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The N.H. News Recap for May 6, 2022: Abortion, Executive Council News

A group of people standing with signs in Manchester.
Gaby Lozada
A group also gathered in Manchester after International Workers Day to call for better protections and support for unions among workers and immigrants.

The leaked draft of the U.S. Supreme Court opinion targeting Roe v. Wade has led organizers and lawmakers across the country and in New Hampshire to take action. What’s the response been like in the Granite State?

And earlier this week, New Hampshire’s Executive Council voted to move forward with Gov. Chris Sununu’s $100 million dollar housing plan and a $52 million dollar contract for children’s psychiatric services at Hampstead Hospital.

We get the latest news from around New Hampshire on this edition of the N.H. News Recap.


  • Annmarie Timmins, New Hampshire Bulletin
  • Todd Bookman, NHPR

Top stories from around New Hampshire this week

Mary McIntyre is a senior producer at NHPR. She manages the station's news magazines, Morning Edition and All Things Considered. You can email her at
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