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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

Press Releases

June 27, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today voted in favor of two foreign policy resolutions, both of which passed the House with strong bipartisan support: H.Res.397, which reaffirms the United States’ commitment to our NATO allies, and H.Res.351, which condemns the epidemic of homophobic violence in Chechnya.
June 27, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Calls for Interagency Strategy to Combat Foreign Fraud
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today introduced a bill directing the creation of a comprehensive anticorruption plan to prevent foreign nations that host American military operations from siphoning U.S. taxpayer money.
June 27, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman’s Bill Directs Accountability Agency to Measure Outsourcing Harms
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today introduced a bill directing the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to investigate how outsourcing manufacturing jobs to countries like China harms the United States defense industrial base and our national security.
June 22, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Worked on Bipartisan Bill as Member of Education and Workforce Committee
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after the House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill reauthorizing the Perkins Career and Technical Education program. As a member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Shea-Porter sent the bill to the House floor earlier this month:
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June 22, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement on the newly released Senate Republican healthcare repeal bill:
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June 22, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith, and 21 other original co-sponsors introduced the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression Act of 2017.
June 21, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today co-introduced the Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Act and the Alzheimer’s Research Semipostal Stamp Act in recognition of Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. These two bipartisan bills have more than 50 original cosponsors and were endorsed by the Alzheimer’s Association and the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.
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June 20, 2017 Press Release
Nearly 200 House and Senate Democrats File Suit to Stop Trump Accepting Unconstitutional Foreign Emoluments
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and 195 Members of Congress today announced they have filed a federal lawsuit against President Trump for violating one of the Constitution’s critical anti-corruption provisions: the Foreign Emoluments Clause. The emoluments clause prohibits the President from accepting foreign payments without seeking and receiving Congressional authorization.
June 20, 2017 Press Release
The House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) was pleased to welcome back Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and new additions Congresswoman Nanette Barragán (CA-44), Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) to its membership in May. This brings the total number of coalition members to fifty-three.
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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:
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