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May 31, 2013 In The News
Most Americans want to be able to work hard, buy a house, and get their children into college, said U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H. “It shouldn’t be too much to ask,” Kuster said. Kuster went to River Valley Community College on Wednesday to meet with staff and students to discuss a looming change to the interest rates on student loans.
May 30, 2013 In The News
Interest rates on subsidized Stafford loans for college students are scheduled to double on July 1. New Hampshire Congresswoman Annie Kuster is trying to get Congress to act now. She's co-sponsoring a bill to keep rates where they are at 3.4 percent.
May 29, 2013 In The News
New England farmers who argue they will be harmed by a one-size-fits-all approach to federal agricultural policy want a chance to weigh in on proposed food safety rules.
May 28, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. Ann Kuster reiterated her opposition to sales taxes on online only companies during a tour Tuesday at Waddy.com, an internet reseller in Hudson. Company owner Travis Adams has been prominent in the push against the possibility of a federal law taxing online sales.
Toward the end of her 20-year career, U.S. Army veteran Judy Atwood-Bell remembers how it became too painful for her to don her military uniform. Wearing the clothing brought back so many painful memories.
May 9, 2013 In The News
A bipartisan group of House members has proposed legislation that would force the government to close thousands of unused bank accounts it holds that are costing taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars in fees.
Apparently, this is the sort of thing that requires an act of Congress: U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster wants to close at least some of the thousands of federal bank accounts that have no money in them.
May 7, 2013 In The News
Democratic U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster on Tuesday will join with a Republican lawmaker to introduce a bill that would require federal agencies to close empty bank accounts that she says are wasting millions of dollars in taxpayer funds.
May 7, 2013 In The News
Among the many, many effects that the architects of America’s two long wars in Iraq and Afghanistan seem not to have prepared for is the huge, new demand for service from injured and sick veterans – and the utter inability of the Department of Veterans Affairs to keep pace.
May 3, 2013 In The News
Though some have been more outspoken than others, all four members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation now say they oppose a bill that would require shoppers to pay sales tax for online purchases.