Democrat Molly Kelly criticized Republican Gov. Chris Sununu on Wednesday for supporting Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as an FBI...

There was mounting pressure on Republicans on Wednesday to delay hearings on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh because of allegations of sexual...

Former U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., this week said she’s concerned the judicial confirmation process in the U.S. Senate may have been...

Did you hear that Democrat Molly Kelly was a single mom who raised three kids? Or that Republican Gov. Chris Sununu balanced the budget and cut...

With primary voting taking place on Tuesday in New Hampshire, activist groups are working to remind people that they still can vote relatively...

Signs are pointing to a heavier than normal turnout in the Twin States for the midterm elections in November.For starters, 107,637 people voted in...

Two big questions are out there now that Republican Gov. Phil Scott and Democrat Christine Hallquist will face off in November in the race for...

A Dartmouth College lecturer is running a national group that wants to break the divisive gridlock in American politics by electing more...

Democrats thinking about a possible 2020 run for president are beginning to barnstorm through New Hampshire for a bit of politicking and grassroots...

It’s hardly a surprise, but Twin State senators are expressing strong reservations — and in one case outright opposition — to President Donald...

Democrats will have a primary contest in September to choose a successor to outgoing Grafton County Attorney Lara Saffo.Marcie Hornick, a public...

Two Hanover High graduates are competing for the top law enforcement job in New York State. Norwich native Zephyr Teachout, a 1989 Hanover High...

Tunbridge Selectman John O’Brien, the filmmaker who made dairy farmer Fred Tuttle a legend in Vermont politics, is running for the Vermont House.O...

By an almost 2-1 margin, Vermont House lawmakers from the Upper Valley this week voted in support of raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour by...

There’s no denying that Levi Sanders, the son of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is following his father’s playbook as he runs as a Democrat in...

It looks like there will be a contested Democratic primary for the two Vermont House seats representing Hartland and Windsor in Montpelier.Hartland...

The new gun control legislation Gov. Phil Scott signed into law on Wednesday has roiled gun-rights advocates and some Vermont Republicans, with...

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will be in the Upper Valley today, speaking to veterans as part of National Vietnam War Veterans Day, meeting with...

In 1962, as a 30-year-old Edward Moore Kennedy was running for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, his Democratic primary opponent delivered a...

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott and New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu are slated to appear together this evening in eastern Grafton County as part of a...

The Vermont Senate Economic Development Committee tonight will hold a public hearing at the Statehouse on a bill to raise the state’s minimum wage...

Remember Ken Dean, the Montpelier Democrat who predicted in May 2016 that Republican Donald Trump could win the presidency by tapping into anger...

The field of Congressional candidates in New Hampshire keeps growing.Former state Rep. Lynne Blankenbeker, R-Concord, this week announced that she,...

U.S. Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., cruised to re-election in 2016, facing no primary or Republican opponent and defeating a fringe candidate with almost...

Democrat Doug Jones’ upset victory over Republican Roy Moore in Tuesday’s Alabama Senate election has energized Democrats around the country.And...

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu enjoyed some facetime with prominent Trump administration officials this week during a trip to Washington.The first...

The 2018 elections are less than a year away, and Portsmouth Democrat Steve Marchand has already been working for months to line up support in his...

Like their colleagues in New Jersey and Virginia, New Hampshire Democrats were energized by election victories on Tuesday. Along with seeing...

Donald Trump came close to winning New Hampshire almost a year ago, but he’s not impressing many voters now, according to the latest Granite State...

Voters in Plainfield, Cornish, Grantham and Springfield have the next month to ponder who they want to represent them in the New Hampshire House.Do...

Hanover Democrat Mike Cryans on Wednesday said he will run next year for the District 1 Executive Council seat, setting up a potential fourth...

Vermont Attorney General TJ Donovan on Wednesday joined 15 other state attorneys general in a federal lawsuit over DACA, the Deferred Action for...

Voters in five Grafton-area towns will go to the polls on Tuesday for a special New Hampshire House election among three candidates.Bridgewater, N...

A former New Hampshire legislator who lost in a crowded Republican primary last year is lining up support — and trying to build name recognition...

White River Junction — More than a decade ago, in the wake of the 9/11 attacks, the U.S. Border Patrol began running a traffic checkpoint along...

A retired Intel employee and a Marine Corps reservist will face off in a special election for a vacant New Hampshire House seat in the Grafton area...

The two Democratic lawmakers who represent the Upper Valley in the U.S. House on Wednesday joined eight colleagues in unveiling a plan to stabilize...

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu was late to the party on Tuesday when he released a letter to U.S. Senate leaders saying he opposed the Senate...

Twin State Democrats are raising major concerns with President Donald Trump’s decision to fire former FBI director James Comey.U.S. Sen. Patrick...

Members of the Vermont House Wednesday evening gave final approval on a 75-71 vote to a bill to legalize possession of one ounce of marijuana, the...

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders was in typical form on Wednesday, speaking at a Capitol Hill rally in favor of a $15 minimum wage and later tweeting out...

How do you become a former Republican senator from New Hampshire? It’s a nonstarter for Vermont residents, but Granite State voters might want to...

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch isn’t having much luck with the Twin State delegation.Most notably, U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., the former...

There’s been lots of attention to voting in New Hampshire, thanks to President Donald Trump’s repeated — and false — claims that there is...

U.S. Sens. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., all voted against the nomination of Rex...

President Donald Trump’s baseless claims of mass voter fraud in November’s elections have riled Twin State officials who made clear on Wednesday...

For the first time in 20 years, the Vermont Senate is being led by a lawmaker who is not from the Connecticut River Valley.For the past six years...

U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., was among the more aggressive questioners of fellow Sen. Jeff Sessions this week in the Alabama Republican’s...

Windsor County election officials spent another long day in Woodstock on Wednesday, laboriously assessing and recounting ballots in the race for...

Democrats in the U.S. House appear to be staying the course, opting on Wednesday to re-elect Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., as the House Democratic...

Tuesday was a tough day for two Democrats who graduated from Hanover High School about a decade apart.In New York’s Hudson River Valley, Fordham...

Hillary Clinton wound up winning New Hampshire over Donald Trump by just 1,437 votes, or 47.5 percent to 47.3 percent, and, for what it’s worth at...

New Hampshire is about to see some big-time campaigning and could play a key role in deciding Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump’s quest for 270...

Republican Donald Trump’s toxic talk, alleged behavior toward women and other missteps appear to have hurt him with New Hampshire voters.But even...

Don’t look for New Hampshire to move toward computerized, touch-screen voting anytime soon.Never mind the expense — new poll results from the...

Former New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu this week endorsed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as more and more Granite State Republicans...

Voters in Vermont can start weighing in on their choices for the general election starting tomorrow.Secretary of State Jim Condos this week said...

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is returning to New Hampshire for a speech this evening at the Laconia Middle School gymnasium.His...

Liberal activists have long had to reconcile how David Koch, one of the industrialist Koch Brothers, is both a mega conservative donor and a major...

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders this week helped launch a new political group, known as Our Revolution, to help working families by pushing progressive...

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