I am pleased to announce that my office is participating in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge. The Congressional App Challenge is a competition aimed at encouraging U.S. high school students to learn how to code by creating their own applications.
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), a four-term member of the House Armed Services Committee, has included a number of bills, amendments, and priorities in the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
Minutes before the vote, Shea-Porter spoke on the House floor to oppose the bill.
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s announcement that he will order the federal government to stop making the Cost-Sharing Reduction payments it owes:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and the Congressional Progressive Caucus Healthcare Taskforce today sent a letter to Congressional leadership, urging passage of policies to improve the Affordable Care Act marketplace for enrollees in 2018. The letter comes as President Trump signed an executive order further sabotaging the ACA by exempting “association” health plans from essential benefit requirements (such as coverage of maternity, mental health and autism benefits) and consumer protections. These plans will skew the risk pool by discriminating against people with pre-existing conditions and offering skimpier coverage, driving up premiums for everyone else.
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding today’s House disaster relief package, for which she voted “yes” and which passed the House by a vote of 353-69:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding today’s executive order:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding the Trump Administration’s proposal to repeal the 2015 Clean Power Plan: