News Blast      (updated several times a week)

 

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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Lack of access to mental health services concerns health execs

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/24/2017

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Senate investigation into Russia scandal faces GOP resistance

By Steve Benen    MSNBC    4/24/2017

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Trump fumes about supposedly ‘fake’ polls giving him a dismal approval rating

By Dylan Stableford    Yahoo News    4/24/2017

https://www.yahoo.com/news/trump-fumes-supposedly-fake-polls-giving-dismal-approval-rating-131804187.html

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The White House Seems Excited to Shut Down the Government

By Ryan Lizza    The New Yorker    4/21/2017

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Lawmakers propose multimillion-dollar plan for DCYF, mental health system

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/22/2017

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'School choice' bill hitting head winds

Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/22/2017

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N.H. food stamp bill retained until next year

By Elodie Reed    Concord Monitor    4/19/2017

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It looks like House Democrats just won a big victory in the Trump-Russia investigation

By Natasha Bertrand    Business Insider    4/21/2017

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Indiana Just Purged 10 Percent of Its Voters from the Rolls

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    4/20/2017

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New poll shows Bernie Sanders is most popular active politician in US

By Harriet Sinclair    International Business Times    4/19/2017

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Stop Lying to Yourself About Donald Trump

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    4/20/2017

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Sununu signs bill requiring notice to parents before teaching sex education

Staff  Report    Union Leader    4/17/2017

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Vote for Edelblut plan to rebuild Education Department put on hold

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/18/2017

http://www.unionleader.com/article/20170418/NEWS06/170419304

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Trump’s Latest Ruse to Boost the Super-Rich

By Robert Reich    Newsweek    4/19/17

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This brutal new poll shows that fewer and fewer people believe Trump’s lies

By Greg Sargent    Washington Post    4/17/2017

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Will Bernie Sanders' Tour Unite the Democratic Party?

By Jason Le Miere    Newsweek    4/14/2017

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Rift among GOP lawmakers widens in wake of budget meltdown

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/13/2017

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Trump signs law that allows states to deny funding to Planned Parenthood

by Colleen Shalby    Los Angeles Times    4/13/2017

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Audience Laughs as Kellyanne Conway Complains About Liars

By Kaitlin Menza    Elle    4/13/17

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The World According to Trump

Robert Reich    robertreich.org    4/13/2017

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The Bannon irony

By Michael Brendan Dougherty    The Week    4/13/2017

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House fails to pass budget for the first time in decades

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    4/6/2017

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Conspiracy Theorist in Chief - Part 5 of 6

By The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board    4/6/2017

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Op-Ed  Goodbye, U.S. Senate

By Abbe R. Gluck    Los Angeles Times    4/7/2017

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Bernie Sanders and DNC chair Tom Perez to unite for cross-country tour

By David Weigel    Washington Post    4/6/2017

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White House aides clash with GOP leaders over flailing Obamacare push

By Rachael Bade and Josh Dawsey    Politico.com    4/6/2017

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Nunes is out of the Russia probe, and the Susan Rice spin collapses

By Jennifer Rubin    Washington Post    4/6/2017

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Trump’s War on Journalism - Part 4 of 6

By The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board    4/5/2017

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Special Election In Deep-Red Kansas Is Scaring Republicans

By Daniel Marans    Huffington Post    4/6/2017

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Trump’s Authoritarian Vision - Part 3 of 6

By The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board    4/4/2017

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Devin Nunes returns home to protests over his Trump ties

By Garance Franke-Ruta    Yahoo News    4/3/2017

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Why Trump Lies - Pat 2 of 6

By The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board    4/3/2017

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Our Dishonest President - Part 1 of 6

By The Los Angeles Times Editorial Board    4/2/2017

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Capital beat: Ayotte slams Dems over obstruction in supreme court process

By Allie Morris    Concord Monitor    4/1/2017

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Liberals taste victory no matter Gorsuch outcome

By Elana Schor    Politico.com    3/31/2017

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Shaheen, Hassan to say 'no' to Gorsuch on Supreme Court, will support Dem filibuster

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    3/28/2017

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GOP ‘cannibalization’ after failed health care push

By Kyle Cheney and Rachael Bade    Politico.com    3/30/2017

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Trump realizes he shouldn't have written Democrats off — but he's already screwed himself

By Josh Barro    Business Insider    3/28/2017

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Art enthusiasts say Trump budget would be 'crushing blow' to state's creative economy

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader    3/29/2017

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Donald, This I Will Tell You

By Maureen Dowd    NY Times    3/25/2017

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Why Republicans dutifully defend Trump's most ridiculous lies

By Paul Waldman    The Week    3/27/2017

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Shaheen continues push for independent probe into Russia election interference

By Jason Schreiber    Union Leader    3/24/2017

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Left out of AHCA fight, Democrats let their grass roots lead – and win

By David Weigel    Washington Post    3/24/2017

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Trump decides yes, he can stay mad at Freedom Caucus for health care defeat

By Dylan Stableford    Yahoo News    3/26/2017

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Trump’s Huge Failure

By Bob Burnett    Huffington Post    3/25/2017

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Trump's blame game won't work this time

