(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.R. 8, The Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019. This legislation would require a federal background check for all gun sales. The legislation allows an exception for family members to gift a firearm or for the loan of a firearm for hunting, target shooting, or self-defense.
(Washington, DC) – Today, the House of Representatives passed S. 47 – the Natural Resources Management Act, which includes legislation championed by Kuster that will protect natural resources and promote tourism in New Hampshire.
(Washington, DC) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted for HJ Res. 46: Joint Resolution to Terminate POTUS Emergency Declaration. Kuster is an original co-sponsor of the legislation, which would terminate President Trump’s recently declared national emergency at the southern border.
Washington, DC – Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Lori Trahan (MA-03) today applauded House passage of the Natural Resources Management Act, which contained language to designate portions of the Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit Rivers in Massachusetts and New Hampshire as scenic rivers under the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
Hearing from Granite Staters
(Nashua, NH), Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and the Subcommittee on Health, kicked off her hospital listening tour at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua.
(Concord, NH) – Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s rule to impose a domestic gag rule on the Title X family planning program, restricting women’s access to comprehensive healthcare services.
Congresswoman Kuster at NHTI with Environmental, Education Leaders
A high resolution version of this photo is available HERE.
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Fresh from her trip to immigration detention centers near the U.S.-Mexico border this weekend, U.S. Rep. Ann McLane Kuster, D-N.H., said major changes are needed.
“You can’t fathom the government of the United States taking children out of the arms of their mothers,” Kuster said during an interview with The Telegraph on Monday.
New Hampshire Congresswoman Annie Kuster joined Democratic delegation that toured immigration control facilities in Texas over the weekend.
The group met with over 40 mothers who were separated from their children, and who are now being detained as a result of the president's recent immigration policies.
Congresswoman Annie Kuster says she’s concerned the Trump administration doesn’t have a plan in place to reunite immigrant children separated from their parents after being caught trying to cross the U.S.-Mexican border.
CONCORD – New Hampshire Republicans and Democrats presented a rare united front on Thursday in voicing strong opposition to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, which will likely force small businesses in the Granite State to collect sales taxes for other states.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, U.S. Reps. Annie Kuster and Carol Shea-Porter, both D-N.H., helped advance 36 pieces of legislation targeting the opioid crisis.
Rep. Ann McLane Kuster wants Congress to confront what she sees as a pervasive sexual harassment problem in the Veterans Affairs Department.
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ATTENDS BILL SIGNING. U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster on Wednesday joined members of the House Veterans Affairs Committee at the White House for the signing of the “VA MISSION Act” by President Donald Trump.