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The Dartmouth (10/16/19) - Students Reflect on Vaping Health Crisis

Concord Monitor (10/12/19) - Capital Beat: N.H. rolling out e-cigarette regulations as state gets first vaping illness

NH Business Review (10/11/19) - NH Insurance Department’s annual hearing to look at mental health services

NHFPI (10/9/19) - The Potential Impacts of Proposed SNAP Eligibility and Work Requirement Changes on Food Insecurity

Conway Daily Sun (10/9/19) - Vape-related illness hits home in N.H.

NHPR (10/4/19) - N.H.'s DCYF Wants Public Input on How to Improve

Valley News (9/30/19) - NH Insurance Department’s annual hearing’s focus: mental health services

Union Leader (9/29/19) - NH Voices: Dr. Steven Chapman -- Supporting families supports NH's future

Concord Monitor (9/29/19) - State’s marijuana legalization supporters set to pare back approach in 2020

WMUR (9/29/19) - New Hampshire state budget raises smoking age to 19

Seacoast Online (9/26/19) - Exeter Hospital keeps working for merger with WDH, Mass. General

Concord Monitor (9/25/19) - New Hampshire passes budget, this time with governor’s OK

NH Business Review (9/25/19) - 10 NH nonprofits awarded Tufts Health foundation grants

Union Leader (9/24/19) - Tentative state budget deal reached, legislative vote Wed.

Seacoast Online (9/24/19) - Sununu, NH leaders reach budget compromise

Concord Monitor (9/23/19) - Now-disbanded Medicaid work requirement costs New Hampshire $187,000

Sentinel Source (9/23/19) - E-cigarettes not harmless to our children

Concord Monitor (9/23/19) - My Turn: The human consequences of the budget impasse

Monadnock Ledger Transcript (9/22/19) - Recovery Friendly Employers Conference in Jaffrey

NHPR (9/20/19) - AG Objects To Proposed Hospital Merger On Seacoast

NHPR (9/19/19) - N.H. Lawmakers Try - And Mostly Fail - To Override Sununu's Vetoes

Nashua Telegraph (9/17/19) - Students discuss vaping during roundtable session

Union Leader (9/16/19) - NH students speaking out about the realities of vaping

Seacoast Online (9/14/19) - ‘Recovery Rally’ celebrates gains in addiction fight

Fosters (9/12/19) - Workforce shortage challenges felt by NH families

WMUR (9/12/19) - NH health officials issue warning about vaping

Fosters (9/10/19) - Seacoast hospitals make final pitch for Mass General merger

NPR (9/9/19) - Positive Childhood Experiences May Buffer Against Health Effects Of Adverse Ones

Union Leader (9/9/19) - Large crowd turns out for hearing on changes to Seacoast hospitals

Fosters (9/5/19) - NH to get $26M to assist opioid recovery efforts

Valley News (9/5/19) - Shaheen, health officials discuss vaping popularity, dangers

InDepthNH (9/3/19) - Hearing in Exeter on Proposed Hospital Transactions Sept. 9

Manchester Ink Link (8/31/19) - CDC issues warning after outbreak of vaping-related illnesses

Sentinel Source (8/31/19) - CDC investigating possible vape-related lung disease

AP News (8/30/19) - Hospitals in Vermont and New Hampshire considering mergers

Valley News (8/28/19) - Hospitals in southern Windsor County and Claremont in talks

Union Leader (8/27/19) - Funding to boost DCYF staffing has led to three new hires so far

Valley News (8/26/19) - Dartmouth doctor reiterates risks of e-cigarettes for youths

Concord Monitor (8/23/19) - Illinois patient’s death may be first in U.S. tied to vaping

Conway Daily Sun (8/21/19) - E-cigarettes on the rise; new law to restrict use by youth

KFF (8/20/19) - A Comprehensive Review of Research Finds That the ACA Medicaid Expansion Has Reduced the Uninsured Rate and Uncompensated Care Costs in Expansion States, While Increasing Affordability and Access to Care and Producing State Budget Savings

Valley News (8/13/19) - Health care providers hope Medicaid rate increases remain in final N.H. state budget

Concord Monitor (8/12/19) - New N.H. law regulates health care mergers

NHPR (8/12/19) - New Law Prohibits Vaping In New Hampshire Schools

Concord Monitor (8/9/19) - Youth electronic cigarette, vaping use on rise in N.H.

