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Rep. Edwards’ bill targets outdated laws

PORTSMOUTH/TIVERTON — Rep. John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) has submitted a bill that would create a committee to suggest the repeal of laws that are outdated or not business-friendly. “It’s time we have a committee that sits down, reads through some of these older statutes and makes recommendations to repeal rules that hold no

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Rep. Edwards is new House majority whip

STATE HOUSE — With the support of Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello and his colleagues in Tuesday’s Democratic caucus, Rep. John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) has secured a new title: House majority whip. He will join a new slate of lawmakers who have been cemented as part of the speaker’s leadership panel,