New contact info for N.H.’s federal reps

Update to the Hundred Days assignments: our federal representatives have been sworn in, and here are the ways to contact them. U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen To send an email, use the contact form on her Senate web page: http://www.shaheen.senate.gov/contact/contact-jeanne Washington, D.C. office: 506 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC 20510, phone …

Adoption & the Governor

As the saying goes, even a stopped clock is right twice a day. Case in point: this recent tweet from New Hampshire governor and U.S. Senate candidate Maggie Hassan. Thanking NH Foster & Adoptive Parents for building on NH’s tradition of inclusiveness at NHFAPA Family Fun Day pic.twitter.com/2f07MtG4aZ — Sen. …

UL: “unofficial sources” say ethics complaint dismissed

Update: Reporter Dave Solomon reports in the New Hampshire Sunday News that New Hampshire’s Executive Branch Ethics Committee has dismissed Darlene Pawlik’s complaint against Governor Maggie Hassan and Executive Councilor Colin Van Ostern. Solomon reports in the State House Dome column that he got the news from “unofficial sources, since …

Ethics in theory and practice

(See update, August 7.) The front page of the New Hampshire Union Leader today carries a welcome headline – below the fold, but front page nonetheless: “Planned Parenthood votes cited.” The kicker beneath: “Ethics complaint: Campaign contributions called a factor in Right to Life member’s complaint against [Governor Maggie] Hassan, [Executive …