In The News
Jun 5, 2013 In The News
The Food and Drug Administration is organizing public hearings in New England for farmers who are concerned that proposed safety rules could hurt their businesses.
Jun 4, 2013 In The News
Federal officials plan to meet with health care providers in northern New Hampshire to discuss opening a part-time health clinic for veterans in the Colebrook area.
May 31, 2013 In The News
As the owner of a small but thriving Internet sales business, Travis Adams fears for his company's future should the Marketplace Fairness Act come to fruition. The Internet sales tax legislation, which recently was passed by the Senate, would force online retailers like Adams to collect sales taxes on behalf of more than 9,000 taxing jurisdictions nationwide.
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.