Concord Monitor (7/31/19) - State to appeal Medicaid expansion work requirement ruling

Manchester Ink Link - (7/30/19) - State budget impasse imperils healthcare, say experts

The Hill (7/29/19) - Federal judge strikes New Hampshire's Medicaid work requirements

Concord Monitor (7/29/19) - Judge blocks N.H. Medicaid work requirements

NHPR (7/29/19) - Federal Judge Blocks N.H. Medicaid Work Requirement

NHPR (7/23/19) - N.H.'s Medicaid Work Requirement Goes Before Federal Judge

Union Leader (7/22/19) - Medicaid service upgrades become NH law

Franklin Pierce School of Law (7/19/19) - NH Medicaid Granite Advantage Program Update: Work and Community Engagement Requirements Temporarily Suspended

NHPR (7/18/19) - As Lobbying in N.H. Grows More Complex, It's Nearly Impossible to Follow the Money

NHPR (7/12/19) - Shaheen Unveils $63 Billion Plan to Combat Drug Addiction

AP News (7/12/19) - Shaheen announces broad legislation to address addiction

WMUR (7/12/19) - Shaheen unveils $63 billion, 10-year plan to hasten, broaden battle against substance abuse epidemic

The Center Square (7/10/19) - Sununu signs bill delaying Medicaid work requirement

NHPR (7/9/19) - Sununu To Sign Bill To Protect Health Coverage for Those With Pre-existing Conditions

Eagle Tribune (7/9/19) - Sununu Signs Bill Delaying Medicaid Work Requirement

Valley News (7/7/19) - N.H. Medicaid work requirement facing crucial test

Conway Daily Sun (7/2/19) - Sununu vetoes compromise N.H. budget

NHPR (7/1/19) - State Officials: Only Those Who 'Choose Not to Comply' Will Lose Coverage Under New Medicaid Rule

NHPR (7/1/19) - N.H. Lawmakers Approve Changes To Medicaid Work Requirement Rules

Union Leader (6/30/19) - Child advocate to kids from juvenile justice system: We need your voice

AP News (6/30/19) - Gov. Sununu vetoes budget, says it would kill jobs

KPVI (6/28/19) - Study: New Hampshire remains top state for children's well-being

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript (6/25/19) - The River Center: Deepest respect for the grandparents who find themselves parenting their grandchildren

Seacoast Online (6/22/19) - Smoking age increase added to NH budget ahead of Thursday vote

AP News (6/20/19) - Deal reached on Medicaid work requirements

NHPR (6/20/19) - Federal Government Sending $35 Million to N.H.'s Statewide Addiction Treatment Program

Seacoast Online (6/20/19) - NH ranked #1 in child well-being

NHPR (6/19/19) - Report: N.H.'s Economic Well-Being Declining, But N.H. Kids' Well-Being Still #1

NHPR (6/18/19) - Confusing Letters, Frustrated Members: N.H.'s Medicaid Work Requirement Takes Effect

Union Leader (6/18/19) - NH leads on well-being but slides back on some factors

US News (6/17/19) - Children in New England States Have the Best Well-Being

Laconia Daily Sun (6/17/19) -  County lags in some areas of child well-being

Public News Service (6/17/19) - New Hampshire Tops Nat'l. List for Child Well-being

Manchester Ink Link (6/17/19) - Survey says: NH No. 1 for overall child wellbeing, but needs better support system

Union Leader (6/16/19) - Spreading the word on Medicaid work requirement proves challenging

Concord Monitor (6/5/19) - Restore funding for HIV/STD prevention program in New Hampshire

Concord Monitor (6/4/19) - Public hearing on Concord’s $66.5M budget set for Thursday

Fosters (6/2/19) - Opioid crisis, system shortfall wounds New Hampshire’s children

