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Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster

Representing the 2nd District of New Hampshire

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Jul 18, 2019 Press Release

(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.

Jul 17, 2019 Press Release

(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

Jul 16, 2019 Press Release

(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.

Jul 12, 2019 Press Release

(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.

Jul 12, 2019 Press Release

(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.

Jul 12, 2019 Press Release

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

Jul 16, 2019 In The News

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.

Jul 12, 2019 In The News

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.

Jul 8, 2019 In The News

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.

Jun 28, 2019 In The News

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.

Jun 18, 2019 In The News

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.

Jun 13, 2019 In The News

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.

Jun 6, 2019 In The News

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.

May 22, 2019 In The News

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.

May 15, 2019 In The News

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.

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Photo Galleries

Dec 4, 2015 Photo Gallery

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.

Videos

Jun 27, 2013 Video
Congresswoman Kuster speaks in support of bipartisan legislation to strengthen military whistleblower protection laws to clarify that victims of sexual crimes are protected from punishment for reporting sexual assault.
Jun 13, 2013 Video
Congresswoman Kuster urged her colleagues to support bipartisan, bicameral legislation that would enhance whistleblower protections for service members who report instances of sexual assault in the military.

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