Author Archives: Julie Smiley

SB 3 is Voter Suppression – Take Action!

NH SB 3, a bill that will substantially increase restrictions on voting registration, has gained national attention from Priorities USA, who state the bill is simply ‘voter suppression’.

While there is no evidence to support claims of voter fraud in NH and elections see extremely low voter turnout, it cannot benefit democracy to increase voting restrictions.  read more

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NH Grassroots Phonebanking from Home

Do something highly impactful from home! Join one of Granite State Progress‘ ongoing phone-banks calling constituents in the districts of key legislators and “patching” them through to speak to their legislator. Happening every Tuesday and Wednesday evening in March, from 4:30 – 7:30 PM, from the comfort of your own home. Email tim@granitestateprogress.org for more information. read more

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Protect Reproductive Rights in NH

Call to Action from the ACLU of New Hampshire.

As early as next Wednesday, March 8, the New Hampshire House of Representatives will vote on a bill (HB 578) introduced to restrict the right of women to make private medical decisions later in pregnancy and to chip away at abortion rights in New Hampshire. read more

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Permitless Carry – Governor Action

SB12 permit less carry will hit Governor Sununu’s desk any day now. The NH chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense are still asking everyone to call the Governor’s office 603-271-2121 to urge him to VETO SB12. Please continue to ask family and friends to call. read more

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Call to ACTION SB-12

NH police chief association speaks out against SB 12 – repealing the permitting requirement for concealed carry. Call Governor Sununu’s office ASAP. This bill is waiting on his signature. He’s indicated he will sign it. SB 12 will allow minors and people with various violent misdemeanor charges to legally carry a concealed weapon. PLEASE CALL TODAY, 603-271-2121. This is a dangerous bill.
“We doubt most citizens and responsible gun owners agree with children and violent criminals carrying loaded guns,” the statement said. “We would suggest people immediately call the governor’s office to stop this dangerous bill.” Please read article to learn more, http://www.eagletribune.com/news/nh-police-chiefs-warn-about-gun-bill/article_dcaa21ba-18e5-536d-b3e5-dd5b6cfe7032.html read more

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