Today's Globe says you are growing a tad "weary" of waiting for Scott Brown. Oh honey. We are just getting started with this guy. By the time you are done you will remember the weariness of merely waiting for this thin-skinned empty … [Read more...]
Will the Next Major Tar Sands Spill be in New England?
Homes evacuated. Chemicals fouling the air. Wildlife soaked in tar sands oil. Could it happen in New England? I traveled to Arkansas last week to monitor wildlife impacts of the Exxon Mobil Pegasus tar sands pipeline rupture for the … [Read more...]
TV Ad Launched in New Hampshire Urging Lawmakers to Reject Bill Repealing Marriage Equality
The New Hampshire House is expected to vote as soon as the first week of January, 2012 on HB437, a bill to repeal the state's freedom to marry law. 63% of New Hampshire voters oppose repealing marriage equality. Standing Up For NH … [Read more...]
Live near Keene? Want a Democratic Congress?
Two years ago, one way I could tell something remarkable was happening was the literally hundreds of volunteers, many from out of state like me, that converged on Keene NH every Saturday to canvass for Obama. It turned out that NH … [Read more...]
Transcript – Pres.Obama’s NH Town Meeting
Q Hi. I'm Judy Loftus. I teach at Nashua South High School. (Applause.) I teach in the careers and education program, and that's a career and technical program that prepares students for lives working -- … [Read more...]
This just in…
Salon is reporting that the NH General Court has passed, and Governor Lynch has signed, marriage equality legislation. As one of the comments says, 6 down 44 to go. Out of New England only RI appears to be AWOL on this issue. … [Read more...]
Is Governor Lynch Robbing Peter to Pay Paul?
Gov. Lynch Statement Regarding Same-Sex Marriage Legislation CONCORD - Gov. John Lynch released the following statement today regarding same-sex legislation in New Hampshire: "The gay marriage debate in New Hampshire has been filled with … [Read more...]
New Hampshire Senate Passes Marriage Equality
http://www.bluehampshire.com/d... The governor's signature is not a done deal, and a veto override would be nearly impossible. Call your friends in New Hampshire. … [Read more...]
Transcript of Bishop Gene Robinson’s Testimony
(My name is Gene Robinson) ... and I serve as Episcopal bishop of New Hampshire. Last June my partner of 28 years and I, Mark Andrew and I, were joined in a civil union, for which we are very grateful. I'm here to ask your support in making … [Read more...]
NH: Marriage Equality Hearing Feb. 5th!
Unlike DP and CU bills, which require trees-worth of paper and oceans of ink, marriage equality bills are blissfully simple. Here is the key provision of the bill. So easy for all to understand. Marriage is the legally … [Read more...]
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