Josh Rogers

NHPR - Concord, NH

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Don Bolduc celebrates win in New Hampshire's Republican Senate primary

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

In one of the final primary elections of 2022, New Hampshire voters chose Don Bolduc to face off with Democratic incumbents for Congress. He won by a razor thin margin.


Tuesday is the final day for primary contests before November. Here's what to watch

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The 2022 primary season comes to a close as voters in Delaware, New Hampshire and Rhode Island choose their nominees. In New Hampshire, a slate of Republicans wants to take on U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan.


State Legislators Split On Health Safety Measures To Implement During Their Meetings

Tuesday, January 05, 2021

Thousands of state lawmakers are expected to return to their capitols in 2021 for a new legislative session. But the pandemic and political divisions are making that harder than ever.


Despite COVID, Thousands Of Lawmakers Plan To Gather In State Capitols Next Month

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Delaying session or meeting remotely aren't options that have necessarily appealed to Republican state lawmakers who, for the most part, aren't shy about gathering in large numbers in 2021.


Newly Sworn-In GOP N.H. House Speaker Dies Of COVID-19, Autopsy Shows

Thursday, December 10, 2020

New Hampshire Republicans elected Rep. Dick Hinch as speaker of the House after the GOP took control of the chamber in November. Hinch's death, now known to be of COVID-19, was announced Wednesday.


New Hampshire Governor Say's COVID-19's Effect On Budget Is 'Devastating'

Monday, August 03, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, states have struggled with staggering revenue losses and budget shortfalls. Here's what is happening in New Hampshire.


New Hampshire Voters Unsure Of Support For Trump

Sunday, July 19, 2020

President Trump's campaign has its sights set on winning New Hampshire, which is whiter and older than many other states. But many voters there say they're struggling with his job performance.


New Hampshire Experiences Crush Of Democratic Presidential Contenders

Friday, May 10, 2019

The New Hampshire primary isn't until February 2020 but for locals, the pace of campaigning is already frenetic as voters assess the huge field of Democratic candidates.


New Hampshire State Lawmaker Accused Of Online Misogyny Faces Expulsion

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Rep. Robert Fisher has been linked to an online alias that posted comments such as "every woman wants to be attractive enough to be raped."


Meet Donald Trump's Alter Ego

Monday, February 22, 2016

Until recently, Corey Lewandowski was an obscure political operative. Now, he's engineered wins in South Carolina and New Hampshire for Trump's once-implausible presidential campaigns.


Voting Is Underway In New Hampshire. Will There Be Any Surprises?

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Hillary Clinton was supposed to win New Hampshire's primary in a walk. And not many people were taking Donald Trump's candidacy very seriously. New Hampshire has always been about electoral surprises.


Pinch Me? Some Republicans Wonder If Trump's Campaign Is An 'Ambien Dream'

Sunday, January 24, 2016

If you're a Republican who wants to win New Hampshire, you're supposed to be nice to the Union Leader newspaper and the Sununu family. Unless you're Donald Trump.


Jeb Bush: 'It's Not About Performance. It's About Leadership'

Friday, October 30, 2015

After the last presidential debate, Jeb Bush headed straight for New Hampshire. The state is critical to his hopes of winning the GOP nomination, but voters are not convinced he's the man for the job.


This Famous Campaign Stop Is Actually A Mirage

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Robie's General Store is one of New Hampshire's most famous political stops, attracting nearly every candidate on the presidential campaign trail. But don't try to actually buy milk and eggs here.


Despite Offensive Comments, Donald Trump Polls Strong In New Hampshire

Friday, July 03, 2015

Real estate mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump is polling surprisingly well in New Hampshire. NPR unpacks Trump's appeal to the state's voters.


N.H. Gov. Hassan Unlikely To Back Decriminalizing Small Amount Of Pot

Friday, May 08, 2015

New Hampshire is the only state in New England not to have decriminalized small amounts of marijuana, but a proposal before state lawmakers there could change that.


Candidates And Candidates-To-Be Woo New Hampshire's GOP

Sunday, April 19, 2015

For Republicans running for president — or eyeing it — this weekend was a big opportunity.

GOP presidential hopefuls from Marco Rubio to Ted Cruz to Carly Fiorina to Donald Trump descended on New Hampshire this weekend. The 19 candidates, and potential candidates, gathered in Nashua, N.H., for an event ...


'Ballot Selfies' Clash With The Sanctity Of Secret Polling

Friday, February 27, 2015

New Hampshire is the first state to outlaw voting booth selfies. Some call the ban unconstitutional and are challenging it in court. Others argue selfies compromise privacy and enable voter coercion.


Are Bain, 'Fire' Comments Enough to Derail Romney?

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, Josh Rogers, political reporter for New Hampshire Public Radio, and Anna Sale, It's A Free Country political reporter, talked about Tuesday's New Hampshire primary and the last-minute challenges for Mitt Romney.

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Anger at Incumbents on the Last Day of Primaries

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Across the country, today’s primary elections are the final round before November’s general election. When the last seven states take to the polls, they will close this season's intra-party jockeying and complete the story of how the political narrative of “anti-incumbent anger” is really playing out in voting booths nationwide.