Letters to the Editor

Eversource’s ‘bully’ tactics

To the editor: I have been a resident of New Hampshire since 1960. I am currently a selectman in the town of Rumney and feel Burt Cohen’s comments on Eversource were on point (“The arrogance of Eversource,” Feb. 16-March 1…

More on the separation of powers

To the editor: As a member of the House Judiciary Committee and later as its chair, I thank you for the excellent article regarding the Brock impeachment (“New Hampshire’s impeachment crisis of 2000,” March 16-29 NH Business Review). But I…

The price of low corporate jet fees

To the editor: In response to your articles published Feb. 27, 2018 and May 24, 2017 about the disparity of jet fees between New Hampshire and Massachusetts — $300,000 registration fee in New Hampshire, versus $300 in Massachusetts: That is…

‘False and misleading’ gun column

To the editor: I find it quite disturbing that you would let an article, such as Brad Cook’s, be written in your publication (“It’s time for gun controls,” March 2-15 NH Business Review). There were so many false and misleading…

The SEC’s ‘lazy’ Northern Pass ruling

To the editor: New Hampshire is CLOSED for Business Over the last few months there has been a lot of attention focused on New Hampshire’s bid for an Amazon facility, and an effort to portray New Hampshire as a great…

End the meals and rooms tax vendor fee

To the editor: In 1967, New Hampshire enacted a sales tax. It’s only on prepared meals, room and vehicle rentals. We pay 9 percent, which goes into state coffers – well, most of it. Businesses offering the aforementioned retain a…

Can NH shape its own destiny?

To the editor: New Hampshire is a state I love. My family has lived here for more than 10 generations. Therefore, it truly saddens me that my own son and daughter are among a generation that is vanishing before our…

It’s not a ‘ratepayer victory’

To the editor: This is a response to D. Maurice Kreis’s “A Northern Pass Ratepayer Victory” (Nov. 24-Dec. 7 NH Business Review): Those with Eversource/PSNH easements burdening their properties, who would bear the brunt of the industrial ugliness of the…

Of electric bills and healthcare

To the editor: Re the Oct. 13-26 issue. I wish to comment on the article, “Truth and Tales about Electricity” and separately about the letter by Ted Sares (“Other nations’ health systems work better than ours”). Mr. Kreis wrote a…