News Blast      (updated several times a week)

 

Trump’s deeply worrisome New York Times interview reveals a lawless president

By Greg Sargent    Washington Post    7/20/2017

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Trump Asks About Pardons As Lawyers Look At Ways to Derail Mueller Probe

By Chris D’Angelo , Nick Visser    Huffington Post    7/20/2017

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How the GOP became America's anti-democratic party

By Damon Linker    The Week    7/21/2017

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Paul Ryan's Approval Suffers as Republican Agenda Stalls (chart)

By Anna Edgerton and John McCormick    Bloomberg Politics    7/18/2017

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Let's outline Trump's achievements during his first six months in office

By Carl P. Leubsdorf    Dallas Morning News    7/17/2017

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The Senate could vote on repealing Obamacare without a replacement. Even McConnell knows that’s a bad idea.

By Amber Phillips    Washington Post    7/18/2017

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Gardner heads to D.C. as election integrity panel's work begins

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    7/18/2017

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Health Care: The Risks Of Repeal Without Replace

By Alison Kodjak    NRP.org    7/18/2017

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Shaheen: Trump sowing Obamacare uncertainty

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    7/18/2017

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Because of Trump, U.S. No Longer World’s Most Powerful Country, Report Says

By Josh Lowe    Newsweek    7/17/2017

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The excuses for the Don Jr. meeting are even more damning than the meeting itself.

By William Saletan     Slate.com    7/15/2017

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PolitFact: Trump has worst poll numbers of any president since polling began

by John Aravosis    AmericaBlog    7/17/2017

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Did Trump's lawyer just implicate him in Donnygate?

By Isobel Thompson    CNBC    7/17/17

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A Small-Town Police Officer's War on Drugs (Laconia's Eric Adams)

By Benjamin Rachlin    NY Times    7/12/2017

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Why Democrats are taking aim at gerrymandering

The Economist    7/12/2017

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Putin Couldn’t Have Planned Trump-Russia Investigation Better Himself, Says Former Russian Spy

By Damien Sharkov    Newsweek    7/11/2017

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Trump Is the Richest President Ever, But He Doesn’t Want to Pay His Lawyers

By Jason Le Miere    Newsweek    7/14/2017

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NH fight on voter data release put on hold

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    7/11/2017

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C. Arthur Soucy, long-time Democratic activist, dies

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    7/10/2017

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Sununu signs bill to plug voter 'domicile loophole' into law

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    7/10/2017

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Donald Trump has spent 22% of his presidency so far on the golf course

By Rachael Revesz    The Independent    7/9/2017

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How Trumpcare Would Reshape Health Care, in 7 Simple Charts

By Ilan Moscovitz    Motley Fool    7/2/2017

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Australian Journalist’s Devastating Take On Trump At G-20 Goes Viral

By Doha Madani    Huffington Post    7/9/2017

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Trump Has Picked America’s Enemies in Russia Over Its Friends in Europe

By Max Boot    Foreign Policy Magazine

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Republicans Asked For ‘Obamacare Horror Stories.’ It Didn’t Go Well.

By Ed Mazza    Huffington Post    7/4/2017

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Firestorm over call for info on elections

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    7/1/2017

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Almost every state has declined the White House’s request for voter data

By Christopher Wilson    Yahoo News    7/5/2017

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Democrats are holding more than 7 times as many town halls as Republicans

By Dan Diamond    Policito.com    7/5/2017

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'I was recruited to collude with the Russians': An unexpected player has added a new layer to the Trump campaign's Russia ties

By Natasha Bertrand    Business Insider    7/1/2017

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The other laws to watch for a big NH impact

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    7/1/2017

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Demand for voter rolls shows ugly truth about Trump's voter fraud commission

By Joshua Douglas    CNN    7/1/2017

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Governor signs school choice bill into law

By Meghan Pierce    Union Leader    6/29/2017

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Here's how much states would lose from the Medicaid cuts in the Senate healthcare bill (NH hit hard)

By Lydia Ramsey and Andy Kiersz    Business Insider    6/29/2017

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Donald Trump is not well

By Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough    Washington Post    6/30/2017

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Trump election panel asks all 50 states for voter roll data

By Brandon Carter    The Hill    6/29/2017

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Sean Spicer tries to attack ObamaCare, fails miserably

By Becca Stanek    The Week    6/28/2017

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Is Mitch McConnell trying to tank Trumpcare?

