Senate Republicans’ Vote to End Medicaid Expansion is the Height of Irresponsibility

CONCORD – Today, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn released the following comments after the Senate voted along party lines to defeat a floor amendment to continue New Hampshire’s bipartisan Medicaid expansion plan. “Just yesterday, Republican Senators on the Finance Committee touted the success of our bipartisan Medicaid expansion plan,” said Senator Woodburn. “This isn’t a partisan issue. New Hampshire’s business community, including […]

Senator Andrew Hosmer Comments on Senate Raid of Dedicated Funds

Senate Finance Republicans Vote to Take $2.22 million from Renewable Energy Fund CONCORD – Today, Sen. Andrew Hosmer (D-Laconia), member of the Senate Finance Committee, released the following comments regarding the Senate Finance Committee’s vote to take $2.22 million out of the Renewable Energy Fund and use it to fund the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management: […]

Senate Democrats Denounce Cuts to Substance Abuse Prevention

Senate Finance Republicans Cut Funding for Office of Substance Use Disorders and Behavioral Health CONCORD – Today, Senators Lou D’Allesandro and Andrew Hosmer, Democratic members of the Senate Finance Committee, condemned the cuts to substance abuse prevention made by Senate Republicans in the budget: “We are in the middle of a substance abuse and heroin epidemic and […]