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N.H. House Bill 98 would move state primary to June

N.H. House Bill 98 would move state primary to June

Ben MacKillop May 7, 2021

Earlier this week, the New Hampshire State Senate began hearings over House Bill 98 which would move the state primary ahead to the fourth Tuesday in June, two months earlier than its current date...

Recent House bills passed and their impacts on college students

Recent House bills passed and their impacts on college students

Evan Edmonds April 28, 2021

The New Hampshire State Legislature had “crossover day” on Friday, April 9, marking a number of House of Representatives bills moving over to the Senate that would have a direct impact on college...

The year in review: New Hampshire politics

The year in review: New Hampshire politics

Anna Kate Munsey April 28, 2021

In more ways than one, it’s been a historic year for New Hampshire politics.   A slew of political candidates and incumbents visited Durham, and many - such as democratic Sen. Ed Markey,...

N.H. House bill aims to eliminate same-day voter registration

N.H. House bill aims to eliminate same-day voter registration

Anna Kate Munsey March 4, 2021

A New Hampshire House of Representatives bill would completely revamp current New Hampshire election laws, and place new limitations on who, how, and when people can vote in the state.   New...

Over 100 state representatives skip Organization Day following news of positive COVID-19 cases

Over 100 state representatives skip Organization Day following news of positive COVID-19 cases

Cassie Hollasch December 10, 2020

The New Hampshire House of Representatives met outside on the University of New Hampshire’s (UNH) Memorial Field on Wednesday, Dec. 2 for their Organization Day, following the news that at least three...

Impact of absentee voting in Durham

Impact of absentee voting in Durham

Cassie Hollasch October 23, 2020

As the country continues to battle against the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, voters are going to need to make a choice on whether they want to vote in person or absentee before Nov. 3.  Some...

New Hampshire House finds temporary new home

New Hampshire House finds temporary new home

Hannah Donahue May 29, 2020

Until the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the New Hampshire House of Representatives had met outside of the State House’s Representatives Hall only once - during the Civil War.  The current...

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