WASHINGTON – A bicameral, bipartisan group of lawmakers are taking action this week following a disturbing New York Times investigative report on the growing prevalence of online child exploitation in communities across the nation. U.S. Representatives Annie Kuster (D-NH), Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH), Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA) and Lucy McBath (D-GA), with U.S.
(Washington, DC) - U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a senior member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, announced today with U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) that rural communities throughout the state will receive $577,276 in federal funding from the U.S.
Watch Rep. Kuster’s statement HERE.
(Washington, DC) - Read Congresswoman Kuster’s statement below:
What a week in Congress! Here’s an update from the House:
Washington, D.C. – This week, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) applauded the advancement of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which included several key provisions led and advocated for by Kuster. The legislation also includes a 3.1% pay increase for our nation’s servicemembers, the largest in a decade.
“I am pleased that a tentative agreement on USMCA has been reached between House Democrats and the White House. Trade supports nearly 20,000 jobs in New Hampshire, and I have supported strengthening and modernizing our trade agreements to reflect our advanced 21st Century economy.
Washington, D.C. – On Friday, Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02), Pete Olson (TX-22), Gwen Moore (WI-04), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) led a bipartisan group of 58 Members of Congress in sending a letter to House conferees negotiating government spending levels for Fiscal Year 2020.
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Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act, which passed the House this afternoon. This bipartisan legislation protects American consumers from robocalls, fraud, and abuse.
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) issued the following statement on the Trump Administration’s announcement today to end nutrition assistance benefits for approximately 700,000 Americans.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas, both D-N.H., on Wednesday led a letter, signed by a bipartisan group of 38 members of Congress, to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue calling on the Trump administration to include the hardwood industry in any future trade mitigation assistance packages.
MANCHESTER, N.H. —
Congresswoman Annie Kuster has returned from a weekendlong visit to the U.S.-Mexico border.
The Democrat joined other members of Congress for a briefing on conditions at border facilities.
Kuster said conditions at some locations were horrendous and she was disturbed by what she saw.
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President Trump is threatening to veto the defense budget, in part because that bill would also ban the military from using firefighting foam containing chemicals that have contaminated water in parts of New Hampshire.
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On the eve of arguments in front of a federal appeals court, New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation warned that a lawsuit aimed at overturning the Affordable Care Act could have devastating effects for thousands of Granite Staters.
U .S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas each went out on a limb on Friday.
Actually, they went out on a rope, as they took part in the United Way’s Over the Edge fundraiser at the Brady Sullivan Tower.
What more could the federal government do to help Cheshire County fight the opioid epidemic and meet local health care needs? That was the topic Monday, as Congresswoman Ann M. Kuster stopped by the county jail and nursing home to meet with county leaders.
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The four members of New Hampshire’s all-Democratic congressional delegation expressed deep concern over President Donald Trump’s comments that he would not rule out accepting damaging information about his 2020 rivals from a foreign government.
For Rep. Annie Kuster, traveling to France to attend the 75th-anniversary ceremonies commemorating D-Day hit close to home.
Her late father, Malcolm McLane, was on patrol during D-Day and received a Purple Heart for his service in World War II.