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To the Editor: This coming Tuesday I urge Bedford voters to cast votes for Andy Sanborn for senate and Laurie Sanborn and Terry Wolf for state representative. Andy Sanborn has served Bedford well these past two years. He’s been an independent voice at the State …

Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Seven who serve. These words connote the very meaning and intent of politics and politicians: public service, community involvement, volunteerism, and champions of causes. For this election …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: During the past few weeks, you have heard a lot about the race for State Senate in District 9. Unfortunately, while it should have been about the …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: It’s hard to believe, but the nasty, outrageous, mostly personal political attacks against Republicans, but especially against Andy Sanborn, seem to be worse this year than ever …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: In the last issue of the Journal there was an article expounding on all the reasons why we should not re-elect Senator Shaheen. Every argument was not …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Please consider joining me in supporting Terry Wolf for State Representative. Terry has lived in Bedford for over a decade. I have been fortunate enough to have …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: On Nov. 4, the voters of Bedford will be going to the polls to elect our state representatives as well as our representatives in Washington. I have …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I don’t know about you, but I’m way beyond tired of the insane rhetoric from attorneys and career politicians like Maggie Hassan spouting off that they know …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: In addition to the fine work of the Bedford Police Department, various state law enforcement agencies and school officials at Bedford High and Lurgio on Wednesday (Oct …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I met Terry Wolf well over ten years go. Since then I have seen her around town at school activities, school board meetings and volunteer activities. People …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: You probably noticed that, despite the 4.2 cent NH gas tax increase that went into effect this summer, you are now paying less for gasoline. This is …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: I am writing to express my support for Terry Wolf, Republican candidate for the New Hampshire State House. Having served on two boards with Terry, I’ve had …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: As someone in Bedford that has a chance to see Andy Sandborn’s contributions close up, here is my perspective on Andy’s service. First, Andy works. He understands …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
To the Editor: Maggie Hassan has my vote for governor of our state. In her two years as governor, Governor Hassan has managed to craft an amazing amount of bi-partisan …
Thursday, October 30, 2014
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 …
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
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