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Feb 14, 2017 5:15 PM

Jeannie Forrester calls for suspension of Rep. Thomas Katsiantonis

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CONCORD — N.H. Republican State Committee Chairman Jeanie Forrester is calling for the suspension of Representative and Alderman Thomas Katsiantonis after learning of his involvement in an open criminal investigation.

READ: Authorities conducting financial investigation into NH state rep. and Manchester alderman

In a statement on Tuesday, Forrester called upon House Minority Leader Steve Shurtleff to "remove Katsiantonis from any decision making position to ensure the integrity of any and all House votes this week.”

Forrester also said Katsiantonis owes his constituents a full explanation immediately.

The NH Assistant Attorney General announced that Katsiantonis was under a financial investigation on Tuesday.

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