By Julian Zelizer    CNN.com    3/25/2017

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In Major Defeat for Trump, Push to Repeal Health Law Fails

By Robert Pear, Glenn Trush and Thomas Kaplan    NY Times    3/24/2017

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Five takeaways from Trump’s health care crash and burn

By Jon Ward    Yahoo News    3/24/2017

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Ex-Colo. GOP leader said only Democrats committed voter fraud. Now he’s charged with voter fraud

By Derek Hawkins    Washington Post    3/22/2017

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GOP pushing dividend tax cut in State House

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    3/20/2017

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10 Reasons to Be Angry in Trump’s Washington

By Robert Reich    Newsweek    3/21/2017

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FBI’s Trump-Russia probe knocks White House on its heels

By Shane Goldmacher and Matthew Nussbaum    Politico.com    3/20/2017

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Republicans broke every rule to block Merrick Garland. Now, they’re outraged that anyone would challenge Neil Gorsuch.

By Dahlia Lithwick     Slate.com    3/20/2017

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Trump approval rating sinks to new low

By Erin Dooley    Good Morning America   3/19/2017

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GOP health plan would hit state budgets hard: Moody's

By John W. Schoen    CNBC    3/18/2017

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Meetup takes risky leap into the Trump resistance

By Steve Peoples    Associated Press    3/19/2017

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Senate Republicans: From 'hell no' to 'not so sure' on Obamacare

By Burgess Everett    Politico.com    3/18/2017

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Trump budget proposes cutting home heating help to nearly 28,000 NH households

By Dan Tuohy    Union Leader     3/16/2017

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NH Senate Roundup: Bill to raise the minimum wage in NH is defeated

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    3/16/2017

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The Five Biggest Winners and Losers in Trump’s Fiscal 2018 Budget

By Eric Pianin    The Fiscal Times    3/16/2017

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Paul Ryan backs intel committees: 'No such wiretap existed,' as Trump claims

By Jacob Pramuk    CNBC    3/16/2017

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Bernie Sanders is mad at the Democratic Party. And he wants you to know it.

By Chris Cillizza    Washington Post    3/15/2017

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Sununu 'not signing on' to GOP health care plan

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    3/14/2017

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Nearly 60 members of Congress are seriously worried about GOP Obamacare replacement. And those are just the Republicans

By Dan Mangan   CNBC.com    3/15/2017

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New 'Ides of Trump' campaign will inundate Trump with critical postcards

By Sasha Lekach    Yahoo News    3/15/2017

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Hawaii judge halts Trump's second attempt at travel ban

By Josh Gerstein    Politico.com    3/15/2017

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‘People are scared’: Paranoia seizes Trump’s White House

By Alex Isenstadt and Kenneth P. Vogel    Politico.com    3/15/2017

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Anger At Donald Trump Could Break The Democrats’ Midterm Curse

By Ryan Grim & Amanda Terkel     Huffington Post    3/11/2017

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Mike Flynn Disclosed Working as a Foreign Agent to Trump Team. Twice.

By Elliot Hannon     Slate.com    3/11/2017

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Trump Officials Fear They Are Being Spied Upon

By Fred Lucas    Newsweek    3/10/2017

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Trump, in tweet, doubles down on Obamacare 'imploding' claim

By Rebecca Morin    Politico.com    3/11/2017

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Laziness isn’t why people are poor. And iPhones aren’t why they lack health care.

By Stephen Pimpare    Washington Post    3/8/2017

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Trump accuses Obama of ‘wire tapping’ Trump Tower phones

By Eli Stokols    Politico. com    3/4/2017

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Wake Up, Republicans: This Could Be the Democrats’ Tea Party

By Matt Kibbe    Politico.com    3/2/2017

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As Governor,  Mike Pence Used a Personal Email Account for Official State Business. Seriously.

By Elliot Hannon    Slate.com    3/2/2017

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Smoke From the White House

By Jamelle Bouie    Slate.com    3/2/2017

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Dartmouth researchers find no evidence of bused-in voters

By David Brooks    Concord Monitor    3/1/2017

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Trump Blames Obama for Protests: `I Think He’s Behind It'

By Jennifer Epstein    Bloomberg    2/28/2017

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Bernie Sanders burst into laughter at Trump's claim that 'nobody knew healthcare would be this complicated'

By Bob Bryan    Business Insider    2/28/2017

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Sen. Hassan meets with Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch

Union Leader    2/27/2017

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Concord 'town hall' serves as anti-Trump rally

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    2/24/2017

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Perez elected DNC chairman

By Gabriel Debenedetti    Politico.com    2/25/2017

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Americans Are Split on Whether They Want President Trump Impeached — And More Revealing Polls

Diana Pearl    People    2/24/2017

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Belknap delegation eyes more cuts to $28 million budget

By Dan Seufert    Union Leader2/24/2017

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Bernie Sanders: Town hall protests are just the beginning

By Eli Watkins    CNN    2/23/2017

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State Senate acts on school choice, parental control

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    2/24/2017

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The first month of the Trump presidency has been more cruel and destructive than the majority of Americans feared. The worst is yet to come.

By Michelle Goldberg    Slate.com    2/20/2017

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