By Doyle McManus    Los Angeles Times   6/28/2017

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What to Tell Women Who Didn't Vote in the 2016 Election — but Wish They Had

By Katherine Parker-Magyar    PopSugar    6/30/2017

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Today's Impeach-O-Meter: Someone Told Trump About Math

By Ben Mathis-Lilley    Slate.com    6/28/2017

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Sununu writes Senate leadership in opposition to GOP plan to repeal Obamacare

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    6/27/2017

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Former NATO Ambassador Shoots Down Republican Attempts to Blame Obama for the Russian Election Hack

By Dan Friedman    Mother Jones    6/28/2017

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CHART: CBO Weighs Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

By Gisele Grayson & Alyson Hurt    NPR.org    6/27/2017

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Crowd turns out to oppose Obamacare repeal at unofficial hearing in Concord with Hassan, Shaheen

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    6/23/2017

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Elizabeth Warren Schools Colleagues On Importance Of Planned Parenthood (Again)

By Jenavieve Hatch    Huffington Post    6/23/2017

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You’d Be Scared if You Were Donald Trump, Too

By Max Boot    Foreign Policy Magazine    6/22/2017

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Charlie St. Clair files to run for Fisher's open Rep. seat

by Ginger Kozlowski    Laconia Daily Sun   6/13/2017

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Forget Michigan: If Democrats focus on winning back the Obama states Hillary lost, they’re doomed.

By Yascha Mounk    Slate.com    6/19/2017

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Historical Presidential Elections

270 to Win

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Republican marketing firm leaks personal data of 200 million voters

By Lauren C. Williams    ThinkProgress    6/19/2017

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Former Trump supporters walk away in disgust

By Doug Thompson    Capitol Hill Blue    6/19/2017

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Why Jeff Sessions says he can't talk

By Saba Hamedy   CNN    6/13/2017

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Will Republicans ever stop defending Donald Trump?

By Bruce Bartlett    USA Today    6/12/2017

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Report: Russia hacked election systems in 39 US states

By Steve Dent    Engadget    6/13/2017

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Trump's Travel Costs Are Staggering, Yet Five Years Ago He Complained About $1 Million Annually for Biden

By Tim Marcin    6/13/2017    Newsweek

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Republican lawmakers refuse to back Trump’s attacks on Comey

By Kyle Cheney    Politico.com    6/11/2017

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Trump Hands Comey a New Weapon

By Mark Joseph Stern    Slate.com    6/9/2017

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James Comey rivets the nation — and tells intriguing stories about Jeff Sessions

By Heather Digby Parton    6/9/2017

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Key moments in James Comey’s Trump-Russia testimony

By Madeline Conway and Nolan D. McCaskill    Politico.com    6/8/2017

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NHDP Statement: NH GOP undermines election integrity, passing SB3 based on Sununu voter fraud lie

By Wronan    NHDP.org    6/7/2017

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Trump asked FBI head for ‘loyalty’ and a halt to Flynn probe: 10 takeaways from Comey’s prepared testimony

By Christopher Wilson and Gabby Kaufman    Yahoo News    6/7/2017

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Strong approval of Trump is fading across a number of demographics

By Philip Bump    Washington Post    6/7/2017

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How Donald Trump Shifted Kids-Cancer Charity Money Into His Business

By Dan Alexander     Forbes    6/6/2017

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Trump asked FBI head for ‘loyalty’ and a halt to Flynn probe: 10 takeaways from Comey’s prepared testimony

By Christopher Wilson and Gabby Kaufman    Yahoo News    6/7/2017

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'This is huge': National security experts were floored by the leaked NSA document on Russia's election hack

