Our Friday N.H. News Roundup - Week Of August 5th

Aug 9, 2013

It’s our Friday New Hampshire New Roundup!  Yes it’s early, but conversation is already swirling around possible candidates for next fall’s elections. Meanwhile, another grocery chain, “top and Shop announces closures in New Hampshire, leading to hundreds of layoffs..  And a Concord mom makes headlines, over whether she has the right to pray outside her teen's high school. We'll look at the big stories of the week!

Credit Sara Plourde


  • Ben Leubsdorf: Staff reporter at the Concord Monitor, covering New Hampshire politics and state government
  • Josh Rogers: NHPR’s statehouse reporter.
  • Dean Spiliotes: Civic Scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at Southern New Hampshire University and author of the website NHPoliticalCapital.com.