Weekly N.H. News Roundup: February 1, 2019 | New Hampshire Public Radio

Weekly N.H. News Roundup: February 1, 2019

Feb 1, 2019

The N.H. Republican Party gets a new leader, who's now charged with building up the party's bank account. Senator Jeanne Shaheen announces she'll seek a third term.  We check out who's already on the campaign trail in the Granite State for the first in the nation presidential primary, and who will sit this one out.  And we get some insight into Sunday's Superbowl LIII from the Nashua Telegraph's Tom King, who is covering his tenth Superbowl.


  • Josh Rogers – NHPR’s senior political reporter.
  • Dean Spiliotes - civic scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at SNHU and author of the website NH Political Capital.
  • Trent Spiner – executive editor for the Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News.

Josh Rogers reported on Senator Jeanne Shaheen who is planning to seek a third term. He reported on a "Draft Beto" party in Concord as well.

 The Union Leader reported on the latest paid family leave bill in the legislature. We talked with Tom King of the Nashua Telegraph who is covering his tenth Superbowl. 

Tom King at work in the media center at a previous Superbowl.