Author: Christian Wade

Democrats rip New Hampshire GOP over political maps

Democrats are accusing New Hampshire’s Republican legislative leaders of “gerrymandering” new political maps for the state’s congressional districts. On Wednesday, a GOP-led committee tasked with redrawing the state’s political boundaries based on the 2020 census results released proposed new maps for the 1st and 2nd Congressional Districts that¬†will guide elections for the next decade. The […]

New Hampshire Lottery expands sports wagering

New Hampshire is expanding sports wagering by adding a new retail location where consumers can go to place bets on games. The New Hampshire Lottery announced on Monday that it is adding a Dover retail sportsbook operation in cooperation with DraftKings and Manchester-based Filotimo Casino & Restaurant, which will host the new establishment. The move […]

Maine leaders praise Canadian border reopening

Maine’s political leaders are praising the federal government’s decision to lift the border closure with Canada, saying the move is “long overdue.” On Tuesday, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said in a statement that beginning next month, it will allow travelers from Mexico and Canada “who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to enter the […]