RELEASE: Senator McGilvray Applauds Passage of Legislation to Increase Funding for DCYF

CONCORD – Today, the Senate voted to increase funding for the Division of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF). Following passage of SB 223, Senator McGilvray (D-Hooksett) offered the following comments on the bill: “Protecting the health, safety and well-being of our children is one of the state’s most sacred responsibilities. We must ensure that every […]

RELEASE: Senator David Watters and Senator Jay Kahn Condemn Passage of School Choice Bills

Senators warn that SB 8 and SB 193 negatively impact state’s public schools. CONCORD – Today, the Senate voted to pass SB 8 and SB 193, two bills that put New Hampshire on the dangerous path toward so-called “school choice,” along party lines. Senator Watters (D-Dover) and Senator Kahn (D-Keene), Democratic members of the Senate […]

RELEASE: Senator Fuller Clark Responds to Senate Passage of Bill to End Conversion Therapy for Minors in New Hampshire

CONCORD – Today, the Senate passed SB 224, a bill to prohibit the practice of conversion therapy relative to sexual orientation for children younger than 18 years old. Senator Fuller Clark (D-Portsmouth) released the following comments on passage of the bill: “I applaud my Senate colleagues for taking this important step to eliminate this dangerous practice […]