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To the Editor: My name is Terry Wolf and I am a Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. There are six seats to represent Bedford. I have lived in Bedford with my family for thirteen years. During that time I have been an …

Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: For State Senate I am looking for the person that best supports our public schools. Of course there are other important issues but, having two boys in …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: Apparently politicians and candidates are under the impression that the only thing women care about is access to abortion and free contraception. It is now to the …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: In letters to the editor, local radio interviews, and campaign advertisements, Democrat party supporters have praised the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.” In contrast, Republican …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: The closest race of the 2012 election, between Lee Nyquist and Andy Sanborn for Bedford’s State Senate District 9, ended in a recount with Sanborn ahead by …
Thursday, October 23, 2014
To the Editor: I have been a resident of Bedford for over 50 years. My children were raised here, and my grandchildren are currently Bedford students. New Hampshire was a …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: In this time if fractious politics, it’s easy to forget what actually unites us for the common good. On October 29, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: One Saturday my son and I were driving back from the Bedford Transfer Station and our truck broke down on Chubbuck Road. While we contemplated how we …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: On Nov. 4th we will choose our Governor, Senators and House Reps (both State and Federal), and several other offices, including Executive Councilor. On that day we …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Is it too much to ask that Scott Brown, a candidate for the United States Senate from New Hampshire, set forth his positions on major foreign policy …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: As leader of the State senate, Maggie worked with Governor Lynch to produce good legislation and stop much but not all of the crazy agenda of the …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Citizens of Bedford, we hope you will again partner with Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts during our annual Scouting for Food Drive. This is a …
Thursday, October 16, 2014
To the Editor: Just a note to express my thoughts as to the rules regarding the rotary at Meetinghouse Road in Bedford. Evidently some people who are traveling east on …
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
To the Editor: Thank you for electing me to be a delegate to the Republican Convention. I arrived to a packed hall with high energy and diverse views. After heated …
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
To the Editor: Maggie Hassan has been an excellent governor, in the tradition of John Lynch, and she deserves our support for re-election. With a bipartisan approach, she has demonstrated …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
To the Editor: In a Bedford paper last week, resident Dante D’Amato chides Democratic candidates for not writing letters to the editor favoring the Affordable Care Act. Here’s one. Here …
Thursday, October 2, 2014
To the Editor: You know that amusing TV commercial that asks whether you should let your auto mechanic remove your appendix and have your doctor repair your car? I have …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
I wish to thank all of the Bedford residents who supported and voted for me for me in the primary, as well as those who have supported me for the …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: At a time when corporations are “making more money than ever before yet paying a lower share of the overall U.S. tax pie” (Time), Lawyer Schappals turns …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: It is said that ‘all politics is local’. Well, if politics are local, then I think that politicians – the people that represent me and my interests …
Thursday, September 25, 2014
To the Editor: The new Common Core Standards has generated controversy around the country. In a recent Huffington Post article, “How the Common Core Lost Teacher Support” Peter Green explains …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: Sincere thanks to the residents of Bedford from the Schneller family and state representative candidate John Schneller. My family and I started a race in July that …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: With the help of a generous community, Share prepared 238 students for the start of the new school year by providing backpacks and school supplies. Working with …
Thursday, September 18, 2014
To the Editor: Northern Iraq; ISIS; Syria, Gaza. The world is a dangerous place and there is enough geo-political instability to give one nightmares. I want our elected officials to …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: Forty years ago this month I started Medical school. Since that time there has been phenomenal changes in medical technology and the delivery of healthcare, saving and …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: Lawyer Julia Schappels may have her day in court where she defends the ‘inversion’ principle of tax evasion whereby a corporation moves its headquarters overseas to avoid …
Thursday, September 11, 2014
To the Editor: During its August Board of Directors meeting, the Bedford Taxpayers Association developed a list of recommended candidates for the State Primary Election. Before deliberating, Directors noted the …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: I’m supporting Melissa Stevens for State Representative, for many reasons – and not just because she is my wife. Although I’ve been associated with politics for much …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: I, John Schneller, am running for state representative in the town of Bedford and I am asking for your vote. I am a conservative Republican. I received …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: The Rev. Gannon should learn realities about global business before lambasting Scott Brown for his affiliation with Kadant Inc. and its overseas activities. A substantial portion of …
Thursday, September 4, 2014
To the Editor: My name is Terry Wolf and I am a Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. This year there are twelve Republican candidates for six seats …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: I am running again this year for State Senate and I respectfully request your vote. Bedford citizens are proud of the town they have built together. Award-winning …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Category: news Email: jimmymac97@comcast.net Firstname James Lastname McGuire Mediacaption: Mediacredit: Title/Headline: Thanks to Bedford for Supporting my Eagle Project Location: Bedford, NH Article Text: I would like to thank the …
Thursday, August 28, 2014 | James McGuire
To the Editor: Are you still trying to decide between Scott Brown and Jeanne Shaheen? Consider their experience as elected government officials. Brown was rejected recently by Massachusetts voters after …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: Linda is firmly rooted in New Hampshire. She is a lifelong resident, the daughter of a dairy farming family who grounded her in the Granite State and …
Thursday, August 28, 2014
To the Editor: It is often said that all politics is local. Considering the current state of chaos and division in the world and in our nation as well as …
Friday, August 22, 2014
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