Over the past month, I have witnessed the NH State Police on a serious speed enforcement crackdown. In my daily travels, I have never seen so many blue lights and pulled over vehicles on the highways. I've been convinced that this is mainly due to the news of the State's budget problems I keep hearing about. The last time I got a ticket (5 years ago), fines were half of what they are today.

Now I read this:
House Considers Doubling Some Speeding Fines