(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH), and Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) announced $2.7 million in federal funding for construction projects at Portsmouth International Airport at Pease and Claremont Municipal Airport.
**Kuster, Beyer, Courtney Legislation would revoke Trump Administration guidance that weakens protections for individuals with preexisting conditions**
(Washington, DC) – Today, the House of Representatives passed legislation that would safeguard individuals with preexisting conditions from efforts by the Trump Administration to undermine their access to care.
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01), both members of the Bipartisan PFAS Task Force, have introduced the Protecting Communities from New PFAS Act. This legislation would prevent new PFAS chemicals from being approved through the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) pre-manufacture notice system.
(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), the Ranking Member on the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS) Appropriations subcommittee, and U.S.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) joined Representatives Brad Schneider (D-IL), Susan W. Brooks (R-IN), and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) to introduce the Opioid Workforce Act of 2019 (H.R. 2439), bipartisan legislation to train more doctors equipped to combat the opioid epidemic.
**Climate Action Now Act Includes Rep. Kuster’s Amendment to Support Clean Jobs in Rural Communities**
**You can watch Rep. Kuster speak in support of her amendment HERE**
**Amendment will be included in H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act**
**The full video of Rep. Kuster introducing her amendment on the floor can be viewed HERE**
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the meeting between President Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on how to move forward on an infrastructure package. Initial reports indicate that the discussions yielded a preliminary agreement on $2 trillion in infrastructure improvements:
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, highlighted the need for Medicare to negotiate a volume discount for prescription drugs to lower costs for seniors and taxpayers. At the Subcommittee hearing titled, “Payment Policy for Prescription Drugs under Medicare Part B and Part D” Kuster questioned Dr.
This week, Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) joined Representatives Lori Trahan (MA-03) and Representatives Seth Moulton (MA-06) in sending a letter to the Chairwoman and Ranking Member of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee of Appropriations requesting additional funding be allocated for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Sewer Over