***GAO to Review PTSD Treatment Following Request by Coffman and Kuster***
(Washington, DC)— Today, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) and Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has accepted their recommendation to do a full review of the Department of Veteran Affairs’ (VA) standard of mental health care for combat veterans suffering from combat-related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the decision by Senate Leadership to not vote on the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill.
(Concord, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the founder and co-chair of Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, issued the following statement on the announcement by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos that the Trump Administration is rescinding Obama-era sexual assault guidance and issuing a new Q&A document while a formal review is taken.
(Claremont, NH) - Yesterday, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) joined business and education leaders and students at Sugar River Valley Regional Technical Center (SRVRTC) to discuss the Workforce Development Investment Act of 2017.
(Concord, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), co-chair of the Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has awarded Rivier University its Reduce Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking on Campus Program grant funds.
***Bipartisan legislation provides more certainty for adoptions; Measure is endorsed by The National Council on Adoption***
Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) and Rep. Annie Kuster (D-NH) announced Thursday the introduction of bipartisan legislation that would streamline state and federal resources used to facilitate adoptions.
(Salem, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, lead a roundtable discussion at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem on youth opioid education and prevention.
(Washington, DC) - Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D-NH), Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-PA), and Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), led a bipartisan letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos outlining principles they believe should be included in the Department’s final guidance for campus sexual violence disciplinary proceedings.
**$516,000 grant and a $293,000 loan will got to sewer and waste water disposal system at Deer Estates Cooperative in Milan, NH**
(Concord, NH) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) today applauded the announcement that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development has approved a loan of $293,000 and a grant of $516,000 to the Deer Estates Cooperative in Milan, NH.
On Thursday, September 21 at 7:00 PM in the cafeteria of Richmond Middle School in Hanover, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Congressman Peter Welch (VT-AL) will hold a Town Hall meeting to discuss their work in the United States House of Representatives and listen to the concerns of Upper Valley residents.
The event is free and open to the public.