Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster

Representing the 2nd District of New Hampshire
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Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC)Congresswomen Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today announced a call for entries for the 2017 Congressional Art Competition. Each spring, members of Congress sponsor a nationwide high school visual art competition where students from across the country submit their artwork to be displayed in the U.S. Capitol Building. 

Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the co-chair and co-founder of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, released the following statement on the executive order announced by President Trump creating a Commission to study and make suggestions for how to address the opioid addiction epidemic:

Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) –Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Congressman Tom MacArthur (NJ-03), co-chairs of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, joined by members of the Task force, wrote to relevant House Appropriations Subcommittees to call for funding in Fiscal Year 2018 for the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA).

Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) –Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on her vote against  S.J. Res 34, which would roll back internet privacy protections put in place by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last year:

Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order to undo the Clean Power Plan:

Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – This Tuesday, March 28 at 6:00 PM, Congresswoman Annie Kuster will host a telephone town hall. The tele town hall will give Second District residents a chance to speak directly with the Congresswoman about their ideas and priorities for Congress.

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the decision by Republican leadership in the House of Representatives to for a second time postpone a vote on the American Health Care Act:

Mar 23, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the decision by House Republicans to delay a vote on the American Health Care Act:

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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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