Archive of: Opinion

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November 1 2013

Medicaid panel lays groundwork for bipartisan agreement

Having more people insured helps everyone, including those not on Medicaid

November 1 2013

Common ground on Medicaid: a difficult task

Compromise should involve reasonable enrollment, cost restraints

October 18 2013

Bipartisan legislative summit offers ray of hope in the North Country

We did precisely what people want politicians to do -- work together to craft public policy by bending our own political philosophies to find common ground

October 18 2013

Limited health networks undo the good of Obamacare

Health insurance companies, like Anthem, are empowered to pick winners and losers among hospitals like ours

October 18 2013

Funding Obamacare: It’s about life

There are countless people who have needed health care, and they had no hope of affording insurance before the ACA

October 18 2013

Why not set the highest educational standards for our kids?

Common Core makes greater demands and raises expectations. There’s nothing wrong with that

October 4 2013

Education tax credit families speak out

‘This program is a creative, innovative and cost-effective way to empower lower-income families to make choices for their children’

October 4 2013

Northern Pass burial is economically unviable

Why apples-to-oranges comparisons to a project in New York are simply wrong

October 4 2013

N.H.’s safety net for children has holes in it

It’s no accident that in 2012 the state had the highest percentage increase of child poverty in the country

October 4 2013

Burying Northern Pass should be N.H.’s decision

The implicit suggestion is that scarring the state’s landscapes is an acceptable subsidy to their bottom line