Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster

Representing the 2nd District of New Hampshire
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Mar 9, 2017 Press Release

Kuster Applauds Announcement by the Department of Veterans Affairs that it will offer mental health services to veterans with other-than-honorable administrative discharges

Kuster helped introduce the Veteran Urgent Access to Mental Healthcare Act to extend access to mental health services

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) applauded last night’s remarks by Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin about the need for the VA to move toward a commercially tested IT record system.

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

The Exchange Between Sectary Shulkin and Congresswoman Kuster is Available Here

Kuster shared concerns of North Country veterans with VA head

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on reports that as many as 30,000 Marines are being investigated as part of their involvement in distributing and commenting on obscene photos of female Marines:

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the newly revealed plan by House Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

Mar 6, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on President Trump’s revised travel ban:

Mar 2, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) is today calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to recuse himself from investigations into Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election after it was reported that Sessions met with the Russian Ambassador twice in the lead up to the election and failed to disclose the meetings during his confirmation hearing.

Mar 1, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – This week, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) hosted Susan Messinger, mother of Carl Messinger, who tragically passed away from an overdose, to discuss her advocacy on behalf of those seeking treatment and recovery services. Kuster also reintroduced her legislation, Carl’s Law, which would require labeling about the presence of opioids in medications.

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on President Trump address to a Joint Session of Congress:

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In The News

May 18, 2016 In The News

She found her son in the bathroom — the syringe still in his hand, his thumb and finger still bent around the plunger.

“It killed my son instantly,” Susan Messinger says of the heroin-fentanyl mix pumped into Carl, who died in 2014, eight days shy of his 25th birthday.

Apr 11, 2016 In The News

Lebanon — Hundreds of thousands of low-income renters in rural areas throughout the country could see a steep increase to their housings costs, if a bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., is not approved, Kuster said in announcing the bill on Friday.

Mar 10, 2016 In The News

CLAREMONT — A bipartisan bill aimed at spurring trade and travel between the United States and Canada could be on a track to success, according to U.S. Rep. Ann Kuster (D-NH).

 

Mar 4, 2016 In The News

CONCORD — Members of a Congressional subcommittee learned of alternatives to opioids as treatment within Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers Friday and discussed ways to expand and improve methods both within the VA and for civilians affected by the opioid epidemic.

Feb 25, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-NH, held her 10th telephone town hall last night and according to her office, more than 8,000 people called in to hear her speak about the Granite State’s heroin epidemic.

During the call, according to Kuster, she heard a number of personal stories of constituents who have been affected by the heroin crisis.

Feb 24, 2016 In The News

Members of the public will get U.S. Rep. Ann M. Kuster’s ear Wednesday for a discussion about New Hampshire’s heroin crisis during a telephone town hall.

Feb 12, 2016 In The News

U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster co-sponsored new legislation this week designed to amend a flaw in the Affordable Care Act that indirectly incentivizes doctors to prescribe excessive opioids for pain relief.

Jan 21, 2016 In The News

When it comes to the opioid epidemic in Keene, the desire to solve the problem is there. But a variety of obstacles have made the goal difficult to reach.

This was the main message the 11 representatives from the city — including staff, emergency responders and health care professionals — voiced Wednesday in the auditorium of Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene.

Dec 17, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-NH, applauded the announcement on Dec. 15, 2015, that the New Hampshire Department of Justice has been awarded nearly $400,000 to strengthen the justice system’s response to sexual violence, according to a press statement.

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May 29, 2013 Video
Congresswoman Kuster speaks in opposition to cutting the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) during a meeting of the House Agriculture Committee.
May 21, 2013 Video
Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) today reiterated her opposition to the Internet sales tax legislation that recently passed the Senate and is now awaiting action in the House. During a speech on the House floor, Kuster said that the so-called Marketplace Fairness Act would impose overly-burdensome tax collection requirements on New Hampshire’s small businesses that are driving growth and innovation in our economy.
May 15, 2013 Video
Congresswoman Kuster calls for action to address the growing epidemic of sexaul assault in the military.

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