Statements from the New Hampshire: 2012 Governor's race

Says New Hampshire had the fourth-lowest unemployment rate in the country during Maggie Hassan’s time in the state Senate.

Says Ovide Lamontagne wants to eliminate kindergarten.

Gubernatorial candidate Maggie Hassan supported 33 tax and fee increases as Senate Majority Leader.

Says Maggie Hassan pays zero property taxes on her $500,000 home.

Under Maggie Hassan's leadership, "we increased state spending in the middle of the great recession by 24 percent leading up to and following it."

Says New Hampshire has the third-highest property tax in the country. 

"There are 60,000 fewer jobs today in this state than we had in 2008."

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