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Sen. David Pierce Introduces Legislation to Eliminate Requirement that Moderators Photograph Voters

CONCORD – Senator David Pierce of Lebanon introduced SB 207, which eliminates the requirement that moderators photograph voters without identification. Following the Senate Public & Municipal Affairs Committee public hearing on SB 207, Sen. Pierce released the following statement: “This is a common sense bipartisan bill that will protect voters’ privacy while leaving the rest of the current photo identification law intact,” said Sen. Pierce. “Every election official I […]

Senators Pierce and Hosmer Fight Republican Scheme to Hand over Health Insurance Regulation to the Federal Government

Senators Pierce and Hosmer Fight Republican Scheme to Hand over Health Insurance Regulation to the Federal Government Republican Move Creates Confusion for Businesses, Higher Rates for Consumers Concord — Senators David Pierce (D-Etna) and Andrew Hosmer (D-Laconia) fought hard in the Senate Commerce Committee today to convince their Republican colleagues to pass a bill that […]

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Senate Democrats Condemn Republican Vote to Suppress Voter’s Rights

CONCORD – Senate Democrats issued the following statements condemning the Republican-led Senate as they continue to suppress voters’ rights.    “There is no legitimate reason to restrict the number of IDs allowed, especially if the whole point of the Voter ID law is to show a photo ID to prove you are who you say you are,” said Senator Lasky. […]

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Senator Pierce Comments on the Defeat of Prohibiting Prison Privatization

CONCORD – Senator David Pierce (D-Etna) released the following comments on the Senate’s 13-11 vote to kill House Bill 443 which would have prohibited prison privatization in New Hampshire. “I was disappointed the Senate failed to follow the House’s lead by passing a bill prohibiting prison privatization. We should not delegate the power and authority to entities whose success […]