Union Leader (5/31/19) - Dave Solomon's State House Dome: Medicaid work rule now in effect

Union Leader (5/30/19) - 2,000 vacancies represent size of systemic problem for Granite Staters

Concord Monitor (5/28/19) - Senate Finance Committee approves psych facility compromise

Seacoast Online (5/28/19) - Senate committee backs 25-bed facility to replace Secure Psychiatric Unit

NHPR (5/28/19) - Epping Teens Weigh In On Lawmakers' Plans To Tackle Vaping

Concord Monitor (5/26/19) - Discipline or treatment? Schools rethinking vaping response

Union Leader (5/25/19) - Signing dispute holds up DCYF bill

NHPR (5/24/19) - We Asked, You Answered: What Are N.H.'s Workforce Challenges?

NHPR (5/23/19) - In-Depth Day 4: What's Next for New Hampshire's Workforce?

Laconia Daily Sun (5/22/19) - Medicaid must be funded if nursing homes are to survive

NHPR (5/21/19) - In Depth Day 3: Who Are New Hampshire's Untapped Workers?

NHPR (5/20/19) - In Depth Day 2: How N.H. Employers Are Responding to Workforce Challenges

NHPR (5/20/19) - In Depth Day 1: Understanding N.H.'s Workforce Challenges, Including The Statistics And Trends

NHPR (5/20/19) - Sununu Calls for Change to Federal Medicaid Rules on Disability Services

The Berlin Sun (5/18/19) - The state has balanced its budget on the backs of caregivers

Concord Monitor (5/13/19) - Sununu to sign child welfare bills

NHPR (5/9/19) - The Exchange In-Depth: New Hampshire’s Workforce Shortage

NH Business Review (5/9/19) - A plan to ease healthcare workforce shortage

Union Leader (5/8/19) - Bill to reform mental health system for children clears House

Seacoast Online (5/7/19) - Low Medicaid reimbursement rate causing healthcare workforce shortage

Union Leader (5/7/19) - Former U.S. drug czar urges lawmakers to reject legal marijuana

NHPR (5/7/19) - Budget Hearing Draws Health Care Advocates, and Busloads Calling for more School Aid

Concord Monitor (5/6/19) - Health workers, organizations rally for higher health care spending

Union Leader (5/6/19) - Health care workers, patients press lawmakers to boost Medicaid rates

NHPR (5/6/19) - Medical Providers Hope to Keep State Budget Writers' Focus on Workforce Shortage

US News (5/6/19) - Providers, Families Rally for Health Care Workforce Bill

Union Leader (5/5/19) - Building a health care workforce: the real-life implications of inaction

NHPR (5/3/19) - Bill to Hire Dozens of New Employees at DCYF Heads to Governor Sununu

WMUR (5/1/19) - Advocates work to raise awareness of children's mental health

Fosters (4/30/19) - Support for SB 274

Fosters (4/27/19) - Legal marijuana rests in hands of NH Senate

Sentinel Source (4/26/19) - As goes Keene ...: Raising the tobacco/vaping age suddenly has some unexpected allies          

NHPR (4/25/19) - N.H. Senate Passes Bill to Restrict Access to Vaping Devices for Minors

AP News (4/23/19) - NH Senate hears plenty from opponents of legal pot

Valley News (4/23/19) - Opponents to N.H. marijuana legalization show up in force at hearing

NHPR (4/23/19) - Parity for Mental and Physical Care Coverage in N.H. Still A Work In Progress

Concord Monitor (4/18/19) - Concerns about costs rise as Concord hub-and-spoke system gains steam

Concord Monitor (4/15/19) - Data shows that children need home visiting

NH Business Review (4/15/19) - What will be in the NH Senate’s budget?

