RELEASE: Democratic Women Senators: It’s Time for Equal Pay for Equal Work

CONCORD – Today, the women senators of the NH Senate Democratic Caucus released the following statement in recognition of Equal Pay Day: “Despite decades of research and advocacy, pay discrimination between male and female workers continues to undermine our nation’s fundamental principles of equality. Today, American women on average earn just 80 cents for every […]

READ: Senator David Watters Testimony in Opposition to House Bill 103

Senator David Watters Testimony in Opposition to House Bill 103, on potentially objectionable materials on human sexuality in education and two-week parental notification for removal of students from class.  Senate President and Colleagues,  I have received a draft letter from the principal of the Grace Metalious Middle School, Peyton Place, NH, to parents and guardians. […]

RELEASE: Senate Passes Final Version of Legislation to Combat Childhood Lead Poisoning in New Hampshire

CONCORD – Today, the Senate passed legislation to significantly increase protections for children who are exposed to lead in paint and drinking water. Senator Dan Feltes (D-Concord), prime sponsor of the legislation, offered the following comments after the bipartisan Senate vote: “Today’s vote is the culmination of many months of bipartisan work by many committed […]