Distant Dome with Garry Rayno

Bipartisanship – that oh-so-dirty word in Concord and DC

Monday, October 8, 2018 Garry Rayno 0
To be a good investment, candidates have to be in the majority to push through the funders’ agendas. Campaigns become do or die battles for the two parties who seek to make their advantage permanent either by gerrymandering districts, suppressing voting blocks or stacking the Supreme Court with liberal or conservative judges. READ MORE
Distant Dome with Garry Rayno

Five weeks to make NH lawmakers work for you

Sunday, September 30, 2018 Garry Rayno 0
Numerous candidate and issue forums will be held, and the news media will seek voter input for questions and issues they want raised during candidate debates or interviews: All opportunities to question candidates on issues important to the state and to families. READ MORE
Distant Dome with Garry Rayno

Dome advice for Molly Robert, named NH’s ‘Governor for a Day’

Monday, June 4, 2018 Carol Robidoux 0
Garry Rayno’s Distant Dome runs exclusively on Manchester Ink Link and InDepthNH.org, where Rayno will explore a broader perspective on State House – and state – happenings. Over his three-decade career Rayno has closely covered the NH State House for the New Hampshire Union Leader and Foster’s Daily Democrat, and his coverage spanned the news spectrum, from local planning, school and select boards, to national issues such as electric industry deregulation and Presidential primaries. He is former editor of The Hillsboro Messenger and Assistant Editor of The Argus-Champion. Rayno graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a BA in English Literature and lives with his wife Carolyn in New London. READ MORE