Archive of: Opinion

Issue

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April 4 2014

A strong minimum wage helps the whole economy

Businesses, workers, communities all benefit from a higher wage

Lure of casino gambling remains fool’s gold April 4 2014

Lure of casino gambling remains fool’s gold

Anybody with even a basic knowledge of finance or the casino industry knows that gambling is the equivalent of financial strip mining

April 4 2014

It’s time to abolish New Hampshire’s death penalty

Eliminating state executions says nothing about criminals who kill, but it says a great deal about a society that does not

April 4 2014

How businesspeople can prepare students for college, career

N.H. Scholars program seeks business leaders to open minds to career possibilities that exist right here in New Hampshire

April 4 2014

Peter T. Paul, Dan Innis and questions of ethics

Should Paul’s $500k Super PAC raise concerns?

March 21 2014

Wind farm opponents and property rights

The effort to stop certain energy projects has now taken a destructive turn

March 21 2014

Electric co-op’s rates are based on fairness

Our charges are designed to more equitably allocate costs

March 21 2014

It’s time for N.H. to encourage benefit corporations

They have the added duty to pursue an environmental and social benefit in addition to shareholder value

March 21 2014

Payroll cards benefit employers and employees

Prepaid cards in general, and payroll cards in particular, are an undoubted win for individuals and families

March 7 2014

Women face a job gap, not a wage gap

If women continue to go into health care rather than manufacturing, human resources rather than engineering, we will continue to see a disparity in pay