NH-GOV: Lynch Wins
posted Josh Goodman A major call in New Hampshire! No, no, not the presidential race. Gov. John Lynch has won reelection, as CNN reports. Lynch ...
posted Josh Goodman
Lynch won a surprise victory in 2004 and has never turned back. In his first term, he did a good job handling some major floods, which earned him some good will.
Lynch is the perfect Democrat for New Hampshire. He's socially progressive (he signed a same-sex civil union bill, for example), but he doesn't try to test the limits of the fiscally conservative New Hampshire voters. He has adamantly opposed a state income tax, for example.
In 2006, Lynch won a historically large victory. Let's see if he can break his record this year.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
The Week in Public Finance: Taxes, Drought and a Nod to the Baha Men2 days ago
How Data Can Improve Transit Efficiency2 days ago
Fresno Deputy Police Chief Arrested on Drug Charges2 days ago
States Trying to Figure Out Whether Entertainment Tax Credits Really Work2 days ago
Chris Christie Rails Against Estate Taxes New Jersey Needs2 days ago
Public Defender: San Francisco Jail Guards Forced Inmates to Fight Each Other2 days ago