remove a lawmaker's name from a bill in New Hampshire - even if he or she has been arrested or resigned.
- Committee tweaks bill aimed at protecting addicts' kids Updated: Apr-12-16 1:56 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - A House committee is recommending changes to a bill that attempts to protect New Hampshire's youngest residents from the state's growing opioid abuse crisis - a response to concerns raised by obstetricians.
- Legislator barred from bringing oxygen tank to House chamber Updated: Apr-11-16 1:09 pm
UNITY, New Hampshire - An 80-year-old New Hampshire legislator with a lung problem has been told not to bring his portable oxygen concentrator with him to the Statehouse because it creates a safety hazard.