Mark Fernald for New Hampshire State Senate

As your State Senator,

  • I will introduce legislation for the creation of a ‘blue ribbon’ commission to conduct a thorough review of New Hampshire’s tax system, and to make recommendations on how we can make the system fair for all citizens.
  • I will vote against any bill that increases property taxes.
  • I will vote against any attempt to limit voting rights.
  • I will vote for an increase in the minimum wage.
  • I will oppose private school vouchers.
  • I will vote for a resolution calling on Congress to pass a constitutional amendment overturning the Citizens United decision.
  • I will vote to make our university system affordable to every New Hampshire student who is qualified to attend.
  • I will vote for a public financing option for candidates, and vote to change our laws so that PACs can contribute no more than individuals.
  • I will fight to end Gerrymandering by creating a non-partisan re-districting commission.
  • I will vote for common sense gun control.







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Some of Mark's recent op-eds

Making Maple Syrup and Saving the World - ten small ways you can help the planet.

Maple syrup production in the United States peaked in 1860.  This had nothing to do with agricultural...

Take $63 million from the public schools and give it to people whose children do not go to public school.

That, in a nutshell, is what Senate Bill 193 would do.  The bill was approved by...

“The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.”  So said NRA President Wayne LaPierre just after the Sandy Hook massacre.  If a ‘bad guy’ pulls...

The primary purpose of unions is to gain better pay and working conditions for workers.

The primary purpose of so-called ‘right to work’ laws is to destroy unions so that big businesses can...