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LGBT ally Maggie Hassan declared winner in N.H. gubernatorial race

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
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MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Maggie Hassan has been declared the winner in a hotly contested race to replace retiring New Hampshire Governor John Lynch. [...]

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Marriage equality at stake in New Hampshire gubernatorial race

Saturday, November 3, 2012
Republican N.H. gubernatorial candidate Ovide Lamontagne (left) and Democratic N.H. candidate Maggie Hassan.Photos via Wikimedia.
The outcome of the gubernatorial race in New Hampshire could be crucial in determining the fate of marriage equality in the state, which was the first to have a governor sign it without it being taken away through referendum. [...]

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GOP-dominated New Hampshire House rejects gay marriage repeal

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
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In a dramatic surprise and major victory for supporters of marriage equality for same-sex couples, the Republican-dominated New Hampshire House voted Wednesday (March 21) not to repeal the state’s two-year-old marriage equality law. [...]

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Rally held in NH to repeal same-sex marriage, replace it with civil unions

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
David Bates
CONCORD, N.H. -- New Hampshire Republican State Representative David Bates on Tuesday led a rally outside the capitol building of more than 200 people interested in repealing New Hampshire's same-sex marriage law and replace it with civil unions for any unmarried adults, including relatives. [...]

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New Hampshire legislature expected to vote on repealing gay marriage law

Thursday, January 12, 2012
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CONCORD, N.H. -- New Hampshire's lawmakers are expected to vote on a bill to repeal the state’s marriage equality law as early as next week. A senior legislative assistant, speaking on the condition of anonymity, indicated that a vote on the measure has tentatively been scheduled for next Wednesday, Jan. [...]

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