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NH Delegation Welcomes Nearly $1M to Combat Homelessness in Concord, Merrimack & Belknap Communities

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(Washington, DC) — U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) today welcomed $944,406 to New Hampshire to combat housing insecurity. Specifically, the funding supports projects that reduce unsheltered homelessness, especially in high-risk areas and rural communities. Community Action Program…

Kuster, Pappas Host Federal Grants Fair for Small Businesses, Communities

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      Washington, D.C. — Today, Representatives Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Chris Pappas (NH-01) hosted a federal grants fair for New Hampshire communities, small businesses, and nonprofits to increase awareness about federal resources available. One of the most important roles of congressional offices is to help constituents navigate federal agencies and access…

Kuster Fights To Expand Affordable Broadband Access in Rural Communities

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   **Kuster’s full remarks are available HERE, the full Subcommittee hearing is available HERE**   Washington, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a Member of the prominent Energy and Commerce Committee, participated in a Communications and Technology Subcommittee hearing entitled, “Launching Into the State of the Satellite Marketplace.” As a leader in…

Kuster Urges Bipartisan Action To Address Fentanyl Crisis and Help Save Lives in Energy and Commerce Committee

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   **Kuster’s full remarks are available HERE, the full Subcommittee hearing is available HERE**   Washington, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a Member of the prominent Energy and Commerce Committee, participated in a Health Subcommittee hearing called, “Lives Worth Living.” During her remarks, Kuster stressed the need for common-sense, bipartisan…

Kuster Advocates for American Energy Independence, More Diverse Energy Portfolio in Energy and Commerce Hearing

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   **You can watch Kuster’s full remarks HERE, and the full hearing HERE**    Washington, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a Member of the prominent Energy and Commerce Committee, participated in an Energy Full Committee hearing on the future of American energy independence and technology. During the hearing, Kuster advocated for achieving a more…

ICYMI: Kuster, Warmington, Donchess Advocate for Commuter Rail

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   Nashua, N.H. — In case you missed it, over the weekend, the Nashua Telegraph published an op-ed written by Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), Executive Councilor Cinde Warmington, and Nashua Mayor Jim Donchess about the status of bringing commuter rail to New Hampshire.   You can read the full op-ed HERE, or printed below.   –   COMMENTARY: Executive…

Kuster Stands Up to Big Oil, Votes To Protect Emergency Reserves

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   Washington, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), a prominent Energy and Commerce Committee Member, voted against legislation restricting our nation’s best tools to respond to energy crises. Republicans in Congress put forward misguided legislation that would deliver record profits for Big Oil companies by prohibiting the Department of Energy (DOE) from releasing…

Kuster To Serve as Member of Prominent Energy and Commerce Committee

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   Washington, D.C. — Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced her role on the Energy and Commerce Committee for the 118th Congress. The Committee has wide jurisdiction over critical issues, including health care, energy, climate change, the environment, broadband and internet policy, and interstate and foreign commerce. Rep. Kuster will serve on the Health…

NH Delegation Announces Nearly $25 Million to Expand Public Transit in New Hampshire

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   WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Maggie Hassan and Jeanne Shaheen and Representatives Annie Kuster and Chris Pappas today announced $24,955,036 in public transit funding for New Hampshire. The funding comes in part from the Hassan and Shaheen-negotiated bipartisan infrastructure law, which provides the largest investment in transit ever. Senator Hassan was a member of the…

NH Delegation Announces Over $3.5M in Additional ERA2 Rental Assistance

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NH Delegation Announces Over $3.5M in Additional ERA2 Rental Assistance  **The U.S. Department of Treasury’s supplemental funds follows the congressional delegation’s appeal in October to provide additional federal assistance to the State**  (Manchester, NH) — U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) led the New Hampshire congressional delegation in announcing $3,593,327 from the…