February 14, 2018 Newsletters
News from the First District: Week of February 5 - 9, 2018
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), and Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, today announced that the New Hampshire Sea Grant program will receive a $218,000 federal annual operating grant.
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:
February 7, 2018 Press Release
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
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.
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 Newsletters
News from the First District: Week of January 29 - February 2, 2018
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.
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.
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:
In The News
With efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act stalled in Washington, U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., is taking the lead on the issue in her district.
March 24, 2017 In The News
‘Let’s get to work’ on bipartisan plan, Shea-Porter says
March 20, 2017 In The News
Cuts in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget could have a serious impact at the local level. U.S. Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter, D-NH, visited the Strafford Nutrition and Meals on Wheels program in Somersworth Monday for a roundtable discussion with program recipients, volunteers and staff, to hear their concerns and to acknowledge the impact of the program.
March 17, 2017 In The News
New Hampshire Democratic U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter says the budget is a "moral document," and she's deeply concerned by drastic cuts proposed in President Donald Trump's budget blueprint that "fail to reflect our shared morals and values."
March 17, 2017 In The News
The acting director of the New Hampshire Sea Grant program at the University of New Hampshire and members of the state’s congressional delegation in Washington, D.C., are concerned about potential cuts to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) budget.
March 2, 2017 In The News
U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., said the health choice program for New Hampshire veterans to receive care at acute-care hospitals doesn’t lessen her campaign to make New Hampshire the last state in the nation to get its own full-service veterans hospital.
February 27, 2017 In The News
Questions are being raised about the 600 percent cost spike for one of the devices that delivers naloxone, the drug that can stop opioid-related overdoses. “[Kaleo Inc.] is trying to profiteer off of New Hampshire communities in crisis, and we demand answers,” Shea-Porter said.