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  1. Stakeholders push for broader approach to approval 0Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    State, local and regional stakeholders in the Greater Boston and southern New Hampshire reliability project have been pushing for a new approach to evaluating the competing proposals almost from the beginning of the process, according to a file full of correspondence on the case.

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  2. Local mayors moving on from refugee resettlementRead the original story

    Yesterday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Local mayors are feeling "reassured" after state and federal officials confirmed this week that the Tri-Cities are not being considered for refugee resettlement. "Right now, we have been put at ease," Dover Mayor Karen Weston said Friday.

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  3. Guinta talks bipartisanship, new bill to spare taxpayer cost of redundant government legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick denied any knowledge of the footballs being deflated for Sunday's AFC Championship game win over the Indianapolis Colts.

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  4. Seacoast cities not on refugee resettlement listRead the original story

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    During a conference call with representatives of U.S. Sens. Kelly Ayotte and Jeanne Shaheen and a State of New Hampshire official involved with coordinating refugee relocation, the mayors of Dover, Rochester and Somersworth were assured there are no plans by the U.S. Department of State to relocate international refugees to the communities of the ... (more)

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  5. Senators Propose Bills Curbing Taxpayer-Funded Oil Portraits For Cabinet OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    Someone get Chuck Hagel a frame for his government ID card. If some members of Congress get their way, that might be the only official portrait taxpayers will pay for.

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  6. Scott Brown files for pension in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    Brown sold his house in Massachusetts and moved to New Hampshire, where had a vacation home, in order to run for Senate there last year. He ended up losing to Sen. Jeanne Shaheen Now, Brown is looking back to Massachusetts for his pension.

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  7. Nhgop Blasts Jeanne Shaheen for Opposing Keystone PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NH Insider

    Concord - New Hampshire Republican State Committee Chairman Jennifer Horn today blasted Senator Jeanne Shaheen's vote against the Keystone XL pipeline in the Senate today: "Senator Jeanne Shaheen has blindly followed orders from the radical environmental groups that bankrolled her campaign and opposed this worthy project. Nine democrats joined Senator Kelly Ayotte and her Republican colleagues in voting to build the Keystone XL pipeline because it will create jobs, stimulate the economy and strengthen our national security by helping the United States become energy independent.

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  8. Citizens For A Strong NH - Senate approves Keystone; Ayotte supports and Shaheen opposesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NH Insider

    ... important legislation. Even though 9 Democrats joined with 53 Republicans in support of the bill, Senator Jeanne Shaheen opposed it. "It is refreshing that with a new Congress, a majority of representatives and senators in Washington are now finally ...

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  9. Tri-Cities not on refugee resettlement listRead the original story

    Friday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    During a conference call with representatives of U.S. Sens. Kelly Ayotte and Jeanne Shaheen and a State of New Hampshire official involved with coordinating refugee relocation, the mayors of Dover, Rochester and Somersworth were assured there are no plans by the U.S. Department of State to relocate international refugees to the communities of the Tri-City. Dover Mayor Karen Weston, Rochester Mayor T.J. Jean and Somersworth Mayor Dana Hilliard first expressed concern last year after the Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success , an independent nonprofit agency considering applying to the U.S. Department of State to provide refugee relocation services, indicated the Tri-City may be a possible destination for refugees.

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  10. Editorial: On climate, Ayotte heads in right directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Concord Monitor

    Kelly Ayotte, New Hampshire's junior senator, has set an example that other Republicans would be well-served to follow. In repeated votes on the Senate floor last week, she reaffirmed her belief in man-made climate change, and by extension the importance of tending to our environment.

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  11. Senate OKs Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | National Journal

    The Senate voted 62-36 on Thursday to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, escalating the fight between Republicans and President Obama over the long-stalled project at the heart of debates over climate change and energy security. Republicans in favor of green-lighting TransCanada's $8 billion pipeline to bring crude oil from Canadian oil sands to refineries along the Gulf Coast.

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  12. Ban military gear to cops say NH lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | UnionLeader.com

    An aggregation of NH information by the staff and audience of the New Hampshire Union Leader, The Goffstown News, The Bedford Bulletin, The Hooksett Banner and The Salem Observer.

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  13. Energy & Environmental Update - January 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | JD Supra

    Energy and environment debates are heated in Washington this week, as the Senate continues negotiations over the Keystone XL pipeline and Congressional tax reform debates get underway. The Senate voted January 12 to begin debate on legislation to support the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.

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  14. Energy-saving proposal has bipartisan OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.

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  15. Shaheen reintroduces veterans' benefits billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Concord Monitor

    U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has reintroduced legislation to extend veterans benefits to same-sex couples and their families regardless of where they live. The Charlie Morgan Military Spouses Equal Treatment Act is named after a New Hampshire National Guard officer who died in 2013 after a battle with breast cancer.

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  16. Fed: Economy expanding at 'solid' pace - AG nominee Lynch speaks on ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Politico

    Fed: Economy expanding at 'solid' pace - AG nominee Lynch speaks on immigration and more - Democrats likely to block House immigration bill FED: ECONOMY EXPANDING AT 'SOLID' PACE: The Federal Reserve said today that more jobs are being added and the unemployment rate is continuing to improve. Inflation is also declining, primarily due to dropping oil prices.

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  17. Re-Election Behind THem, Dems Defend Exec Amnesty in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Breitbart.com

    With former-Sen. Scott Brown nipping at her heels in the midterm election, New Hampshire Democrat Sen. Jeanne Shaheen came out against President Obama's executive amnesty. In September, she was even one of five Democrats to vote for a motion from Sen. Ted Cruz intended to block Obama from moving ahead with the action.

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  18. Dems likely to block House immigration billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Politico

    Senate Democrats sound increasingly likely to prevent the House's Homeland Security funding bill from even coming to the Senate floor for debate, which would mark their second filibuster of the young Congress. Democrats on Tuesday laid out their opposition to the House's funding bill in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , urging him to rid the Department of Homeland Security bill of the policy riders that would block the president's executive actions that shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation.

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  19. DoD's $585B budget cuts benefits, boosts procurement - Obama to...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Politico

    DoD'S $585B BUDGET CUTS BENEFITS, BOOSTS PROCUREMENT: The Pentagon plans to propose a fiscal 2016 budget of $585 billion - about $35 billion above the caps mandated under sequestration, according to draft budget documents. The defense budget request, set to be unveiled on Monday, includes $534.3 billion for the base budget and $50.9 billion for the supplemental Overseas Contingency Operations account to fund the war in Afghanistan and other counterterrorism operations, according to draft Pentagon comptroller briefing highlights obtained by POLITICO.

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  20. Shaheen reintroduces veterans benefits billRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has reintroduced legislation to extend veterans benefits to same-sex couples and their families regardless of where they live. The Charlie Morgan Military Spouses Equal Treatment Act is named after a New Hampshire National Guard officer who died in 2013 after a battle with breast cancer.

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