Sentinel Source (4/5/19) - A hike in state Medicaid rates is long past due

WMUR (4/4/19) - Marijuana legalization passes NH House, but support may be fading

NHPR (4/4/19) - N.H. House Votes to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Nashua Telegraph (4/3/19) - Tobacco law headed for vote

Union Leader (4/3/19) - Nashua is one step closer to fining smoking, vaping teens

Union Leader (4/2/19) - Sununu calls on lawmakers to fund $26M secure psychiatric hospital

Manchester Ink Link (4/1/19) - $45K Manchester Community Health Center grant for pregnany moms and babies with SUD

Conway Daily Sun (3/29/19) - Senate passes a backstop bill to protect the insured

NHPR (3/27/19) - N.H. House Panel Passes Marijuana Legalization Bill, Reworks Tax Structure

Union Leader (3/23/19) - Beyond the Stigma: 'Everyone deserves to be happy,' says UNH student with anxiety disorder

Eagle Tribune (3/23/19) - N.H. lawmakers should support Family Resource Centers

Eagle Times (3/15/19) - Children's health data shows a need for statewide access to services

Manchester Ink Link (3/11/19) - Springing forward with Medical Matters

Nashua Telegraph (2/25/19) - Let’s keep our kids in school

Concord Monitor (2/21/19) - Hope for an improved child behavioral health system

NH Business Review (2/15/19) - NH urgently needs to reform school discipline

Nashua Telegraph (2/13/19) - NH health care worker shortage

Concord Monitor (2/12/19) - State's school discipline system is in need of reform

NHPR (2/11/19) - With Marijuana Legalization Across All Borders, What Does It Mean For N.H.?

NHPR (2/8/19) - New Data Shows a Widespread NH Shortage of Health Care Workers

NHPR (2/8/19) - Lawmakers hear testimony on bill that would raise the smoking age to 21 in NH

Union Leader (2/7/19) - Young voices back in battle to raise smoking age to 21

Public News Service (2/6/19) - Hearing for NH Bill to Repeal Medicaid Work Requirement

NHPR (2/6/19) - NH Lawmakers Debate Repealing Medicaid Expansion Work Requirement

Boston Globe (2/6/19) - New Hampshire's opioid crisis looms over marijuana legalization debate

InDepthNH (2/5/19) - Big turnout for bill to legalize marijuana in New Hampshire

NHPR (2/5/19) - Seabrook resident will join Hassan at State of the Union Address

Union Leader (2/5/19) - Recreational marijuana divdes NH, hopes and fears clash in House drama

Associated Press/Fosters (2/5/19) - NH marijuana bill sparks debate

Nashua Telegraph (2/4/19) - Advocacy group warns against legalization of marijuana

NHPR (2/4/19) - Hundred Seek Addiction Help in First Month of New State Doorway Program

Concord Monitor (2/2/19) - The bipartisan, $100 million plan to bring in health care workers

NHPR (1/28/19) - Report: Services for NH Kids "Tremendously Variable'

Union Leader (1/24/19) - Study shows need for early childhood investment in education in NH

Union Leader (1/17/19) - NH needs to help health care workforce

Associated Press (1/15/19) - Office of Child Advocate Releases First Annual Report

Concord Monitor (1/14/19) - Watchdog report over points to lingering problems at DCYF

NHPR (1/11/19) - Report: NH's Medicaid Work Requirement Will Have Unintended Consequences

Union Leader (1/10/19) - Senator's re-write of Medicaid work requirement under fire from GOP

Monadnock Ledger Transcript (1/8/19) - It's not about medicine, it's about money

Keene Sentinel (1/8/19) - Community Conversation to focus on cannabis legalization

Fosters (1/1/19) - Work requirements now included in new state Medicaid plan


Concord Monitor (12/3/18) - The high costs of legalizing marijuana in New Hampshire

Union Leader (11/3/18) - Critics complain pot report is roadmap to legalization

NHPR (11/2/18) - With Final Report N.H. Pot Legalization Due, Commission Looks to Avoid Consensus

Union Leader (9/17/18) - Opioid crisis places strain on grandparents forced to raise their grandchildren

WMUR (9/17/18) - Grandparents raising grandchildren because of opioid epidemic share stories

Union Leader (9/13/18) - HB 143 Veto Overriden

Concord Monitor (8/28/28) - Michele Merritt: More steps to prevent substance misuse

Manchester Ink Link (8/27/18) - A cornucopia of health care news and views

Keene Sentinel (8/18/18) - Marijuana is topic; awareness, discussion the aim

Laconia Daily Sun (8/16/18) - Laconia envisioned as regional hub for drug treatment and recovery

AP (8/15/18) - New Hampshire crafts spending plan for opioid response grant

Union Leader (7/29/18) - First in the Nation, with room to improve

Rewire (7/10/18) - With New Hampshire's Medicaid Expansion Work Requirements, 'People Will Lose Coverage'

Route Fifty (7/4/18) - Which state ranks highest for child well-being? 

