Sweeney: Newly minted budget expands ‘New Hampshire advantage’

Salem stands to benefit greatly from the actions the Legislature has taken this year, especially with the transformational state budget we just passed. We’re reducing taxes on employers, eliminating the interest and dividends tax over the next five years, and raising the minimum threshold for tax filings so that 30,000 additional Granite State small businesses …

Sweeney: Newly minted budget expands ‘New Hampshire advantage’ Read More »

Cordelli: EFAs give low-income students options for schools

It has long been clear that the four walls of the average classroom do not always meet the needs of each child in even the best school system. New Hampshire Republicans have recognized that and are doing what we can to expand access, increase flexibility, and empower students and their families to best navigate their …

Cordelli: EFAs give low-income students options for schools Read More »

O’Hara: Budget will bring about many positive externalities

Belmont and Laconia can be proud that fiscally responsible decisions were made during our state budget process. We just witnessed the impact that a crisis can have on government spending and response. We took that into consideration and over the next two years we will be adding another $36 million to the state’s Rainy Day …

O’Hara: Budget will bring about many positive externalities Read More »

Abrami: NH state budget cuts taxes, funds essential services

After much work by the House, Senate, and governor an extraordinary budget was passed on June 24.  With revenues at all-time highs in FY2021, this was the year to reduce tax rates. Our business tax revenues have been soaring after a series of business tax rate cuts the last several years aiding in creating a business-friendly …

Abrami: NH state budget cuts taxes, funds essential services Read More »

Leader Osborne Statement on President Biden’s Vaccine Tactics

Concord, NH – Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) released the following statement after President Biden suggested that the Federal Government will go door-to-door instructing unvaccinated individuals to get the COVID-19 vaccine. “The Biden Administration has made it abundantly clear that they are not shy about intruding on Americans’ right to medical privacy. The President’s call …

Leader Osborne Statement on President Biden’s Vaccine Tactics Read More »

House Majority Leader Reacts to Supreme Court Decision on SB3

Concord, NH – House Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) and Election Law committee chair Rep. Barbara Griffin (R-Goffstown) released the following statement after the Supreme Court decision ruling SB3 unconstitutional:  Majority Leader Jason Osborne: “I am extremely disappointed in this ruling on our efforts to ensure integrity and fairness in our elections. New Hampshire consistently …

House Majority Leader Reacts to Supreme Court Decision on SB3 Read More »

House Majority Leader Statement on Supreme Court Case

Concord, NH – House Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) released the following statement after the Supreme Court of the United States rejected hearing New Hampshire v. Massachusetts: “I am disappointed in the decision today by the Supreme Court allowing Massachusetts to continue extracting their income taxes from New Hampshire residents who do not set foot …

House Majority Leader Statement on Supreme Court Case Read More »

House Republicans Applaud Signing of State Budget Into Law

Concord, NH: Speaker Sherman Packard (R-Londonderry) and Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) released the following statement after Governor Sununu Signed HB 1 and HB 2 into law: Speaker Sherman Packard: “Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed an historic budget that is balanced and fiscally responsible. Today, Governor Sununu signed this transformational budget package into law. …

House Republicans Applaud Signing of State Budget Into Law Read More »

House Majority Leader Comments on Passage of Budget Bills

Bedford, NH- NH House Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) released the following statement in response to the passage of HB1 and HB2, the state budget bills. “With over $170 million in tax cuts across the board, this budget is a major win for every single taxpayer in this state. Every single House member can proudly …

House Majority Leader Comments on Passage of Budget Bills Read More »

House Majority Leader Applauds Committee Vote on SB3

Concord, NH- House Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) released the following statement in response to the House Ways and Means Committee voting 23-0 to pass SB3, clarifying the tax treatment of the Federal Paycheck Protect Program loans. “I commend the extensive work the Ways and Means committee put into SB3 to ensure this is the …

House Majority Leader Applauds Committee Vote on SB3 Read More »

Republican Leaders Reject Washington Infringement on 2nd Amendment Rights

Concord, NH- House Majority Leader Jason Osborne (R-Auburn) and Chairman of House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee Daryl Abbas (R-Salem) released the following statements after the Criminal Justice Committee passed SB154, prohibiting the state from enforcing a Presidential Executive Order that restricts or regulates the right of the people to keep and bear arms, …

Republican Leaders Reject Washington Infringement on 2nd Amendment Rights Read More »

House Leadership Slams Democrats for Opposing Protections for Granite State Taxpayer

Bedford, NH- Deputy Majority Leader Fred Doucette (R-Salem) released the following statement after House Democrats denied Granite Staters the opportunity to vote on two constitutional amendment-concurrent resolutions (CACRs) that would prohibit an income tax and a broad-based sales tax.  “After two years of House Democrats’ relentless attacks on the New Hampshire advantage, it’s not surprising that …

House Leadership Slams Democrats for Opposing Protections for Granite State Taxpayer Read More »