Senator Jeanne Shaheen's Public Statements


Full Name: Jeanne Shaheen
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: William (Bill); 3 Children: Stefany, Stacey, Molly
Birth Date: 01/28/1947
Birth Place: Saint Charles, MO
Home City: Madbury, NH
Religion: Protestant
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Issue Position: A New Direction for the Financial Markets Issue Position: A New Direction: Putting Our Veterans First Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Creating Jobs in the New Innovation Economy Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Restore Fiscal Responsibility Issue Position: Lowering Health Care Costs Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Control Health Care Costs Issue Position: A New Energy Direction Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Expand Opportunity, Build A Skilled Workforce Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Rebuild Our Roads, Schools and Other Critical Infrastructure, Not Iraq's Issue Position: Improving Education Issue Position: Creating the Jobs of Tomorrow Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Lower Gas and Heating Oil Prices, Create the New Energy Economy Issue Position: Restoring Fiscal Accountability Issue Position: Economic Plan: A New Direction - Lower Taxes for Families and Small Businesses 7/31/14 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza 7/29/14 Statement by Senators McCain, Cardin, Shaheen and Risch Expressing Disappointment About Charges Against Former Georgian President Saakashvili 7/24/14 Shaheen: Tourism Bill Will Promote Jobs, Economy in New Hampshire 7/24/14 Shaheen: Time to Pass Common-Sense Measure to Make Prescription Drugs More Affordable 7/24/14 Shaheen Files Amendments to Promote Job Creation, Small Business Growth 7/24/14 Senate Passes Ayotte, Shaheen Resolution Commemorating 20th Anniversary of Wolfeboro's Wright Museum 7/24/14 Shaheen, Ayotte Welcome Release of Meriam Ibrahim from Sudan 7/23/14 Shaheen Leads Senate Coalition Calling for Vote on Energy Efficiency Bill 7/23/14 Shaheen Statement on Bring Jobs Home Act Vote 7/23/14 Shaheen Hosts New Hampshire Business Leader to Promote Women Entrepreneurship 7/21/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Shea-Porter, Shaheen, Ayotte Urge Review of Sea-3 Rail Travel through Great Bay 7/21/14 At Meeting with VA Secretary Nominee, Shaheen Presses for Reforms to Address Mismanagement Scandal 7/21/14 Shaheen, McCain Introduce Legislation to Provide Visas for Civilians in Danger for Service Alongside Americans 7/18/14 Appropriations Committee Approves Defense Funding Bill with Shaheen Priorities 7/18/14 Shaheen Statement on Ukrainian Tragedy 7/17/14 Bring Jobs Back Home Act - Motion to Proceed - Continued 7/17/14 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions 7/17/14 Shaheen, Ayotte Announce Funding for New Hampshire National Guard Development Cycle Support Program 7/16/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act 7/16/14 Executive Session 7/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC 7/16/14 Shaheen Statement on 'Not My Boss' Business Act' Vote 7/15/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Proposal for Biennial Budgeting 7/14/14 New Hampshire Chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War Honors Shaheen for Securing Medals for New Hampshire POWs 7/11/14 Shaheen: Child Care Tax Credit Legislation Will Help New Hampshire Families Afford Child Care 7/10/14 Rubio, Shaheen Introduce the Girls Count Act 7/10/14 Executive Session 7/10/14 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment 7/09/14 Shaheen Backs Legislation to Protect Women's Health Care After Hobby Lobby Decision 7/09/14 Shaheen Meets with Women's Advocates at Capitol Hill Roundtable 7/08/14 Senators Introduce Legislation to Expand Tax Credit, Help Families Afford Child Care 7/08/14 Shaheen, Collins Introduce Amendment to Expand Access to National Parks For Disabled Veterans 7/07/14 Shaheen: Fishing Remains Integral to Seacoast Economy 7/02/14 At Hampton-Seabrook Bridge, Shaheen Calls for Infrastructure Investments 7/01/14 Shaheen: Action on Highway Trust Fund Vital to New Hampshire Infrastructure, Economy