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Kuster Votes To Restore Protections of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Pass John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

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Washington, D.C. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) voted in favor of H.R. 4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, legislation that would restore key protections of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (VRA) and protect voters from discrimination. House passage of this bill comes amid state-level efforts across the nation to restrict access to the ballot box and make it more difficult for Am...

Kuster Statement on FDA Approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

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**Vaccines are free and available to everyone 12 years and older in New Hampshire: www.vaccines.nh.gov** Washington, D.C. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee, released the following statement on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine: “Since receiving Emergency Use Authorization from th...

Kuster Highlights Funding for White Mountains Community College, Discusses Growth and Career-Pathway Programs

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Littleton, N.H. — On Wednesday, Rep. Kuster met with White Mountains Community College (WMCC) President, Dr. Charles Lloyd, and staff to discuss WMCC’s growth and increased ability to provide highly-skilled and productive employees in the region. During the visit, Kuster highlighted a recently announced grant of $350,000 through the Northern Border Regional Commission for WMCC to help design a ne...

On Final Day of Build Back Better Tour in the North Country, Kuster Meets with New Hampshire Timberland Owners' Association, Tours Working Forest

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**Kuster kicked off her Build Back Better tour in the North Country on Wednesday, meeting with business leaders and local officials to discuss travel, tourism** **Yesterday, Kuster continued the tour at Pak Solutions in Lancaster, American Performance Polymers in Colebrook** Errol, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) met with members of the New Hampshire Timberland Owners' Association to disc...

Continuing North Country Build Back Better Tour, Kuster Tours Pak Solutions in Lancaster, American Performance Polymers in Colebrook

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**Kuster kicked off her Build Back Better tour in the North Country yesterday, meeting with business leaders and local officials to discuss travel, tourism** **Yesterday, Rep. Kuster visited White Mountains Community College’s (WMCC) Littleton Business and Industry Training Facility, which was funded in part by a $350,000 NBRC grant Kuster helped to secure** Lancaster, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kus...

Kuster Kicks Off Build Back Better Tour in the North Country, Meets with Business Leaders and Local Officials to Discuss Travel, Tourism

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**Kuster’s efforts delivered $28.6 billion for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund through the American Rescue Plan** **Later in Bethlehem, Kuster met with New Hampshire Detox leadership and staff about addiction and substance abuse** Woodstock, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) kicked off her three-day Build Back Better Tour with stops across the North Country to hear from Granite Staters –...

Kuster, Adams, McGovern, Panetta Introduce Legislation Reducing Bureaucracy and Streamlining Access to Food Assistance

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Concord, N.H. — Today, Reps. Annie Kuster (NH-02), Alma Adams (NC-12), Jim McGovern (MA-02), and Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), members of the House Nutrition & Oversight Subcommittee, introduced the Streamlining Nutrition Assistance Paperwork Act. This legislation would make permanent a flexibility set up by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) during the pandemic that will help reduce a layer of b...

Kuster Statement on Situation in Afghanistan

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Concord, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) issued the following statement on the evolving situation in Afghanistan. “The developments in Afghanistan are deeply troubling and the images are heartbreaking. The rapid failure of Afghanistan’s government and the Afghan military was extraordinary and disappointing. As previously stated and reiterated by President Biden today, the safety and secur...

Kuster Meets Virtually with NH Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, Highlights Survivor Services

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Concord, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02), founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Task Force to End Sexual Violence, met virtually with NH Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence leaders and members to hear about the resiliency of crisis centers navigating this unprecedented time and the future demands of serving victims of interpersonal violence. “It was great to be with so many Gra...

Kuster Meets Virtually with Constituents, Discusses Casework and Constituent Services

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Concord, N.H. — Today, Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02) met virtually with constituents in New Hampshire’s Second District who have received assistance from Rep. Kuster’s office since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Kuster spoke with Amy Loader of Hopkinton whose tax refund was delayed, Sreedevi Purayannur of Hudson who experienced extraordinary processing delays for an Employment Authorization D...