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.
Elephant Sedative Emerges as New Drug in Overdose Epidemic19 hours ago
Boston Police's HR Problem: Rejecting Too Many Minority Applicants20 hours ago
Baltimore Cops Cleared in Freddie Gray Case: Where Are They Now?21 hours ago
Amid FBI Probe and Bankruptcy Threat, Florida City Manager Resigns22 hours ago
In Latest Lawsuit, Texas Aims to Get Guns Into City Hall22 hours ago
Porn Emails Not Allowed to Factor Into Pennsylvania AG's Trial23 hours ago