The advantages of New Hampshire relative to other states due to its political environment.
Keene, NH has become a hotbed for liberty media and activism in America.
New Hampshire rejected the REAL ID (national identification card) program. Free State Project participants were crucial in securing this outcome.
New Hampshire was the first state to adopt same-sex union legislation without a challenge to existing law. Marriage between two adults, regardless of gender, is now legal in New Hampshire.
The Libertarian Party and members of the Republican Liberty Caucus are very successful in New Hampshire. They have both won many state and local elections.
Mainstream newspapers and television stations have been receptive of, and fair to, the Free State Project.
New Hampshire local elections are mostly nonpartisan.
Statewide officers in both the legislative and executive branches are elected every two years, giving voters the opportunity to clean house more often than in other states.
In 2003, then-New Hampshire Governor Craig Benson signed up as a friend of the Free State Project. He publicly voiced his support for the Free State Project on numerous occasions.
New Hampshire has an active jury nullification movement, which led to jury nullification bills passing the House three times. A bill finally became law in 2012.
New Hampshire has a long tradition of local control through town meetings, where town citizens vote on their budgets line-by-line, in the form of warrants.