March 2017 Minutes

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January 2017 Minutes

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ACLU Call to Action on Reproductive Rights

There will be an Executive Session on SB 66 — fetal personhood — on Tuesday, May 9. SB 66 would provide that a fetus should be included in the definition of “another” for the purposes of first and second degree murder, manslaughter, negligent homicide, and causing or aiding suicide. SB 66 is unnecessary and inconsistent with current law, and if passed will have consequences that threaten the rights and health of women in our state. read more

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People’s climate marches draw crowds in Concord

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Politics and the Press

The Amherst Democrats will be presenting a panel discussion on politics and the press at Souhegan High School on May 10, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  The panel will discuss issues ranging from the role of the press today; what constitutes news; and what obstacles face today’s journalists as they report the news.  Audience members will be able to submit questions to the panel which will be moderated by members of The Claw, Souhegan High School’s digital newspaper. read more

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