Today I am traveling to McAllen,Texas to bear witness to what is happening on our southern border and see how President Trump’s Executive Order to end family separation of asylum-seekers is being implemented, and how we can work across the aisle to enact meaningful reforms to address this crisis. I have critical questions that need to be answered:
(Washington, DC)—Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Gus Bilirakis (FL-12), members of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, welcomed the Senate introduction of their legislation, the Servicemembers Improved Transition through Reforms for Ensuring Progress (SIT-REP) Act by Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and John Boozman (R-AK).
(Washington, DC) – Today, the House of Representatives passed comprehensive opioid legislation backed by Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin and Opioid Task Force. H.R.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement on House passage of a partisan Farm Bill:
Kuster and Dingell sent their letter to the Trump Administration asking for specifics on children separated from their parents at the border. Below is an updated list of co-signers, comprised of nearly every Democratic woman in the House of Representatives. After media reports of immigrant children being forcibly medicated, the Congresswomen added a question asking for more details.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) today blasted the Supreme Court’s ruling in South Dakota v. Wayfair, which paves the way for companies in New Hampshire to be forced to collect sales tax for other states. This ruling will subject New Hampshire small businesses to thousands of separate tax jurisdictions across the country.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on the separation of families at the border:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswomen Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced they are leading a group of more than 50 Democratic women in pressing the Secretaries of Homeland Security (DHS) and Health and Human Services (HHS) to release details about immigrant children separated from their parents.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) issued the following statement on the budget proposal offered yesterday by House Republicans to cut $537 billion from Medicare and $1.5 trillion from Medicaid and other health programs: