(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.R. 582, the Raise the Wage Act of 2019, which would gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2025, giving up to 33 million Americans a raise and lifting more than 1.3 million workers out of poverty.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) led a letter, signed by a bipartisan group of 38 Members of Congress, to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue calling on the Trump Administration to include the hardwood industry in any fut
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced that her office will be participating in the Vietnam Veterans 50th Anniversary Pin Program to honor residents of New Hampshire’s 2nd Congressional District who served our nation during the Vietnam War.
Passing the National Defense Authorization Act
Fighting for Justice for Sexual Assault Survivors
(Washington, D.C.) – Representative Annie Kuster (NH-02) will join Representatives Jackie Speier (D-CA), Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX), Filemon Vela (D-TX) and 17 other Democratic Members of Congress tomorrow, July 13th, at the U.S.-Mexico border near McAllen and Brownsville, Texas.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.R. 1327, the “Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alverez Permanent Reauthorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act,” which passed the House.
Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which included five amendments introduced by Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02). The 2020 NDAA legislation funds the United States’ national defense and security operations, as well as a pay raise for our troops.
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In The News
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Congresswoman Annie Kuster has returned from a weekendlong visit to the U.S.-Mexico border.
The Democrat joined other members of Congress for a briefing on conditions at border facilities.
Kuster said conditions at some locations were horrendous and she was disturbed by what she saw.
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President Trump is threatening to veto the defense budget, in part because that bill would also ban the military from using firefighting foam containing chemicals that have contaminated water in parts of New Hampshire.
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On the eve of arguments in front of a federal appeals court, New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation warned that a lawsuit aimed at overturning the Affordable Care Act could have devastating effects for thousands of Granite Staters.
U .S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas each went out on a limb on Friday.
Actually, they went out on a rope, as they took part in the United Way’s Over the Edge fundraiser at the Brady Sullivan Tower.
What more could the federal government do to help Cheshire County fight the opioid epidemic and meet local health care needs? That was the topic Monday, as Congresswoman Ann M. Kuster stopped by the county jail and nursing home to meet with county leaders.
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The four members of New Hampshire’s all-Democratic congressional delegation expressed deep concern over President Donald Trump’s comments that he would not rule out accepting damaging information about his 2020 rivals from a foreign government.
For Rep. Annie Kuster, traveling to France to attend the 75th-anniversary ceremonies commemorating D-Day hit close to home.
Her late father, Malcolm McLane, was on patrol during D-Day and received a Purple Heart for his service in World War II.
I will never forget running outside into the cold dark night. I was a freshman college student at a dance with friends. It was a wonderful party until a young man assaulted me in a crude and insulting way. I felt scared and alone.
U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., highlighted the issue of toxic chemicals in New Hampshire’s drinking water in Washington on Wednesday.
Kuster spoke at a hearing about the impact contamination from the chemicals is having on communities near some industrial plants and military bases.
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.