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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

Press Releases

February 9, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) this morning released the following statement after very reluctantly voting ‘yes’ on the bipartisan, long-term budget agreement:
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February 7, 2018 Press Release
The letter asks President Trump to provide robust financial support for COPS Office in budget proposal
Today, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and 134 of her colleagues in the House of Representatives called on President Donald Trump to provide robust support for the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) in the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget. Additionally, the letter urges the Trump Administration to ensure the COPS Office remains an independent agency within the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) so that it may continue to support community policing efforts that build trust and mutual respect between law enforcement officers and communities.
February 6, 2018 Press Release
Legislation would end secret taxpayer-funded settlements and disclose to the public the offices that settle harassment claims
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.
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February 2, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after House Republicans released a misleading memo authored by House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes:
February 2, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers led by the Congressional Heroin Task Force Co-Chairs, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) and Congressmen Tom MacArthur (NJ-03), Donald Norcross (NJ-01), and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), urging Congressional leadership to include additional funding to combat the opioid epidemic in the next government funding bill.
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February 2, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after Judge Patti Saris issued a temporary injunction blocking the removal of members of New Hampshire’s Indonesian community who are facing deportation.
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January 30, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement tonight after President Trump’s first State of the Union address:
January 29, 2018 Press Release
Eisen is the Board Chair of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), an organization he co-founded in 2003; and was the White House ‘Ethics Czar’ from 2009-
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today announced that Ambassador Norm Eisen will be her guest at the State of the Union address tomorrow night.
January 26, 2018 Press Release
Experts agree that an oil spill would devastate the Seacoast's ocean-based economy

RYE, NH— Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today convened a roundtable of scientists, experts, and regional stakeholders at the Seacoast Science Center to discuss the potential consequences of the Trump administration’s decision to open New Hampshire’s shoreline to offshore oil and gas drilling.

January 25, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today released the following statement after the Office of Special Counsel issued its report on the Manchester VA Medical Center.
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