For Immediate Release


Communications Director
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Office of the Speaker of the House Announces Passing of Speaker Dick Hinch

Concord, NH – Following the Office of the Speaker of the House's announcement on the passing of Speaker Dick Hinch, Governor Chris Sununu directed all flags on public buildings and grounds in the State of New Hampshire to fly at half-staff, effective immediately.

Statement from Governor Chris Sununu:

“Profoundly sad to learn of the passing of Speaker Dick Hinch,” said Governor Chris Sununu. “Speaker Hinch was a fierce defender of the New Hampshire Advantage, a close friend, and a respected public servant. His loss will be greatly felt by the people of this state, and I ask Granite Staters to join me in praying for his family during this incredibly difficult time.”