Valley News (6/28/18) - Survey: N.H. Top in Kids' Welfare

WMUR (6/27/18) - Child well-being survey ranks New Hampshire first in US

Public New Service (6/27/18) - NH Tops for Children's Well-Being, but Census Change Raises Concerns

Fosters (6/27/18) - New Hampshire No. 1 in child well-being

Union Leader (6/27/18) - NH ranks first in Kids Count survey of children's well-being

Union Leader (6/22/18) - Prison drug treatment saves lives and makes us safer

Concord Monitor (6/6/18) - Report: Percent of children taken from families from substance abuse doubled in 4 years

Union Leader (6/5/18) - Beyond the Stigma: Opioid epidemic separating more children from their parents

WMUR (6/5/18) - Study shows increasing pressure on families from opioid crisis

Foster's (6/5/18) - Opioid crisis throws grandparents into caregiving positions, study says

WMUR (5/3/18) - NH House passes Medicaid expansion bill

Concord Monitor (5/3/18) - N.H. House quickly passes Medicaid expansion bill

Manchester Ink Link (5/3/18) - Medicaid Expansion Passes NH House

NHPR (5/3/18) - N.H. Houses Passes Medicaid Expansion Bill

Public News Service (5/2/18) - Granite Staters Rally for Medicaid Expansion

U.S. News (5/2/18) - Medicaid Expansion Supporters Rally Ahead of Key Vote

Concord Monitor (5/2/18) - Supporters of expanded Medicaid rally at State House

Union Leader (4/28/18) - Tough issues still to be resolved at the State House

Derry News (4/25/18) - Medicaid expansion chat joins legislators, community members

Keene Sentinel (4/23/18) - Local mental-health organization makes case for Medicaid expansion

WMUR (4/19/18) - Drug courts, Safe Stations at risk if Medicaid expansion is repealed

Manchester Ink Link (4/6/18) - Sununu: ‘Debate is over’ as Alcohol Fund gets 5 year/$50M boost from NH Hospital Asso.

NHPR (4/6/18) - N.H. Hospitals Pledge to Top Off Alcohol Fund for 5 Years

WMUR (4/6/18) - NH hospitals will provide $50 million in drug treatment funding

WMUR (4/5/18) - NH House gives initial nod to Medicaid expansion bill

Seacoast Online (4/1/18) - Toolkits to help moms with SUD

WMUR (3/28/18) - Amended Medicaid expansion heading to House floor

Manchester Ink Link (3/28/18) - A healthy path forward on state's mental health and addiction crisis

The Fix (3/27/18) - Alcohol Issues Overshadowed by Opioid Crisis in New Hampshire

Concord Monitor (3/22/18) - N.H. House punts on marijuana legalization; opts for further study

WMUR (3/22/18) - As opioid crisis persists, alcoholism still state's biggest addiction problem

U.S. News (3/20/18) - Expanded Medicaid Supporters Emphasize Role in Drug Crisis

Public News Service (3/20/18) - NH House Begins Debate on Medicaid Expansion

NHPR (3/12/18) - N.H. House Panel Wants Pot Legalization Bill Shelved

Manchester Ink Link (3/8/18) - Senate passes Granite Advantage Health Care program

Seacoast Online (3/1/18) - Pot legalization bill may be tabled for this year

WMUR (2/19/18) - Policy battles over Medicaid Expansion ramp up ahead of hearing

Concord Monitor (1/31/18) - My Turn: High rates of drug use make this state an island

