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DecisionMakers Podcast Episode 05 – Rep. Ross Berry

DecisionMakers Podcast – Rep. Ross Berry In this episode of DecisionMakers, host Patrick Hynes talks with Rep. Ross Berry, who represents Hillsborough 44 in the New Hampshire House of Representatives. Rep. Berry is a member of the House Election Law Committee. He and his colleagues are considering legislation to move New Hampshire state primary from September to earlier in the summer. Hynes and Berry also talk… Read more »

February Survey of Granite State Political Influencers

Results of February survey of Granite State political influencers Key takeaways: Buckley to get an eighth term? Impeachment fallout nil for Hassan Keep the state primary where it is Stop the Twitter wars Sununu’s vaccine rollout going well Eighty-three percent of political insiders expect incumbent Democratic Party Chair Ray Buckley to defeat businessman Emmett Soldati for his eighth term, according to the latest HynesSight Influencer Survey… Read more »

DecisionMakers Podcast – Rep. Glenn Cordelli (R-Tuftonboro)

DecisionMakers Podcast – Rep. Glenn Cordelli (R-Tuftonboro) In this episode of DecisionMakers, host Patrick Hynes discusses education freedom accounts with Rep. Glenn Cordelli (R-Tuftonboro). Cordelli is a prime sponsor of HB20, a measure “establishing the Richard ‘Dick’ Hinch Education Freedom Account Program.” Read more about Rep. Cordelli’s bill in Hynes’s column in the New Hampshire Union Leader, “Covid exposes desperate need for education freedom accounts.”

Survey: Most influencers expect Sununu to take on Hassan

Survey: Most influencers expect Sununu to take on Hassan Most Granite State influencers expect Republican Gov. Chris Sununu to challenge incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan when she is up for reelection in 2022. That’s according to a recent HynesSight Influencer Survey of New Hampshire political insiders. Almost 68% of influencers responded that they think Sununu will run for Senate. Only 32% said they do not… Read more »

Survey: Most NH Influencers get news from websites, Twitter

Most NH Influencers get news from websites, Twitter More New Hampshire political influencers get the majority of their state political news from websites such as NH Journal and InDepth NH than other sources like local television and local newspapers, according to the latest HynesSight Influencer Survey conducted over the New Year weekend. Almost 41% of influencers said they get most of their news from such sites… Read more »

Take the HynesSight Influencer Survey

Take the January HynesSight Influencer Survey Welcome to the January Influencer Survey in which we seek out elite opinion about key issues of the month. Please take a moment to answer the six questions below. Create your own user feedback survey

DecisionMakers now on Apple Podcasts, plus a bonus episode

DecisionMakers now on Apple Podcasts, plus a bonus episode The HynesSight DecisionMakers podcast is now available on most major podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts, Google, Amazon, Spotify and Pandora. If you enjoy our guests and deep dives into policy affecting the Granite State, please visit Apple Podcasts, hit subscribe and leave a five-star review. It would really help out the show. If you use a different… Read more »

DecisionMakers Podcast: UNH Survey Center’s Andy Smith

DecisionMakers Podcast: UNH Survey Center’s Andy Smith Key points: New Hampshire remains a Dem state as far as federal races are concerned but Republicans like Chris Sununu can easily break through Sununu’s mask mandate has cost him some popularity among Republicans Hassan could face a tough 2022 reelection Changes needed to fix political polling On the latest episode of the DecisionMakers podcast we sat down with… Read more »

November 2020 HynesSight Influencer Survey

Most New Hampshire political influencers expect Gov. Chris Sununu and the new Republican state legislature to prioritize either balancing the state budget (42%) or speedily distributing a COVID-19 vaccine (30%) after they take office in January 2021, according to the first HynesSite Influencer Survey. No other response earned double-digit support from New Hampshire influencers. Almost 9% said getting kids back into in-class learning should be the… Read more »

HynesSite Insider Survey

Take the HynesSite Influencer Survey You are invited to participate in the inaugural HynesSite Influencer Survey. Please take just a moment to let us know what you think about the major issues facing the Granite State. All responses are 100% anonymous. Create your own user feedback survey