GenCourtMobile: New Tool for Liberty Activists

GenCourtMobile: New Tool for Liberty Activists

BARRINGTON – GenCourtMobile is a new mobile phone application integrated with the New Hampshire State Legislature’s website (aka “the General Court“).  It makes it significantly easier to keep track of legislation, committee hearings, and legislator details on a smart phone. In addition to being optimized for mobile phone viewing, it offers a number of features that […]

NHLA Honored A Record-Breaking Number

NHLA Honored A Record-Breaking Number

CONCORD – The New Hampshire Liberty Alliance held its annual fundraiser, the Liberty Dinner, on Sunday, July 19th at the Bektash Shriners Center in Concord, NH.  Attendance was over 200, significantly higher than the past several years. The NHLA honored a record-breaking number of pro-liberty State Representatives for their voting record in the past legislative […]

Liberty Forum FTW!!

Issue #30 – Thursday, March 12, 2015 By Sandy Pierre I’ve attended all of the Free State Project’s eight New Hampshire Liberty Forums (yes, I know that technically the plural of “forum” is “fora”; I’m using the vernacular intentionally, deal with it). I helped to organize the first one, and put together the printed program […]

Liberty Forum Media Roundup

Liberty Forum Media Roundup

MANCHESTER – The eighth annual NH Liberty Forum wrapped up Sunday, March 8, and by numerous accounts was a moving experience for many attendees.  It was also the most well-attended of all Liberty Forums to date, and the most covered by mainstream media.  Look for our full report in this week’s issue. In the meantime, […]

Liberty Forum: Moved By Liberty

Liberty Forum: Moved By Liberty

MANCHESTER – The eighth annual New Hampshire Liberty Forum returns next week. This liberty-focused conference is put on each year by the Free State Project as a means of highlighting the state of New Hampshire as one of the world’s premiere destinations for those who place a high value on individual freedom. While the official […]

Liberty Activist Wins in Hillsborough 12

Liberty Activist Wins in Hillsborough 12

Issue #17 – Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 MANCHESTER – Shire Liberty News interviewed Amanda Bouldin, an under-30 first-time Democrat candidate for State Representative in Manchester Ward 5 who beat an opponent with greater name recognition by only eight votes to move on to an uncontested general election. Bouldin was endorsed by the New Hampshire Liberty Alliance. […]

Liberty Ballot: New Tool for New Hampshire Voters

Liberty Ballot: New Tool for New Hampshire Voters

CONCORD – A new website was launched last month: Liberty Ballot.  It enables New Hampshire voters to quickly and easily select their town from a dropdown list. They then get a printable copy of their Sept. 9th primary ballot, prepopulated with liberty-friendly candidates for whom to vote. Shire Liberty News interviewed one of the creators […]

Bitcoin Accepted by New Hampshire Candidates

Bitcoin Accepted by New Hampshire Candidates

Bitcoin, the increasingly popular peer-to-peer, stateless cryptocurrency, has been embraced by New Hampshire political candidates.  In May, the Federal Election Commission made Bitcoin a legal form of currency for campaign contributions. Since then, New Hampshire liberty candidates have wasted  no time adopting its use in their fundraising. According to a recent article on SYS-CON, about […]

Misguided Paycheck Fairness Act Signed by Hassan

Misguided Paycheck Fairness Act Signed by Hassan

CONCORD – Last week, New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan signed Senate Bill 207, otherwise known as the Paycheck Fairness Act, into law.  The bill prevents wage discrimination based on a person’s gender. According to an article in the Union Leader, the Paycheck Fairness Act “was a priority of Senate Minority Leader Sylvia Larsen, D-Concord, and […]

New Hampshire Liberty Alliance Names Legislator of Year

New Hampshire Liberty Alliance Names Legislator of Year

Issue #9 – Thursday, July 17, 2014 CHICHESTER – On Sunday, July 13th, liberty activists from all over the state gathered at the New Hampshire Liberty Alliance’s eleventh annual Liberty Dinner for the unveiling of the 2014 Liberty Rating and the announcement of the Legislator of the Year and Activist of the Year. The event […]