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Congresswoman Ann McLane Kuster

Representing the 2nd District of New Hampshire

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Dec 5, 2018 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement after attending funeral services for President George H.W. Bush in Washington, DC:

Dec 1, 2018 Press Release

(Concord, NH) - Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the passing of President George Herbert Walker Bush:

Nov 30, 2018 Press Release

(Washington, DC) –Today Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs and the top Democrat on the Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, is demanding Under Secretary for Benefits Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D. outline how the VA will address the failure to properly administer GI Bill benefits to veterans.

Nov 30, 2018 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) has been elected by her colleagues to serve as New England’s Regional Representative to the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee.

Nov 30, 2018 Press Release

(Washington, DC) –Today Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs and the top Democrat on the Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, is demanding Under Secretary for Benefits Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D. outline how the VA will address the failure to properly administer GI Bill benefits to veterans.

Nov 29, 2018 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin and Opioid Task Force, released the following statement on a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that showed a dramatic increase in deaths due to synthetic opioids such as fentanyl nationally.

Nov 29, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the leadership of the Democratic Women’s Working Group (DWWG), Representatives Jackie Speier (CA-14), Lois Frankel (FL-21), and Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), as well as Representative Annie Kuster (NH-02) and 76 of their House colleagues sent a letter to Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos condemning her recently proposed rule for Title IX of the Ed

Nov 19, 2018 Press Release

(Concord, NH) – Today at the New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (NHCADSV) headquarters, Representative Annie Kuster (NH-02) and U.S.

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In The News

Oct 31, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster is a co-leader of a coalition of 178 Democratic lawmakers calling on Republican House Speaker John Boehner and his leadership to “publicly declare” they will not sue the threat of another government shutdown or default as leverage in the budget talks, her office said Thursday.
Oct 28, 2013 In The News
Rep. Annie Kuster promised to be an advocate for affordable housing in Washington, D.C., while speaking at the grand opening of the Brookbend East & West housing complex on Meadow Road Friday afternoon. After the ceremony, the District 2 Democrat said while it is important to eliminate federal tax loopholes, tax credits that make low-income housing developments like Brookbend possible are vital in order to have thriving communities where all segments of the community have housing.
Oct 25, 2013 In The News
Construction is nearly complete on a three-year, multimillion-dollar project to demolish and then rebuild an aging affordable housing development in the city. Keene Housing is hosting a grand opening of the 75-unit Brookbend East and Brookbend West on Meadow Road today, with community members, residents and local and state officials, including U.S. Rep. Ann M. Kuster, D-N.H.
Oct 14, 2013 In The News
U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Carol Shea-Porter of New Hampshire have signed a petition that would force a vote to end the federal government shutdown.
Oct 9, 2013 In The News
While the city waited, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster sought to expedite the process. Shaheen and Kuster wrote a letter to U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx in July, requesting quick action by the federal government. And they visited the bridge together last month for a tour with city officials. In statements yesterday, Shaheen and Kuster said they were glad to see progress.
Oct 8, 2013 In The News
Last week, one bloc of one party in one House of Congress forced a shutdown of the entire federal government. In New Hampshire and across the country, we're already seeing the consequences. Brave members of our National Guard have been furloughed. Life-saving scientific research has been stalled. Loans to small businesses have been frozen. Food assistance to children and expectant mothers has been threatened. The list goes on and on. But instead of working in a common sense, bipartisan way to end the shutdown, some in Washington are playing cynical political games to avoid being blamed for it.
Oct 3, 2013 In The News
There are few places in New Hampshire – or anywhere else, for that matter – as majestic as the North Country. For three days at the end of the summer, I once again got to experience the region’s breathtaking mix of diverse wildlife, picturesque landscapes, and strong communities. But, I was also reminded that, like elsewhere in the state, it’s the people -- strong, resilient, and always working together – that give the region its special character.
Sep 30, 2013 In The News
I recently received a heartbreaking letter from a constituent. She is 28 years old. She has a disability and is an orphan, with no family to fall back on. She is the mother of a toddler and also working toward two undergraduate degrees while trying to find a job. She stretches modest federal food assistance to help feed herself and her child, and she still has to visit her local food bank to get by.
Sep 30, 2013 In The News
New Hampshire’s congressional delegation is seeking an update on the status of a telehealth partnership with Androscoggin Valley Hospital and a part-time Veterans Administration clinic in the North Country.
Sep 24, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster (D-NH) made a brief appearance and vowed she would work with anyone interested in ending climate change or limiting its effects, regardless of their side of the aisle. “I believe we have a response to protect these natural resources for future generations,” she said. “New Hampshire is poised to lead the charge against climate change.”

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