RELEASE: House Republicans Take a Walk on Clean Drinking Water

CONCORD – After months of hard work, House Republicans walked away from HB 463, allowing the entire bill to die.  Among other things, the language of the legislation calls for the commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services to adopt a Maximum Contaminant Limit (MCL) for perfluorooctanesulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in […]

RELEASE: Senate Democratic Leader’s Statement on Republican Kindergarten Shell Game

CONCORD – Today, House and Senate Republicans agreed to fund tie the future of full-day kindergarten funding to Keno rather than fully fund full-day kindergarten across the state. After the vote, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn released the following comments: “Senate Democrats have been leading on Kindergarten for years, and we are glad Governor Sununu […]

RELEASE: Senate Democrats Statement on Republican Budget Agreement

CONCORD – Today, after House and Senate Republicans signed off on their budget proposal, Senate Democratic Leader Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield) released the following comments: “Democrats have made it very clear: we will not support a budget that asks working people to dig further into their wallets while the elite get more handouts,” said Senator Jeff Woodburn (D-Whitefield). […]