RELEASE: Senate Democratic Leader’s Comments on Passage of Senate Bill 191

CONCORD – After final passage of SB 191, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn released the following comments: “Senate Democrats have been leading advocates for Kindergarten, and for fully funding full-day Kindergarten, for many years — we know this issue well and we know what this means for our communities. Passing full funding for full-day Kindergarten […]

RELEASE: Republicans Force Haphazard Fetal Homicide Bill through Legislature

CONCORD –Senator Donna Soucy (D-Manchester), Deputy Democratic Leader in the Senate, released the following comments after Senate Republicans forced passage of SB 66, legislation that establishes a fetal homicide law in New Hampshire, using last minute, improper Senate procedure: “This Republican bill has been plagued with issues from the outset. If as much effort was […]

RELEASE: Senate Republican Budget a Bad Deal for New Hampshire

CONCORD – Today, after House and Senate Republicans signed off on their budget proposal, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield) released the following comments: “Today, Democrats stood united with working families and their priorities by voting against the Republican budget,” said Senator Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield). “Even though we approached our Republican colleagues many times in the spirit […]