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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

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May 17, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and 73 bipartisan Members of Congress released a letter to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney urging him to maintain funding for the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) in the Trump Administration’s FY2018 Budget.
May 3, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017, bipartisan omnibus legislation to fund federal government operations through the remainder of the fiscal year. It passed the House today by a vote of 309-118:
April 25, 2017 In The News

LACONIA — U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter stopped in the city last week in the course of touring the 1st Congressional District to gauge the reaction of social service agencies to the prospect of further reductions in public assistance programs, particularly the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program known as LIHEAP.

March 20, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today hosted a roundtable discussion with Meals on Wheels volunteers, staff, and clients at the Strafford Nutrition Program’s Somersworth headquarters. The discussion highlighted how deep cuts in President Trump’s budget proposal would hurt New Hampshire communities. During the roundtable, Strafford Nutrition Program Director Jaymie Chagnon said that just a 3% cut in federal funding could lead to 2,500 fewer meal deliveries in Strafford County per year.
March 20, 2017 In The News
Cuts in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget could have a serious impact at the local level. U.S. Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter, D-NH, visited the Strafford Nutrition and Meals on Wheels program in Somersworth Monday for a roundtable discussion with program recipients, volunteers and staff, to hear their concerns and to acknowledge the impact of the program.
March 17, 2017 In The News
New Hampshire Democratic U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter says the budget is a "moral document," and she's deeply concerned by drastic cuts proposed in President Donald Trump's budget blueprint that "fail to reflect our shared morals and values."
March 16, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding today’s release of President Trump's 2018 Budget Blueprint:
March 13, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement after the independent, nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its analysis of the Republican health care bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA).
March 1, 2017 Press Release
ICYMI: Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and a group of 101 House Democrats led by Committee on Foreign Affairs Ranking Member Eliot Engel is calling on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to push back against the Trump Administration’s dangerous and short-sighted budget cuts reportedly planned for American diplomatic and development efforts. In a letter to Secretary Tillerson, the lawmakers decried the reported aim to cut the international affairs budget by 37 percent and underscored the importance of diplomacy and development in enhancing American security and advancing American interests.
February 27, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s budget blueprint: