meathouse_aboutAs the aforementioned NH Committee on Commerce and Consumer Affairs was voting against protecting the small business investments of franchise owners within the Granite State, The Meat House, a nationally-franchised meat company and butcher shop headquartered in Hampton, NH was shutting all of its company operated stores and leaving it’s franchise owners in New York and New Jersey to fend for themselves amidst tales of IRS liens, bounced checks, unpaid employees, Attorney General investigations, bankruptcy and the like.  Perhaps the members of the NH House Commerce Committee should read this Union Leader article.