RELEASE: Bill Passed in Senate Creates Dangerous Loophole for Illegal Transactions

CONCORD – Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield) issued the following comments after passage of HB 436, legislation to remove third party entities from the regulation of virtual currency. “This is not an issue of whether forms of virtual forms of currency are viable. It’s an issue of extending the same level of oversight over […]

RELEASE: Senate Vote to Mandate Biweekly Payment to Employees Creates Financial Burden for Working People

CONCORD – Senator Dan Feltes (D-Concord) and Senator Martha Fuller Clark (D-Portsmouth) issued the following comments after the Senate voted to pass HB 194, legislation to permit employers to pay wages on a weekly or biweekly schedule, along party lines. Senate Democrats opposed the bill on the premise that the legislation places an undue financial […]

RELEASE: Senator Woodburn Satisfied with Final Agreement on Legislation to Ratify Results from Postponed Town Elections

CONCORD – Today, the NH House and Senate agreed to the final version of HB 329, which ratifies election results for towns and school districts that rescheduled their elections due to a weather emergency on March 14, 2017. After the final passage of HB 329, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield) and sponsor of the […]