Governor Sununu’s Handpicked Education Commissioner Still Engaging in Partisan Politics, Keynote Speaker at Meeting to “Further the Right’s Agenda Within the State”

Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut is keynote speaker at “Right of Center” political strategy meeting in September; public has a right to know if Edelblut has been participating all along – and whether any other members of Governor Sununu’s… Read More

NH SOS and Trump Election Commission Member Asked Whether Trump Will Use Personal Voter Database for Own Purposes – “We’ll Discuss at First Meeting”

NH Secretary of State Bill Gardner responds to the question on everyone’s mind: Will the Trump Administration – or Trump Organization –use the extensive personal voter data requested by Trump’s ‘Election Integrity Commission’? CONCORD, NH – This afternoon… Read More

Breaking: NH SOS and Trump Election Commission Member Does Not Approve of Public Distribution of Voter Lists He Plans to Give to Sham Commission

NH Secretary of State Bill Gardner tells concerned citizens he does not want the ‘Election Integrity Commission’ to publicly share personal voter info but he still plans to share voter file with commission CONCORD, NH – NH Secretary… Read More

Breaking: NH SOS and Trump Election Commission Member Says Kobach To Issue “Retraction Letter”

NH Secretary of State Bill Gardner told concerned citizens that ‘Election Integrity Commission’ leader Kobach to issue “retraction letter” around publicly sharing personal voter info CONCORD, NH – NH Secretary of State Bill Gardner told concerned citizens today… Read More

Health Care Coalition Sends Follow-Up Letter to Governor Sununu on Opposition to Trumpcare, Next Steps

Earlier this week Governor Chris Sununu joined other leading Republicans in opposing the Senate version of Trumpcare, which would take away healthcare from millions of Americans, abandon people with pre-existing conditions, slash Medicaid, and raise health care costs… Read More

GSP Statement on NH Republican Governor Chris Sununu Wisely (and Finally) Opposing Trumpcare

Concord, NH – In a letter released today, New Hampshire Republican Governor Chris Sununu indicated his opposition to Trumpcare. Statement from Granite State Progress Executive Director Zandra Rice Hawkins: “We thank Governor Sununu for finally coming to realize… Read More

NH Republican State Rep Pitre Says Money Spent on “Black Children and Latinos” Could Close SB 193 Funding Gap

Vote record shows Pitre is no stranger to targeting racial minorities Concord, NH – Republican State Rep. Joseph Pitre (R-Farmington) put his racism on display at the State House today, stating during a funding discussion on SB 193… Read More

Granite State Progress Statement on U.S. Senator Hassan Introducing Legislation to Make Health Care Coverage More Affordable for Hard-Working Granite Staters

Concord, NH – Today U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan introduced a bill to help make health care coverage more affordable for hard-working, middle class Granite Staters. Statement from Granite State Progress Executive Director Zandra Rice Hawkins: “While President Trump… Read More

Granite State Progress, Action Together New Hampshire Statements on Rep. Fisher Resignation

Fisher finally resigns under threat of legal action for lying under oath; just minutes after NH GOP votes to provide political cover for Fisher’s promotion of rape culture Concord, NH – Granite State Progress and Action Together New… Read More

GSP Testimony on NH Commissioner of Administrative Services Nominee Charlie Arlinghaus

Testimony on NH Commissioner of Administrative Services Nominee Charlie Arlinghaus Executive Council, May 10, 2017 My name is Zandra Rice Hawkins and I am the Executive Director of Granite State Progress, a multi-issue advocacy organization working on issues… Read More