(Concord, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced that she has nominated 26 New Hampshire students for admission to the United States Service Academies. Of the 26 students, five were nominated to the U.S. Military Academy, ten to the U.S. Air Force Academy, ten to the U.S. Naval Academy, and one to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
(Washington, DC) - Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee and lead Democrat on the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, has joined more than 50 of her congressional colleagues in calling on President Trump to exempt the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from his hiring freeze on federal civilian employees.
**Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) coordinates federal response to drug crisis, including law enforcement, treatment, recovery, and prevention education**
**The head position at ONDCP has yet to be filled by President Trump**
(Washington, DC) – This Thursday, Congresswoman Annie Kuster will host a listening session with local healthcare providers, advocates, leaders and residents to discuss the importance of the Affordable Care Act and the impact that repealing the law could have on the Monadnock Region. The conversation will take place at Southwestern Community Services on Thursday, January 26 at 1:00 p.m.
(Washington, DC) – This afternoon, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted against a House bill that would limit the reproductive healthcare options for women in America. Taxpayer dollars are already prohibited from being used for abortions except in cases of rape, incest, or the life of the mother.
** Global Gag Rule, also known as the Mexico City Policy, prohibits organizations receiving U.S. aid from providing abortion related services, including information**
(Washington, DC) –Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on attending the Women’s March in Washington, DC:
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the Swearing in of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States:
Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) release the following statement on her decision to attend the inauguration of President-elect Trump and the Women’s March the following day:
(Washington, DC) –Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr.:
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NASHUA – U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., visited Charlotte Avenue Elementary School on Friday to pick up a box of Christmas cheer for the New Hampshire Veterans Home in Tilton courtesy of the students.
This morning during a House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee hearing, U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-NH, questioned VA officials about the effectiveness of the VA’s Family Caregiver Program, and pushed for information regarding possible expansion.
This morning during a House Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing, U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, NH-02, questioned Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) officials about the implementation of the bipartisan Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act that she helped pass into law earlier this year.
Today, U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, NH-02, helped honor veterans, active duty servicemen and women, and their families by speaking at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery.
Kuster joined Adjutant General William Reddel, Gov. Maggie Hassan, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, and U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, among others, to commemorate the occasion.
Pointing to Concord’s deteriorating Sewalls Falls Bridge, U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster has called on House Speaker John Boehner to pass a long-term reauthorization of the Highway Trust Fund and other surface transportation programs before the end of this year.
His name is Jon Worrall, but everyone calls him Chief. He’s one of America’s best – a veteran of the Army, Navy and Air National Guard who courageously fought for our country in Vietnam and Iraq. When he returned home, he had traumatic brain injury, severe PTSD and serious physical injuries.
Local veterans frustrated by their inability to get services that are, in some cases, already available, found a willing listener Thursday in U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster.
A second job fair to help New Hampshire veterans will be held in Nashua on Wednesday.
BRETTON WOODS — District 2 Congresswoman Annie Kuster, a Democrat of Hopkinton, hosted a roundtable discussion with a dozen experts on the state's second largest industry that, she explained, is becoming increasingly important to the North Country's economy.
U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster knows that lots of people in Nashua would like to see passenger rail to Boston, and she heard it again Friday morning.
Kuster hosted a roundtable at Nashua Community College to discuss the possible expansion of passenger rail into New Hampshire and other ways to support transportation around the state.