It’s A Shell Game Once Again

It’s A Shell Game Once Again

The Governor claims his proposed 2022-2023 budget provides $15 million in additional aid to municipalities based on anticipated increases in meals and rooms tax revenues over the next biennium. Yet he brags of cutting the Meals and Rooms Tax by a half percent (a...
How To Kill A Bill. Let Me Count The Ways.

How To Kill A Bill. Let Me Count The Ways.

SB 79 to authorize the moderator to verify the machine count is being held in committee awaiting the outcome of other legislation. Efforts to restore the authority of the moderator to verify the vote count has a long history since 2016 when the Secretary of State...

Was Your Vote Counted Correctly?

Senate Bill 79, which restores the authority of the moderator to verify the machine count after an election, was heard on Monday, Jan 25, by the Senate Election Law Committee.   You can read the SB79 Hearing Report.  Thanks to all of you who signed in to...
To Work Democracy Requires Voter Confidence

To Work Democracy Requires Voter Confidence

For many years now I have been working to get the NH Legislature to allow election moderators the option to verify that the Accu-vote ballot counting computers are working as intended. Support is building in the legislature for this idea and, with the events last...