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Carol Shea-Porter's Public Statements

Full Name: Carol Shea-Porter
Office: U.S. House (NH) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 12/02/1952
Birth Place: Durham, NH
Home City: Rochester, NH
Date Title
Issue Position: Afghanistan
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Meeting Our Energy Needs in the 21st Century
Issue Position: The Economy
Issue Position: Terrorism
Issue Position: Energy & the Environment
Issue Position: Serving Members of the Armed Forces
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Civil Liberties
Issue Position: The War in Iraq
Issue Position: Civil Liberties
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Science & Technology
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
July 1, 2014 Shea-Porter Pushes for Fixes to Highway Trust Fund to Protect Jobs in NH
June 30, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 26, 2014 Shea-Porter, Tierney, Loebsack Introduce DELIVER Act to Improve Wait Times at the VA
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 25, 2014 Shea-Porter Introduces DELIVER Act to Improve Wait Times at the VA
June 23, 2014 Letter to Bernie Sanders, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs - Shea-Porter Urges Veterans Conference Committee to Keep Language Very Similar to Her Veterans Health Equity Act
June 23, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Meriam Ibrahim
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Increased Classroom Connectivity for Underserved Communities
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 17, 2014 Letter to Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health - Make Demographic Data Public for All Clinical Trials
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 10, 2014 It is Time for Congress to Stand Up Against Gun Violence in Schools
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, U.S. Attorney General- Take Leading Role in Investigating VA Scandal
June 5, 2014 Shea-Porter Travels to Normandy for 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 4, 2014 Get the Facts: EPA Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution
June 4, 2014 Shea-Porter Signs Resolution Condemning Death Sentence Against Meriam Ibrahim in Sudan
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 31, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl
May 30, 2014 In National Defense Authorization Act, Shea-Porter Authors Multiple Provisions to Protect Troops and Grow NH's Economy
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 28, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on VA Inspector General Interim Report
May 22, 2014 Shea-Porter, a Cosponsor of the USA FREEDOM Act, Votes Against the USA FREEDOM Act
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
May 21, 2014 Taking Another Step to Address the VA Backlog and Hold Employees Accountable, Shea-Porter and House Pass the VA Management Accountability Act
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