Weekly N.H. News Roundup: August 25, 2017
Just weeks before the controversial new voting law, known as SB3, is to go into effect, two lawsuits are challenging its constitutionality. One legal challenge comes from the New Hampshire Democratic Party, the other on behalf of the League of Women Voters of New Hampshire and three individual would-be voters.
Nine states, including New Hampshire, that are part of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) agree to reduce carbon dioxide emissions an additional 30 percent below 2020 levels by 2030.
Christopher Cantwell, a white nationalist from Keene, who has been in the headlines since the clashes in Charlottesville, is denied bond by a judge Thursday. He’s being held on three felony charges.
And we get an update on issues in the news in the Lake Sunapee area and in Laconia.
- Garry Rayno - author of Distant Dome, a Manchester Ink link and indepthnh.org series that explores stories from the NH statehouse.
- Trent Spiner – executive editor for the Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News.
- Britta Greene - NHPR Upper Valley reporter.
- Rick Green - Laconia Daily Sun reporter.