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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

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June 19, 2017 Event

WHAT: Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter’s Staff to Hold Veterans’ Open Office Hours in Manchester

WHEN: Monday, June 19th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: American Legion Sweeney Post

251 Maple Street

Manchester, NH 03103

June 13, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after voting for the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017:
May 26, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and 62 other members of Congress sent the letter below to President Trump, urging him to keep our promise to our veterans by not slashing Medicaid.
May 24, 2017 Press Release
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed six bills to improve veterans’ services cosponsored by Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01)
May 15, 2017 Event

WHAT: Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter’s Staff to Hold Veterans’ Open Office Hours in Manchester

WHEN: Monday, May 15th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: American Legion Sweeney Post

251 Maple Street

Manchester, NH

 

 

April 21, 2017 In The News
The foundation is poured and the community is being built. For Derry veteran Larry Riemer, it's a wonderful sight and a long time coming. Last week, U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter paid Riemer a visit, saying she had heard about his story and wanted to meet him.
April 6, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today co-introduced the Veterans Education Relief and Restoration Act (VERRA), a bill to assist veterans who lost Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits due to recent for-profit college closures, including Nashua’s Daniel Webster College, a subsidiary of ITT Tech, which closed in 2016.
April 5, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today wrote to House and Senate leadership calling for action on a permanent, user-friendly solution for veterans who need non-V.A. care in the community. Shea-Porter’s letter followed House action on a short-term extension of the Veterans Choice Program.
March 17, 2017 Press Release
The U.S. House today passed an amendment introduced by Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) to improve VA hiring of mental health professionals.
March 16, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today voted in favor of a bipartisan proposal to improve care for veterans by holding VA employees accountable, and against a poison-pill version of the proposal that would undermine collective bargaining rights for VA employees, one-third of whom are veterans; expose whistleblowers to retaliation; and protect high-level executives at the expense of lower-level VA employees.