**Kuster’s Promoting Travel, Commerce, and National Security Act was signed into law in the United States last year**
**Legislation would promote trade and tourism, improve national security between the U.S. and Canada**
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the decision by President Trump to change long-standing United States policy and recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel:
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the passing of Former State Senator Mary Louise Hancock:
(Concord, NH) - Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the guilty plea by former National Security Adviser to President Trump, Michael Flynn:
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) joined Representatives Dave Loebsack (IA-02) and Grace Napolitano (CA-32) today to introduce legislation to secure resources to directly combat the devastating opioid epidemic that has swept the nation.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, is encouraged by today’s announcement by the Department of Justice to enhance law enforcement’s efforts in combating the nation’s opioid epidemic, including increased support for law enforcement agencies through the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Office.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) is applauding last night’s passage of the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, applauded passage of legislation that will require harassment training for all Members of Congress, staff members, interns, and fellows. Kuster co-sponsored the measure which passed unanimously.
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Hanover — During a joint town hall on Thursday night at the Richmond Middle School, U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., and Peter Welch, D-Vt., assailed Republican attempts to roll back the Affordable Care Act, impose new voting restriction and impede efforts to fight climate change.
This article originally appeared in the Concord Monitor, June 6, 2004.
New Hampshire would be eligible for up to $5 million over two years to help expand access to treatment for opioid and heroin abusers under President Barack Obama’s proposed $1.1 billion request to Congress.
WASHINGTON — Hoping to dramatize the issue of campus sexual assault, 18 members of the House took turns on Wednesday night reading portions of the 7,200-word letter a woman known as Emily Doe wrote to the former Stanford University student who raped her.
WASHINGTON — How do Democrats get a Republican-controlled Congress to spend more money on fighting the national opioid epidemic?
Compare the heroin scourge to a terrorist threat, suggested Senator Ed Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat.
Two local agencies have partnered on a new way to fight homelessness among area veterans.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has OK’d a new initiative developed through a collaboration between Keene Housing and Southwestern Community Services.
HOLDERNESS — At the invitation of Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster, Dr. Susan Messinger of Holderness recently traveled to Washington, D.C., where on May 18, she appeared before Congress to address a topic that is close to her heart and hopefully make a difference for others.
Marie Kirk’s father was an artist. He sketched, he painted and he sculpted.
And in 1944, Kirk said, her father used these abilities – creativity and sheer artistic talent – to help save thousands of lives.
MILFORD — The battle against the Northeast Energy Direct pipeline is over, but the fight to reform the federal agency in charge of approving such pipelines is just beginning.
MILFORD - The federal agency in charge of reviewing energy projects came under withering criticism Tuesday from U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster as she announced her sponsorship of a bill to give people more say in the approval process.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced that she has nominated 21 New Hampshire students for admission to the United States Service Academies. Of the 21 students, one was nominated to the U.S. Air Force Academy, two to the Merchant Marine Academy, eight to the U.S. Military Academy, and ten to the U.S. Naval Academy.