Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) introduced the Bear Protection Act with Representatives Ted Lieu, Rodney Davis, and Glenn Thompson. This legislation would protect bears at risk of being poached for their organs as well as prohibit the import, export, possession, transport and sale of bear organs.
Our First 100 Days
(Washington, DC) – Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) helped introduce the Keep Our Promise to America’s Children and Teachers (PACT) Act. This bill would create a 10-year fiscally-responsible path for Congress to fulfill its obligation to fund Title I and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) on a mandatory basis. Rep. Kuster is an original co-sponsor of this legislation.
Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) introduced the PFAS Registry Act with a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers including Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02), and Rep.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) joined Representatives Bruce Westerman (R-Ark.), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Penn.), Scott Tipton (R-Colo.), Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), Joe Cunningham (D-S.C.), Brendan Boyle (D-Penn.) and Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) to introduce the Keeping Our Promises Act, a bill that would add nine medical conditions recognized by the National Academ
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.R. 1644, the Save the Internet Act of 2019, which passed the House. Kuster is a co-sponsor of the legislation, which would restore net neutrality protections for internet users that were repealed by the Trump Administration in 2018.
Protecting Access to Healthcare
(Keene, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) visited the new Serenity recovery center location, where she met with staff and residents in recovery and toured the facility. Later, she toured Maps Counseling Services and met with clinicians.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of S.J.Res.7, a War Powers Resolution on Yemen, directing removal of U.S. Forces that have not been authorized by Congress. The measure previously passed in the Senate with bipartisan support. S.J.Res. 7 would not affect U.S. assistance with respect to the fight against Al Qaeda or ISIS.
(Washington, DC) - Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the bipartisan PFAS Task Force, joined Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) and House and Senate colleagues to introduce the Veterans Exposed to Toxic PFAS Act (VET PFAS Act).
In The News
Lebanon — Hundreds of thousands of low-income renters in rural areas throughout the country could see a steep increase to their housings costs, if a bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., is not approved, Kuster said in announcing the bill on Friday.
CLAREMONT — A bipartisan bill aimed at spurring trade and travel between the United States and Canada could be on a track to success, according to U.S. Rep. Ann Kuster (D-NH).
CONCORD — Members of a Congressional subcommittee learned of alternatives to opioids as treatment within Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers Friday and discussed ways to expand and improve methods both within the VA and for civilians affected by the opioid epidemic.
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-NH, held her 10th telephone town hall last night and according to her office, more than 8,000 people called in to hear her speak about the Granite State’s heroin epidemic.
During the call, according to Kuster, she heard a number of personal stories of constituents who have been affected by the heroin crisis.
Members of the public will get U.S. Rep. Ann M. Kuster’s ear Wednesday for a discussion about New Hampshire’s heroin crisis during a telephone town hall.
U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster co-sponsored new legislation this week designed to amend a flaw in the Affordable Care Act that indirectly incentivizes doctors to prescribe excessive opioids for pain relief.
When it comes to the opioid epidemic in Keene, the desire to solve the problem is there. But a variety of obstacles have made the goal difficult to reach.
This was the main message the 11 representatives from the city — including staff, emergency responders and health care professionals — voiced Wednesday in the auditorium of Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene.
U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-NH, applauded the announcement on Dec. 15, 2015, that the New Hampshire Department of Justice has been awarded nearly $400,000 to strengthen the justice system’s response to sexual violence, according to a press statement.
Over Thanksgiving, our bipartisan delegation had the privilege of visiting Afghanistan to honor our troops and to receive briefings on security, the political transition in Afghanistan and counter-terrorism initiatives. On Thanksgiving Day, we ate with the soldiers and got to meet with service members from our home states.