By Sonam Sheth    Business Insider    6/5/2017

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Is Trump OK? President’s Mental Stability a 'Serious Problem,' Conservatives Say

By Greg Price    Newsweek    6/5/2017

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Support For Donald Trump's Impeachment Is Now Higher Than His Approval Rating

By Chris Riotta     Newsweek    6/5/2017

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What Trump Really Fears

By McKay Coppins    The Atlantic    6/5/2017

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Anchors grill EPA administrator over leaving Paris agreement

By Maxwell Tani     Business Insider    6/4/2017

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Best Signs From March For Truth: Protesters Want Independent Probe Of Trump-Russia Links

By Ishani Roy    International Business Times    6/4/2017

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Donald Trump's Latest Approval Ratings in Election Swing States Reveal How Unpopular He Has Become

By Tim Marcin    Newsweek    6/3/2017

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Mark Warner Wants To Know How Russians Knew Best Ways To Help Trump

By S.V. Date    Huffington Post    6/4/2017

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When the World is Led by a Child

By David Brooks    New York Times    5/15/2017

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Jared Kushner Once Allegedly Admitted That Donald Trump Lies to His Base Because He Thinks They’re Stupid

By Jack Moore    GQ    5/30/2017

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Trump asks for more power. Here’s why the Senate GOP will resist.

By Aaron Blake    Washington Post    5/30/2017

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Exclusive: NSA Chief Admits Donald Trump Colluded With Russia

By John R. Schindler    5/26/2017

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Jeff Sessions Reportedly Failed To List Russian Ambassador Meetings On Security Form

By Sam Levine    Huffington Post    5/24/2017

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Laconia, Belmont to seek state OK for special election to fill Fisher’s House seat

By Bea Lewis    Union Leader    5/23/2017

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Belknap County delegation rejects supplemental budget request

By Bea Lewis    Union Leader    5/23/2017

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Trump Reportedly Asked Intel Chiefs To Publicly Deny Russia Ties

By Mollie Reilly    Huffington Post    5/22/2017

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Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner 'person of interest in Russia investigation'

By Andrew Buncombe, Mythili Sampathkumar    The Independent    5/20/2017

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Trump’s budget is ruthless to disabled and poor people

By Casey Quinlan    ThinkProgress.org    5/23/2017

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This List of Tips Foreign Leaders Have For Meeting With Trump Will Make You CRINGE

By Ann-Marie Alcántara    Pop Sugar    5/19/2017

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White House officials say Trump is 'undisciplined' and 'self-destructive'

By Sonam Sheth    Business Insider    5/20/2017

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John Podesta Unloads on Trump

By Susan B. Glasser    Politico.com    5/22/2017

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Trump turmoil is spreading far beyond Washington to state and local races

By John Wagner    Washington Post    5/19/2017

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Trump said firing ‘nut job’ Comey took pressure off Russia probe; White House official now ‘person of interest’: reports

By Christopher Wilson    Yahoo News    5/19/2017

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Trump's campaign had at least 18 undisclosed conversations with Russian officials

By Ned Parker, Jonathan Landay and Warren Strobel    Reuters    5/18/2017

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Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway speaks at Nashua fundraisers; events closed to public, media

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    5/18/2017

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Watching the downfall of a generation of Washington Republicans

By Jennifer Rubin    Washington Post    5/19/2017

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'Art Of The Deal' Co-Author: Trump Will Resign, Then Declare Victory

By Ed Mazza    Huffington Post    5/18/2017

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UPDATE: Rep. Fisher resigns in wake of 'Red Pill' scandal

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    5/17/2017

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Trump Officials on Comey Memo: ‘Don’t See How Trump Isn’t Completely F*cked’

By Lachlan Markay, Asawin Suebsaeng, Jana Winter    The Daily Beast    5/17/17

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Justice Dept. names Mueller special counsel for Russia probe

By Josh Gerstein , Matthew Nussbaum , Darren Samuelsohn and Josh Dawsey    Politico.com    5/17/2017

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Pretend Hillary Clinton did what President Trump has done

