How Your Senators Voted (June 6)

Bedford has only one Senator (Jeanne Dietsch – D) but we thought we would include the records of all 24. Bad votes by State Senators, through June 6 1. Starr, David (Republican, Franconia) no bad votes 2. Giuda, Bob (Republican, Warren) TAXES & FEES &...

What Next? A Monorail to the North Country?

by Dick Lemieux – April 12, 2014 A front-page April Fools Day (2014) Monitor article covered a report that recommends continuation of pilot bus service between Concord and Manchester. Based on demographic, employment and survey data, consultants estimated...

MBTA is Not the Partner New Hampshire Needs

Who believes you can rack up economic benefits in New Hampshire by spending New Hampshire tax dollars in Massachusetts and Paris? And, I know our Governor knows this, or does he? In a letter to the Concord Monitor Dick Lemieux of Concord said: MBTA is not the partner...

Dan Innis is WRONG

Recently former State Senator Dan Innis wrote an op-ed in the Union Leader promoting the same old misleading rail propaganda we’ve been hearing from the lobbyists. Dan is a former State Senator and is also connected to Peter T. Paul, a California billionaire who...

Tell the Committee of Conference NO on SB 306

SB 306 is an egregious and unconstitutional power grab. It is appalling and disgusting that any legislator would support a 3-person (Bolshevik-style) state level appeals board that would likely be padded with regional and private groups, and developer special...

How Your Bedford Reps Voted (June 6)

RIDICULOUS VOTES Mullen, Sue (Democrat, Bedford) FOR eliminating wood stoves built prior to 1986. (HB290) FOR banning plastic straws. (HB558) FOR banning plastic or paper bags. (HB560) FOR banning flame retardants for alleged health reasons but permitting use of those...