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Governor Lynch Announces $13.8 Million Unaudited Surplus

Despite significant financial challenges in the state budget, Governor John Lynch announced Tuesday that the unaudited financial statement for Fiscal Year 2012 shows the state has a surplus of $13.8 million. The Governor credits the surplus to aggressive scrutiny of

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Lynch Vetoes Fetal Homicide Act

Governor Lynch Vetoed HB 217 which would have allowed prosecutors to apply the state’s homicide statutes, from murder to negligent homicide, to people who cause the death of a fetus eight weeks or older. Under current New Hampshire criminal law,

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Governor Lynch Vetoes Bill Banning Partial Birth Abortions

On Friday, Governor Lynch vetoed HB 1679 a bill, which requires a pregnant woman suffering from a lifetime threatening illness to be examined by a qualified physician and be examined by a second, non-affiliated physician to document that the mother’s

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