Sununu Reality Check

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NH’s own Betsy DeVos, Edelblut is transforming NHDOE into a political weapon

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When Governor Sununu appointed his former political rival Frank Edelblut as Education Commissioner, many in the state, from parents to teachers to the New Hampshire Board of Education, were left wondering what exactly Sununu’s first agency pick brought to the table. Edelblut had homeschooled his children rather than sending them to any public school in the state, he had never been involved in the issue of education, and his views on education steered away from growing and empowering public schools. In his . . .

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Sununu continues pushing unpopular GOP tax plan to benefit corporate special interests

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In a letter written last Friday, Governor Sununu set himself up to reverse course on the GOP tax plan by falsely blaming the Congressional delegation for the bill’s worst Republican provisions. Sununu has been a strong supporter of the GOP tax plan from day one in spite of the fact that the proposal is one of the most partisan, unpopular bills in modern American history. Granite Staters will see right through Sununu’s latest effort to muddy the waters and will hold him accountable for his support of this . . .

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Sununu tells a whopper on GOP tax plan

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Today, after his closed-door meeting with Vice President Pence, Sununu tried to grossly mislead the people of New Hampshire about the fact that hundreds of thousands of Granite Staters will be hurt by the GOP tax bill.  Sununu said of the GOP tax bill: “At the end of the day, this will be a net positive for the majority of low and middle income families in this country.” But here are the facts: Reality Check: This bill is projected to raise taxes on households earning less than $75,000 . . .

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Welcome to Sununu Reality Check

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Chris Sununu has a bit of trouble with reality. As governor, he should be fighting for New Hampshire residents, businesses, and economy, but since assuming the job in January, he has been more interested in catering to corporate special interests and his national party backers—including President Trump. Sununu cloaks his actions in a healthy dose of bipartisan doublespeak. But we won’t let him continue his ‘aw shucks’ act anymore. That’s why the New Hampshire Democratic Party is launching, “Sununu Reality . . .

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Helping corporate special interests at the expense of working families

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As part of the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s “Sununu Reality Check” accountability project, we will be highlighting the ways in which Chris Sununu’s out-of-touch policies benefit his friends, family, donors, and corporate special interests instead of average Granite Staters. Each day this week, we will address one of the project’s five areas of concern. Today’s focus is on Sununu’s economic failings: “Governor Sununu has chosen corporate tax breaks over working families over and over again. In doing so, he’s telling the average . . .

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Governor Sununu gets a failing grade on education

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As part of the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s “Sununu Reality Check” accountability project, we will be highlighting the ways in which Chris Sununu’s out-of-touch policies benefit his friends, family, donors, and corporate special interests instead of average Granite Staters. Each day this week, we will address one of the project’s five areas of concern. Today’s focus is on Sununu failing grade on education: “Chris Sununu’s budget featured over $100 million in tax cuts for the top three percent of corporations . . .

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Climate denial and inaction are hurting New Hampshire’s environment

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As part of the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s “Sununu Reality Check” accountability project, we will be highlighting the ways in which Chris Sununu’s out-of-touch policies benefit his friends, family, donors, and corporate special interests instead of average Granite Staters. Each day this week, we will address one of the project’s five areas of concern. Today’s focus is on Sununu’s dangerous refusal to protect New Hampshire’s environment and natural resources: “Governor Sununu’s denial of basic climate science is disqualifying in New . . .

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Putting family, friends, donors & corporate special interests before you

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As part of the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s “Sununu Reality Check” accountability project, we will be highlighting the ways in which Chris Sununu’s out-of-touch policies benefit his friends, family, donors, and corporate special interests instead of average Granite Staters. Each day this week, we will address one of the project’s five areas of concern. Today’s focus is on Sununu’s ethical struggles: “Governor Sununu’s behavior shows he is eager to reward the people who helped make him governor at the expense . . .

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Rising premiums thanks to Sununu’s politics-first approach

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As part of the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s “Sununu Reality Check” accountability project, we will be highlighting the ways in which Chris Sununu’s out-of-touch policies benefit his friends, family, donors, and corporate special interests instead of average Granite Staters. Each day this week, we will address one of the project’s five areas of concern. Today’s focus is on Sununu’s misdiagnosis of New Hampshire’s health care system: “With health care on the line for millions of Americans, Governor Sununu chose to . . .