Stepping Up to Reduce Carbon Pollution
Representatives Annie Kuster (D-NH), Christopher Smith (R-NJ) and Maxine Waters (D-CA) have introduced the Understanding Appropriate Alzheimer’s Care Act. This bipartisan legislation would require the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) to implement a study on antipsychotic prescribing practices in non-nursing home settings for individuals with Alzheimer’s.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.Res. 124, a bipartisan resolution opposing President Trump’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) co-sponsored the Climate Action Now Act, which would require the Trump Administration to remain in the Paris Climate Accord and to establish a plan for how the United States will meet its commitment to reduce pollution.
You can watch Rep. Kuster speak about the importance of protecting individuals with pre-existing conditions HERE
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that would strengthen and close loopholes in the Equal Pay Act of 1963.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) joined with her colleagues Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (WI-05), Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (CA-18), Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) and Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) to introduce bipartisan legislation, the Online Sales Simplicity and Small Business Relief Act.
You can watch Rep. Kuster speak about the importance of improving our healthcare system on the House Floor HERE
**Legislation includes Kuster provision to protect people with pre-existing conditions**
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted to override President Trump’s veto of a bipartisan resolution terminating his emergency declaration. The resolution failed to achieve the two-thirds majority required to override the veto.
In The News
WASHINGTON (CN) – Had they known that the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance immigration policy would involve separating families, a high-ranking government official told lawmakers Thursday that neither he, nor anyone he knew at other federal agencies, would have endorsed it.
President Donald Trump delivered his second State of the Union address Tuesday night.
There was plenty of applause throughout his speech, but one moment in particular drew a bipartisan standing ovation.
"We also have more women serving in Congress than at any time before," Trump said.
U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN) on Jan. 23 sponsored a bipartisan bill to aid United States military members in seeking treatment for sexual trauma.
“This bipartisan bill will help survivors of military sexual trauma by expanding eligibility for travel benefits when they need to travel long distances to receive care,” said Rep. Walorski.
Listen. Hear it?
That’s not the sound of President Trump’s wall being built, nor is it cheers from Democrats celebrating the end of that idea and the beginning of their vision, of new technology, drones, more personnel and heightened security at points of entry.
CLAREMONT, N.H. —
New Hampshire Rep. Annie Kuster met with survivors of sexual assault Friday, to discuss the impact the partial government shutdown is having on federal funding.
"Everybody's lives are in jeopardy. It's scary," said one survivor who did not want to be identified.
MANCHESTER, N.H. —
New Hampshire’s two members of the U.S. House have been assigned to committees with oversight roles addressing transportation, veterans affairs, energy and health care in the 116th Congress.
MANCHESTER, N.H. —
New Hampshire lawmakers are speaking out on the floors of the U.S. House and Senate about the effects that the ongoing government shutdown are having on Granite Staters.
Cornish — New Hampshire’s congressional delegation introduced legislation on Thursday to redesignate Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site as a national historical park.