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January 25 2013

EB-5 has potential public-funding benefits

The creative use of the EB-5 foreign investment visa offers numerous opportunities to fund worthy projects and create jobs for U.S. citizens

House bill would require state, municipal contractors to use E-Verify for employees January 11 2013

House bill would require state, municipal contractors to use E-Verify for employees

Should businesses that are contracted by the state of New Hampshire or a municipality be required to use the federal E-Verify system to see if their employees are eligible to work in the United States?

Supporters of R&D tax credit proposal come out in force at Senate hearing January 11 2013

Supporters of R&D tax credit proposal come out in force at Senate hearing

There's a good chance the state's research and development tax credit cap will be doubled, at least judging by the support it had before the Senate Ways and Means Committee and by the vote of the panel's members, who unanimously and quickly approved the proposal Tuesday after a public hearing at which all but one person testified in favored of it.

Bill to mandate generator-ready gas stations gets cool reception January 11 2013

Bill to mandate generator-ready gas stations gets cool reception

New Hampshire gas stations owners are not happy about a bill that might require them to have the kind of wiring that would enable them to install a generator to ensure they would be able to provide gasoline to customers.

Sturm Ruger urges customers to 'Take Action' in gun debate January 11 2013

Sturm Ruger urges customers to 'Take Action' in gun debate

Sturm Ruger & Co. is jumping into the national political debate about gun control by launching an online campaign that urges firearms owners to contact their legislators encouraging them to oppose tougher gun control laws.

January 11 2013

State's second EB-5 investor center awaits OK

Under the little-known EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program, foreign nationals who make qualified investments in American projects are eligible to receive expedited green cards