The federal government must ensure that federal roads in New Hampshire are repaired and restored to good condition. I am pleased that the Federal Highway Administration is assisting the Forest Service with this important responsibility.
I strongly oppose the shameful FCC vote to repeal net neutrality rules, and I will work to restore the net neutrality protections American consumers expect and deserve.
I voted to stop House Republicans from continuing to rush their tax giveaway for the wealthy through Congress while keeping the public in the dark. Republicans have drafted this bill with zero public hearings and have refused to allow any Democratic amendments.
I am pleased that the House has passed a final defense bill that supports our troops with a pay raise of 2.4% and prevents a new Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) round.
Shea-Porter Introduces Bill to Increase Benefits for Surviving Spouses of Disabled Veterans and Servicemembers Killed in Line of Duty“The bereaved spouses of disabled veterans and of servicemembers killed in the line of duty shouldn’t have to worry about financial insecurity.”
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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today spoke on the House floor in support of common sense solutions to reduce gun violence. She directly called on Speaker Ryan to end his obstruction and bring bipartisan gun violence prevention legislation to the floor for a vote.
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after the House passed H.R.620, legislation that would undermine the Americans with Disabilities Act:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement on the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), and Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, today announced that the New Hampshire Sea Grant program will receive a $218,000 federal annual operating grant.