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To the Editor: Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean has said Donald Trump should receive the same press scrutiny given to Hillary Clinton. Especially now, with this Sunday's revelation of Trump's undisclosed debts. …

Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: Have you seen your health insurance rates go up? Expect another big increase this year. There has been nothing "affordable" about Obamacare. Even worse is the expanded …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: For the past 40 years, every Presidential nominee, both Democrat and Republican, has released their tax returns. That is, until this year. Despite promising multiple times to …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: High praise for our Manchester VA Medical Center. Despite all the negative reports of the VA nationwide, here in Manchester we have a jewel in the system. …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: Obamacare or the Affordable Care Act was supposed to provide affordable health insurance for every American. Now everyone is realizing that its failure is near. Aetna is …
Sunday, August 28, 2016
To the Editor: Bedford has 16,000 registered voters: 7,800 Republicans, 4,700 Independents, 3,500 Democrats, etc. What is below affects every one of you. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, like many senatorial candidates …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: The average voter or taxpayer might not take the time to pour through government reports to understand where their money is being spent. However, that doesn't mean …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the Editor: I understand that the Bedford Town Council is considering a project to build a pedestrian and bicycle overpass at the intersection of Nashua Road and Route 101. …
Sunday, August 21, 2016
To the editor, It was so wonderful to hear the rhetoric of hope, inclusivity, and strength in diversity at the Democratic National Convention. The Democratic Party is unified and ready …
Saturday, August 13, 2016
To the Editor: New Hampshire's system of education is good. Lee Nyquist favors maintaining our public education system. More important, however, he believes the state must fully fund our public …
Saturday, August 6, 2016
To the Editor: On any day, any and every town of Bedford department can be distinguished as meritorious. Today I speak of the BPD. Our police chief, John J. Bryfonski, …
Saturday, August 6, 2016
To the Editor: The vast majority of gun control proposals seek to circumvent the Constitution's due process protections. Proposals previously enacted obviously have not been a preventative. Unwilling to admit …
Saturday, August 6, 2016
To the Editor: A lack of governing and political experience are among the more profound reasons Donald Trump should not become president. His election would be the equivalent of having …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
To the Editor: Thanks to Sen. Kelly Ayotte, New Hampshire and our country are now one step closer to seeing the opioid crisis eventually become history. Kelly fought hard for …
Saturday, July 30, 2016
To the Editor: Donald Trump is not for New Hampshire or our nation and it starts with his ignorance of almost everything needed to be a president. It is also …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
To the Editor: As a native of New Hampshire, I have always felt that our national representatives need to represent the independence of thought and spirit that characterizes our New …
Saturday, July 16, 2016
To the Editor: On Wednesday, June 29, The Executive Council of New Hampshire thankfully passed state funding for Planned Parenthood. This decision shows how crucial it is to review the …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
To the Editor: "I'm shocked!" The cry of remorse echoes throughout the land. But why? Our entertainment-saturated society has nourished a culture of violence with its explosive destruction of property …
Saturday, July 9, 2016
To the Editor: We are recent newcomers to Bedford and lovers of fine art. One of the best things about our new hometown has been all the interest in and …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: Morally, every individual has the God-given right to defend themselves from those who would take their life, liberty or property. If a person interferes with another who …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: We want to extend our thanks to all who so generously contributed to NH Gives Day on June 7th! We are delighted to report that the Stevens-Buswell …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: As a mom, I am proud of the work Kelly Ayotte is doing to keep us safe. With the attack in Orlando, I worry for the safety …
Saturday, July 2, 2016
To the Editor: When will enough be enough? Americans can no longer consider themselves safe at their university, place of worship, workplace, favorite nightclub, or even their kid's preschool. Every …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: There are a lot of issues I care about, but defending our nation is definitely my top priority. When I enter the voting booth, I vote for …
Thursday, June 23, 2016
To the Editor: High praise for Honor Flight New England. A volunteer organization that has been sending World War II veterans to Washington , D. C., on a complimentary no …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To the Editor: At what point will Sen. Kelly Ayotte renounce her support of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, Mr. Donald Trump? She has stated that she supports him but …
Thursday, June 16, 2016
To the Editor: Does Hassan support women's rights or just women's power? As he did nine months ago, Doctor Goldner's recent letter misconceives the difference between rights and power. Rights …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
To the Editor: I had to share this with someone because it just breaks my heart. If you have ever shopped at Hannaford supermarket on Colby Court in Bedford and …
Sunday, June 12, 2016
To the Editor: As an obstetrician and gynecologist practicing in Manchester for over 34 years, I have firsthand experience dealing with health care policies put into place by our elected …
Saturday, May 28, 2016
To the Editor: Granite Staters will be engaged in one of the most important Senate races of the up-coming 2016 elections. Governor Maggie Hassan challenges incumbent Senator Kelly Ayotte for …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: The Friends of the Stevens-Buswell Community Center (a subcommittee of the Bedford Historical Society) wanted to thank the Mystic Images Salon and Spa in Amherst for hosting …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: I am writing this letter to extend a big thanks to people of the town of Bedford for their generous contributions to help hungry veterans, my senior …
Saturday, May 14, 2016
To the Editor: We were again reminded how fortunate Troop 5 is to be part of Bedford and its surrounding communities. It was yet another record year for us thanks …
Saturday, May 7, 2016
To the Editor: Regarding Mr. Scanlon's April 15th letter to the editor on the U.S. Constitution - Article 2, Section 2 - the president "shall have the power to" nominate …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: The end of March marked "cross over" at the New Hampshire State House and the halfway point of 2016 legislative session. A breakdown of the bills: • …
Thursday, April 21, 2016
To the Editor: As someone who served in local government, I know that it's possible to have disagreements without abandoning the rule book. I think I speak for many Republicans …
Saturday, April 16, 2016
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