More on Congress
March 13, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after Republicans on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence abruptly ended their investigation into Russia’s attacks on the US during the 2016 campaign:
February 6, 2018 Press Release
Today, the House of Representatives passed two bipartisan pieces of legislation cosponsored by Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) to address sexual harassment and workplace discrimination in Congress.
January 22, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement today after voting ‘no’ on the House three-week Continuing Resolution:
November 29, 2017 Press Release
Today, the House of Representatives passed a resolution co-introduced by Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and 186 of her bipartisan colleagues requiring all Members of Congress and Congressional staff to complete sexual harassment training.
September 13, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), a four-term member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement regarding this week’s Government Accountability Office report about deteriorating naval shipyard conditions.
August 12, 2017 Press Release
White nationalism is dangerous, despicable and has no place in our country. We must all strongly and specifically denounce today's racist, un-American violence in Charlottesville. There are not many sides to this story. This is clear evil.
July 27, 2017 In The News
This week, the Rochester Democrat offered an amendment to a House appropriations bill to limit unsolicited mass mailings to the size of the postcard. No more would your mailbox be flooded with glossy newsletters from your representative, touting just what awesome representation you’ve been getting.
June 8, 2017 Press Release
As a Member of Congress during the 2008 financial crisis, I was proud to vote for the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform bill, which outlawed the predatory behavior that threw us into recession, created the highest unemployment rate in a generation, and tanked the economy. Now, House Republicans and their Wall Street backers are trying to pull one over on the American people by repealing these protections.
Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan and Congresswomen Carol Shea-Porter and Annie Kuster today announced that New Hampshire has received $2.9 million in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency for volunteering and service programs. The grants will support 233 AmeriCorps members in the state and create additional funding for Volunteer NH, the Granite State nonprofit organization that administers AmeriCorps programs in New Hampshire.
May 17, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today released a statement on the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the FBI’s Russia probe. She also signed a discharge petition that would force a House vote on the Protecting our Democracy Act, following her call yesterday for Speaker Ryan to schedule an immediate vote on the bill.