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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
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 Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on VA Inspector General Interim Report
May 22, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag
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 21, 2014 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2015
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
May 16, 2014 Shea-Porter Acts on VA Delays, Cosponsors Bipartisan Veterans Timely Access to Health Care Act
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
May 12, 2014 Keep the Internet Open: In Defense of Net Neutrality
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 7, 2014 During Teacher Appreciation Week and as Congress Considers Tax Extenders, Shea-Porter and Ros-Lehtinen Press for Action on REPAY Supplies Act
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
May 2, 2014 New Hampshire Delegation Welcomes Release of Addendum to Northern Pass Draft Environmental Impact Statement
May 1, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on ACA Enrollment Numbers
May 1, 2014 Shea-Porter Introduces Legislation to Help Service Members with Student Loans and Improve Health Care for Rural Veterans
May 1, 2014 40,262 Granite Staters enrolled in Obamacare marketplace
April 28, 2014 White Mountain National Forest Awarded $2 Million Federal Grant
April 23, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration - Recognize Naloxene as a Safe and Effective Opioid Overdose Reversal Drug for Over-the-Counter Use
April 22, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Earth Day
April 22, 2014 Letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman and Nick Rahall, Ranking Member of the Transportation & Infrastructure Committee - Highway Trust Fund Reauthorization
April 18, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the US Department of State - Transparent Environmental, Safety Review of Possible Flow Reversal of Portland-Montreal Pipeline
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 17, 2014 Kuster, Shea-Porter Applaud Plan to Open VA Health Clinics in Colebrook and Berlin
April 15, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on the Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings
April 10, 2014 Shea-Porter Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand STEM Education
April 10, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary US Department of Agriculture - Don't Hurt Our Farmers
April 10, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on the House Republican Budget
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Equal Pay Day
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 3, 2014 Letter to Patricia Hoffman, Assistant Secretary of Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability - Timely Release of Alternative Northern Pass Routes
April 2, 2014 An Affront to Democracy
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 20, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on Minuteman Health's Hospital Network Announcement
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 14, 2014 Letter to Doug Lamborn, Chairman of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee of the House Natural Resources Committee - Public Lands Renewable Energy Development Act
March 14, 2014 Shea-Porter Statement on H.R. 4015 -- SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014
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