The Editorial Board , USA TODAY    5/16/2017

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Impeachment: The Downside for Democrats

The Democratic Strategist    5/17/2017

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“I think Putin pays” Trump: Secret recording reveals Kevin McCarthy’s 2016 joke to GOP colleagues

By Sophia Tesfaye    Salon.com    5/17/2017

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Trump Reportedly Asked James Comey To Stop Michael Flynn Investigation

By Mollie Reilly    Huffington Post    5/16/2017

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GOP senator says Trump administration 'in a downward spiral' after intel disclosure

By Ed O'Keefe    Washington Post    5/15/2017

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Do Democrats Want Trump to Stay In Office?

By Neil H. Buchanan    Newsweek    5/13/2017

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Woodward and Bernstein say Comey firing is different than Watergate

By Dylan Stableford    Yahoo News    5/15/2017

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Three months in, chaos grips Donald Trump’s White House

By Steve Benen   MSNBC.com    5/15/2017

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Does Kellyanne Conway Hate Donald Trump? President’s Adviser Called Out by ‘Morning Joe’ Hosts

By Greg Price    Newsweek    5/15/2017

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Vice Chair of Donald Trump's voter fraud commission has been successfully sued four times for voter suppression

By Lucy Pasha-Robinson    The Independent    5/12/2017

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Updated: Embattled lawmaker (Fisher) tells committee: ‘I have never hated women’

By John DiStaso    WMUR.com    5/9/2017

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Granite Status: FBI head's firing, midterm elections create buzz in NH

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    5/10/2017

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Trump’s real undoing may be the creeping fatigue

By Matt Bai    Yahoo News    5/11/2017

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James Comey’s Temporary Replacement At The FBI Is Under Investigation

By Sebastian Murdock    Huffington Post    5/10/2017

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James Comey is 'a canary in the coal mine' of Donald Trump presidency, lawyers warned in November

By Harriet Agerholm    The Independent    5/10/2017

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Poll shows Trump's approval rating at near-historic lows and contains an ominous warning about the midterm elections

By Jeremy Berke    Business Insider    5/10/2017

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Trump staffers reportedly removed top-secret documents from a secure facility

By Paul Szoldra    Business Insider    5/8/2017

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Sally Yates Dismantled Ted Cruz, and Michael Flynn Seems Like a Hooked Fish

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    5/8/2017

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Embattled N.H. state Rep. Robert Fisher supports probe of his comments in online forum

Allie Morris     Concord Monitor     5/4/2017

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House passes full-day kindergarten bill

Union Leader     5/4/2017

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Howard Stern: 'Nobody wanted Hillary to win more than Donald Trump'

By Judy Kurtz     The Hill     5/2/2017

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Sen. Shaheen calls for more aggressive response to Russian election interference

Staff Report    Union Leader    4/27/2017

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Calls for state Rep. Fisher to resign grow after 'Red Pill' revelations

By Paul Feely    Union Leader    4/26/2017

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Donald Trump Is a Terrible Negotiator

By Seth Stevenson    Slate.com    4/26/2017

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Bill Maher Broke Down Why Trump Voters Will Never Be Convinced with Facts

By Peter Wade    Esquire    4/29/2017

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Trump Administration Position on Supreme Court Case Suggests Melania Trump Could Be Deported

By Ben Mathis-Lilley     Slate.com    4/27/2017

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Rep. Robert Fisher on the hot seat after being ID’d as Red Pill founder

By Michael Kitch    Laconia Daily Sun    4/26/2017

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The Republican Lawmaker (Robt. Fisher) Who Secretly Created Reddit’s Women-Hating ‘Red Pill’

By Bonnie Bacarisse    Daily Beast    4/25/2017

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‘I Forgot What a Grown-Up President Sounds Like’: Obama Gets Lots of Twitter Love as He Makes First Public Speech Since Leaving Office

By Tierney McAfee    People    4/24/2017

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'The game is rigged': Elizabeth Warren says political parties are changing in the US

By Bryan Logan    Business Insider    4/25/2017

 

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