Governor http://nhpr.org en Former BAE Executive Considering Run For N.H. Governor http://nhpr.org/post/former-bae-executive-considering-run-nh-governor <p>Another Republican is weighing a run for governor of New Hampshire.</p><p>As NHPR’s Josh Rogers reported on the Political Front this morning, Walter Havenstein of Alton is said to be seriously considering a challenge to Democrat Maggie Hassan.</p><p>He is a former chief executive at BAE Systems with a long career working for defense companies.</p><p>As Rogers says, this would be Havenstein’s first time running for office.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:56:07 +0000 Michael Brindley 44042 at http://nhpr.org Hemingway Gives Republicans First Candidate For Governor http://nhpr.org/post/hemingway-gives-republicans-first-candidate-governor <p></p><p>Conservative activist Andrew Hemingway is the first Republican to enter the race for governor.</p><p>The 31-year-old high-tech entrepreneur announced his candidacy in front of a group of supporters in Manchester Thursday night.</p><p>“I have the courage and innovative ideas to take on this state’s biggest challenges and to solve them. I ask for your support in this effort. I need your help.”</p><p>He seeks to unseat Governor Maggie Hassan as she pursues a second, two-year term.</p><p>Hemingway is the former chairman of the Republican Liberty Caucus of New Hampshire.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 04:33:10 +0000 Michael Brindley 42755 at http://nhpr.org Hemingway Gives Republicans First Candidate For Governor Governor Maggie Hassan Reflects on One Hundred Days in Office http://nhpr.org/post/governor-maggie-hassan-reflects-one-hundred-days-office <p></p><p>We sit down with New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan, as she passes her first one hundred days in office.&nbsp; Hassan started out with a long list of priorities -- from restoring funding to public universities and the mental health system to bringing in a casino to help pay for these.&nbsp; We’ll get her take on progress made and some the push back she’s received, including from her fellow democrats.</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 25541 at http://nhpr.org Governor Maggie Hassan Reflects on One Hundred Days in Office