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New Hampshire -- The "Live Free or Die" State => NH Information and News => Topic started by: anon37268573 on March 09, 2011, 02:55:00 pm

Title: Salem Town Election Results
Post by: anon37268573 on March 09, 2011, 02:55:00 pm
Only ~17% of registered voters voted.

Salem Town Results 2011
http://www.eagletribune.com/newhampshire/x831628958/Salem-Town-Warrant-2011

Salem School Results, 2011
http://www.eagletribune.com/newhampshire/x831628956/Salem-School-Warrant-2011

Pro Liberty Summary:
Budget Committee - three new low tax members
4 contracts giving school employees raises defeated
Selectmen elected that promised lower taxes and spending
18 Year incumbent selectman ousted due to tax spending increases in recent years
$5.8MM unnecessary road bond defeated
$10/year resident tax repealed
Relaxed zoning laws in downtown
$290K reduction in school operating budget passed

Anti-Liberty Summary:
Political signs must now conform to New Hampshire state standards
$35.4MM town budget passed
$59MM school budget passed