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A proposed new federal rail-funding initiative has been announced by U.S. Rep. Chris Pappas, D-1st. Dist., and U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-2nd Dist., that is aimed at allowing states to secure low-interest loans for rail projects.
MANCHESTER, N.H. —
Today, President Donald Trump urged the nation to remain calm in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.
NASHUA – With some 35,000 commuters jamming Greater Nashua roads and turnpikes each business day, finding a way to expand passenger rail service into New Hampshire has become a top priority, the head of the Nashua Regional Planning Commission said Monday.
Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, and Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas, all D-N.H., have nominated New Hampshire students to attend the U.S. military academies — the U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy — as part of the Class of 2024.
Kuster discusses strategy in Nashua
NASHUA – “There’s no silver bullet – it’s a silver buckshot approach, but we need to decarbonize our economy and protect our planet for generations to come.”
Substance abuse. Suicide. Mental illness. Childhood trauma.
On Tuesday, four individuals who have been on the front lines of New Hampshire’s addiction and mental health challenges will be in the House gallery when President Donald J. Trump delivers his State of the Union address to Congress.
Last week, I was proud to help pass bipartisan legislation in the House to stop Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos from implementing a new policy – set to apply at the end of June – that would weaken protections for students targeted by predatory for-profit colleges.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House has passed legislation aimed at protecting Americans from PFAS contamination.
The PFAS Action Act of 2019 would require the EPA to publish a maximum contaminant level goal for the toxic family of chemicals and establish national drinking water safeguards.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's two House members, both of them Democrats, voted with the majority to approve a resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran.
The war powers resolution passed, 224-194.
Members of New Hampshire’s congressional delegation have proposed legislation that would absolve online retailers from having to collect taxes for jurisdictions outside the state following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling requiring such collections.