Seacoast Online (1/27/18) - Thumbs up to educating parents

Fosters (1/23/18) - NH debates lowering drinking age to 20

Valley News (1/10/18) - Jim Kenyon: New Liquor Store May Boost 'Aclohol Fund'

WMUR (1/9/18) - NH House gives initial approval for recreational marijuana bill


Concord Monitor (12/19/17) - Legislators announce bills to help cut neonatal abstinence syndrome in newborns 

NHPR (12/19/17) - UNH Report Raises Alarm Over Rise in Opioid Dependency Among Newborns

Union Leader (12/19/17) - Senators unveil bipartisan prescription for opioid-addicted newborns

Associated Press (12/19/17) - Report: Drug crisis taking toll on NH newborns

WMUR (12/19/17) - Report: Fivefold increase in number of NH newborns with drug condition

Seacoast Online (12/8/17) - Hope on Haven Hill celebrates first anniversary

Keene Sentinel (11/29/17) - Keene Family YMCA to host event on helping people with addictions

NHPR (11/16/17) - N.H. Mulls Over Marijuana Legalization

Concord Monitor (11/15/17) - House committee rejects N.H. marijuana legalization bill

Union Leader (11/14/17) - House committee votes against marijuana legalization bill

Foster's Daily Democrat (11/10/17) - Dover residents honored for health advocacy in N.H.

NHPR (11/04/17) - Opioids & Motherhood: A Sadly Familiar Addiction Story

NHPR (10/24/17) - N.H. Makes Progress With Well-Being of Minority Children, But Could Improve

Manchester Ink Link (10/18/17) - Parent Advocacy Day: ‘I myself have changed my mind about an issue after hearing a personal story from someone’

Concord Monitor (8/16/17) - My Turn: The Price of Big Marijuana 

NPR Here & Now (8/3/17) - New Hampshire is no 'drug-infested den,' state leaders say

NHPR (8/4/17) - After Promising to Solve Opioid Crisis, N.H. Advocates Waiting for Trump to Reach Out

Associated Press (8/3/17) - New Hampshire is no 'drug-infested den,' state leaders say

Washington Monthly (7/31/17) - Curbing Substance Misuse

Rewire (7/24/17) - Some States Are Turning the Tide in Funding Child Care-Others Should Follow

Union Leader (7/22/17) - Tuftonboro police chief fires back at pot lobby

NHPR (7/20/17) - New Futures: Decriminalization Bill Includes Strong Teen Use Prevention

NH1 (07/13/17) - Sununu signs bill providing funding for full day kindergarten in NH

Education Week (07/13/17) - Kids Count Report Finds Positive Gains on Child Well-Being, With Areas of Concern

Christian Science Monitor (06/30/17) - One state’s opioid crisis sheds light on national health-care debate

Associated Press (06/28/17) - New Hampshire law gives grandparents custody preference

NH Journal (06/19/17) - NH ranked best state to raise children, but some state officials say more needs to be done

NH1 (6/16/17) - 1st of its kind in NH: Bill signed creating syringe swapping program

Union Leader (06/15/17) - House, Senate negotiators reach deal on $11.7b budget

CNN (06/14/17) - These states are the best, worst for raising children

Concord Monitor (06/14/17) - Republican budget negotiators finalize $11.7 billion budget

NHPR (06/09/17) - As Final Negotiations Begin, Here's Where Key N.H. Budget Issues Stand

NH Journal (06/06/17) - Alcohol Fund Becomes Latest Political Battle for N.H. Lawmakers During Budget Process

Concord Monitor (05/29/17) - Needle exchanges soon to be law but face limited resources

Foster's Daily Democrat (05/28/17) - NH moves closer to decriminalizing pot

Concord Monitor (05/26/17) - Advocates: Money doesn’t match rhetoric when it comes to Trump, opioids

WMUR (05/26/17) - Shaheen, Hassan discuss opposition to Trump budget in Concord

WMUR (05/25/17) - 'Keno-garten' amendment proposes new way to fund kindergarten

NH Journal (05/18/17) - Grandfamilies in New Hampshire and What They Have to Do With the Opioid Crisis

