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Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter

Representing the 1st District of New Hampshire

Press Releases

June 20, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement on the executive order President Trump signed today:
June 20, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement on the release of the ATSDR PFAS chemicals toxicology report, which, for months, has been blocked from public release due to pressure from the EPA and Trump political appointees:
June 19, 2018 Press Release
Legislation would end family separations at the US Border
This afternoon, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) co-introduced H.R. 6135, the Keep Families Together Act. The bill would prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from separating children from their parents.
June 14, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement on the Manchester Vision 2025 Task Force Report:
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June 13, 2018 Press Release
Shea-Porter praises legislation, raises alarm about lack of funding and blasts the sabotage of Americans’ health care by the Trump Administration
Over the past two days, the House has passed 35 bills aimed at addressing the opioid crisis, which is devastating communities across New Hampshire and the nation. The series of bills passed this week includes two that Shea-Porter cosponsored, H.R. 449, the Synthetic Drug Awareness Act, and H.R. 5009, Jessie’s Law.
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June 8, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today released the following statement after voting ‘no’ on House Republicans’ partisan “Minibus” appropriations package:
June 8, 2018 Press Release
Congresswomen Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and Barbara Lee (CA-13), Chair of the Congressional Social Work Caucus, Congresswoman Susan Davis (CA-53), Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez (IL-04), and Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37) today released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s “zero tolerance” policy, which is currently separating children from their parents at the border:
June 8, 2018 Press Release
Shea-Porter, who was instrumental in getting the federal funding for the bridge, added a personal letter for future generations of women leaders in New Hampshire

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today announced that she will include an article from the May edition of NH Magazine entitled Remarkable Women 2018: Persistence, and she will add a personal note, as well, in the Sarah Long Bridge Time Capsule.

June 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) and Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan today announced that Manchester-Boston Regional Airport will receive a $6.8 million grant from the Department of Transportation to realign and reconstruct two taxiways.

June 7, 2018 Press Release
Water Resources Development Act Moves to Senate with Key Shea-Porter Provisions Included

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Shea-Porter’s (NH-01) amendments to dredge Hampton and Portsmouth Harbors have been included in the House Water Resources Development Act, which passed this evening 408-2. Amendment #40, which would dredge Hampton Harbor can be found here, and amendment #41

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