New Hampshire Congressional Delegation http://nhpr.org en The Sidebar: N.H. Delegation Calls For Release Of Woman Sentenced To Death In Sudan http://nhpr.org/post/sidebar-nh-delegation-calls-release-woman-sentenced-death-sudan <p>All four members of New Hampshire’s congressional delegation are urging the U. S. government to secure the release of the pregnant wife of a Manchester man from a Sudanese prison.</p><p>Meriam Ibrahim Ishag, a 27-year-old physician who is eight months pregnant with her second child, was sentenced to death by hanging last week after a Sudanese court found her guilty of apostasy.</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 20:35:25 +0000 Brian Wallstin 48986 at http://nhpr.org 1st District Congressional Candidates Square Off http://nhpr.org/post/1st-district-congressional-candidates-square <p>New Hampshire’s first district candidates for Congress battled Monday in a debate moderated by NHPR’s Laura Knoy. The topics for discussion stayed within the realm of economic policy and job creation and energy policy was among the stickier points.</p><p>Much of the debate between Congressman Frank Guinta and former Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter was an argument of who should and should not receive federal tax dollars. This was highlighted when the candidates were asked how they would address the rising cost of energy.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 21:00:15 +0000 Ryan Lessard 13064 at http://nhpr.org 1st District Congressional Candidates Square Off New Hampshire Congressional Delegation Reflects on Year http://nhpr.org/post/new-hampshire-congressional-delegation-reflects-year <p>Congress&nbsp;broke&nbsp;a&nbsp;record this&nbsp;year, but hitting the lowest approval rating of all time isn&rsquo;t what the&nbsp;region&rsquo;s lawmakers had hoped to accomplish.<br /><br /> Correspondent Matt Laslo talked with the New Hampshire congressional delegation and has a look back at this year&rsquo;s wild ride&nbsp;in&nbsp;Washington.</p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 20:41:31 +0000 Matt Laslo 1151 at http://nhpr.org New Hampshire Congressional Delegation Reflects on Year