House Republicans' - Bettencourt statement on HB 437 and HB 443

CONCORD – House Majority Leader D.J. Bettencourt (R-Salem) released the following statement today regarding the unanimous votes in the House Judiciary Committee to retain HB 437 and HB 443:

“I am pleased that the Judiciary Committee heeded House leadership's advice that,  at a time when we are facing a nearly $1 billion deficit, the economy must be our first priority. We have been,  and will continue to be,  focused on fixing the budget problems that we  inherited from the Democrats.”