Culture

Juneteenth Celebrations around New Hampshire

Now a federal holiday, Juneteenth, which commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, is a “day of action,” according to President Biden, who signed the June 19 holiday into law yesterday. “We can’t rest until the promise of equality is fulfilled for every one of us in every corner of this nation. That to me is the meaning of Juneteenth. That’s what it’s all about.”  READ MORE

Government

Governor’s LEACT Commission members ‘appalled’ by gutting of provisions to Senate bill

Four members of Governor Sununu’s Commission on Law Enforcement Accountability, Community, and Transparency have released the following statement on the Senate Judiciary Committee’s 3-2 March 10 vote to adopt an amendment to Senate Bill 96 that stripped key recommendations made by the LEACT Commission and instead replaced them with a study commission. READ MORE