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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

Press Releases

December 15, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding Congressional Republicans’ tax plan conference report:
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December 15, 2017 Press Release
Today, Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH), Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), and Congresswomen Annie Kuster (NH-02) are urging New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon MacDonald and Governor Chris Sununu to take action to protect Granite State consumers and small businesses from the negative impacts of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) decision to rollback net neutrality regulations.
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December 14, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding today’s Federal Communications Commission (FCC) vote to repeal net neutrality protections:
December 14, 2017 Press Release
Agreement Expands Seacoast Veterans’ Options for Local VA Care
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today announced in conjunction with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Manchester Medical Center that the VA has launched a new public/private partnership with Rochester’s Frisbie Memorial Hospital to provide Gastrointestinal (GI) procedures to Seacoast veterans.
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December 13, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement ahead of tomorrow, the fifth anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting:
December 12, 2017 Press Release
New Hampshire Congresswoman’s Amendment Supports Opioid Prevention, Harm Reduction, & Recovery on Campus
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today secured unanimous bipartisan support for her amendment requiring colleges and universities to adopt drug- and alcohol-abuse prevention programs that specifically address the opioid crisis. The amendment is now a part of the House Education and Workforce Committee’s Higher Education Act reauthorization bill.
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December 6, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement after voting “no” on H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, which passed the House by a vote of 231-198:
December 6, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Cosponsors Stronger and More Comprehensive Articles of Impeachment
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding her “present” vote on tabling impeachment articles against Donald Trump:
December 6, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding the Trump Administration’s plans to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital:
December 5, 2017 Press Release
Legislation to Dramatically Expand VA Dental Eligibility Inspired by Londonderry Veteran’s Request
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today introduced legislation to offer comprehensive dental care to all 9.1 million veterans enrolled in the Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare system.
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