Keene Ledger Transcript (05/16/17) - Local and state officials discuss opioid crisis

NH1 (05/09/17) - Sununu and HHS Secy. Price teaming up to hear directly about NH's drug crisis war

Concord Monitor (05/09/17) - Shaheen and Hassan: Focus on fixing Affordable Care Act, don’t repeal

Concord Monitor (05/09/17) - Trump pledged to solve the opioid crisis, but is proposing to cut programs that combat it

(05/09/17) - New Futures report discussed live on air

Concord Monitor (05/08/17) - N.H. Loses Billions Each Year Due to Drugs and Alcohol

NH Charitable Foundation (05/08/17) - Economic Cost of Substance Misuse in N.H.: $2.36 Billion Annually

Union Leader (05/08/17) - Substance abuse report claims addiction has NH's economy on the nod

NHPR (05/08/17) - Report: Substance Misuse in N.H. Takes $2.3 Billion Toll on State's Economy

Senator Hassan (05/08/17) - Senator Hassan Statement on New Futures’ Report Detailing Economic Impact of Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Union Leader (05/07/17) - NH cost of drug, alcohol abuse: $2.36 billion

NH Journal (05/07/17) - House Approves Full-Day Kindergarten

Union Leader (04/11/17) - Bradley wants to put the criminal back in pot decriminalization

NHPR (04/24/17) - N.H. Continues To Make Millions Off Alcohol, But Spends Little To Curb Impact

NHPR (04/11/17) - N.H. Senate Weighs Whether to Loosen State's Marijuana Laws

Foster's Daily Democrat (04/05/17) - Rallying for Life Saving Treatment

Foster's Daily Democrat (04/05/17) - Alcohol Fund must be fully funded

Union Leader (03/25/17) - NH alcohol fund faces repeal effort

NH Journal (03/23/17) - House Finance Committee Takes Ax to Gov. Sununu’s Budget Proposal

Concord Monitor (03/ /17) - Editorial: A costly vice for the state

SAM, Smart Approaches to Marijuana Policies (3/17/17) - Marijuana Legalization Bill Defeated in New Hampshire

Union Leader (3/16/17) - NH Business Newsreel: BIA to host legislative forum in Concord

NHPR (02/28/17) - Will Stricter Penalties for Dealers Help Stem N.H.'s Drug Epidemic?

NHPR (02/17/17) - Loosening N.H.'s Marijuana Laws Gets Broad Support During House Hearing

NH Journal (02/15/17) - Dems. Criticize Sununu for Not Fully Funding Alcohol Fund, but Previous Dem. Govs. Also Didn’t Fully Fund It

Concord Monitor (02/12/17) - Sununu’s budget proposal includes funding boost for developmentally disabled 

New York Times (02/10/17) - Addiction Treatment Grew Under Health Law. Now What?
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Seacoast Online (02/09/17) - Share concerns over possible repeal of ACA

NH Journal (02/08/17) - Advocates Say Fully Financing NH Alcohol Fund is Crucial To Stopping Opioid Crisis

NH Public Radio (02/08/17) - What to Watch For as New Hampshire's Budget Season Gets Underway

Union Leader (02/07/17) - Legislators urged to restore law that funded drug treatment programs

Concord Monitor (02/07/17) - Lawmakers add money to alcohol fund for substance abuse treatment

WMUR (02/07/17) - Advocates urge lawmakers to fully fund longstanding state commitment to alcohol, drug abuse prevention, treatment

Union Leader (02/07/17) - Needle exchange bill gets backing in Concord

NH Senate (02/07/17) - RELEASE: Senator Kahn Advocates Full Funding of State’s Alcohol Fund to Provide Critical Prevention and Treatment Resources

NHPR (02/02/17) - Loosening N.H.'s Marijuana Laws Gets Broad Support During House Hearing

Union Leader (02/02/17) - Bill to decriminalize pot has bipartisan support

Concord Monitor (02/01/17) - After 10 years, N.H. opposition to marijuana decriminalization fading away

Union Leader (01/25/17) - Expansion of medical marijuana program debated at State House