Weekly N.H. News Roundup: April 6, 2018

Apr 6, 2018

It's feeling a lot like primary season in New Hampshire, with two past, and possibly future, Presidential hopefuls making the rounds in the state.  The Internal Revenue Service also visits New Hampshire, examining state liquor sales.  And despite several high-profile animal abuse reports in the state, a bill to tighten breeding regulations gets pushback.

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GUESTS:

  • Todd Bookman - NHPR Reporter.
  • Garry Rayno - author of Distant Dome, a Manchester Ink link and indepthnh.org series that explores stories from the NH statehouse. He formerly worked as a reporter for the Union Leader.
  • Paul Steinhauser - N.H. politics reporter and a former CNN political reporter.
  • Dean Spiliotes - civic scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at SNHU and author of the website NH Political Capital.

Paul Steinhauser reported in the Concord Monitor on Martin O'Malley's visit to New Hampshire.

NHPR's Todd Bookman has reported on the investigation into out-of-state liquor sales at state liquor stores, as well as the bill tightening animal breeding regulations and the NH Motor Speedway music festival suit.

Peter Biello talked with the ousted leader of the VA New England Health Care System.