Weekly N.H. News Roundup: September 29, 2017

Sep 30, 2017

 

GUESTS:

  • Kevin Landrigan - Senior reporter at the New Hampshire Union Leader.
  • Dean Spiliotes - Civic scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at SNHU and author of the website NH Political Capital.
  • Paul Steinhauser - former CNN political reporter and a NH political reporter.

 

Some of the stories we've been following this week:

HURRICANE HELP FROM N.H.:

Governor Sununu promises aid to Puerto Rico. 

POLITICAL WINDS

Democrat Kari Lerner wins a House special election, flipping a seat in a GOP district. 

California possibly shakes up primary season. 

Democratic 2020 contenders begin to descend on NH.   

Mixed signals from Secretary of State on crosscheck database? 

Exec. Councilor Andru Volinsky not running for Governor.

AMAZON? 

Amazon's PAC is not tethered to one party. 

Will Amazon establish its second headquarters in N.H.?  Not very likely

IMMIGRATION: 

Border patrol sets up another immigration checkpoint. 

Undocumented Indonesians get temporary deportation delay

ADDITIONAL STORIES OF INTEREST: 

Mixed reviews in N.H. for Trump's tax plan. 

Governor Sununu convenes millennial panel. 

Liquor Commission reports record sales for fiscal year