New Hampshire’s senators point to dangers of e-cigarette use
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen says she's glad to see the Trump administration's announcement that it would move to ban flavored e-cigarettes.
Weather chief thanks Alabama employees for Dorian forecast
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Struggling to keep his emotions in check, the head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration both defended President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday...
Third Republican, Messner, vying to challenge Shaheen
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former U.S. Army ranger and lawyer who paid for billboards welcoming President Donald Trump to New Hampshire last month has become the latest Republican vying to challenge...
Funding announced to support domestic violence survivors
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic Congressional delegation has announced over $ 1 million in federal funding to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
Health study related to chemical at Pease will go ahead
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — The federal government has approved a pilot study at a former military base to look at the health implications for those who may have been exposed to potentially toxic...
Trump throws support behind possible Lewandowski Senate run
MANCHSTER, N.H. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday threw his support behind his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, who is considering a run for Senate in his home state of New...
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard getting new commander
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is undergoing a change of command.
Capt. Daniel Ettlich is taking command of the shipyard Friday. He's taking the helm from Capt. David...
Bill would aim to help laboratory animals get a home
A bill to encourage the adoption or retirement of animals no longer needed for research in federal labs has the support of U.S. Sens. Susan Collins of Maine and Jeanne Shaheen of New...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A group of senators has a plan to reduce insulin prices with legislation intended to hold pharmaceutical companies and insurance companies more accountable.
Former House Speaker O’Brien seeking US Senate seat
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Republican Bill O'Brien launched his campaign Tuesday to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, accusing her of catering to the "liberal elite" while emphasizing his...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire officials are honoring a World War II veteran who built radio connection networked used by the Allies during bombing runs into Japan.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A bill to extend a decades-old federal weatherization program is headed to the Senate floor.
The Weatherization Assistance Program helps low-income families to make...
Shaheen takes in $1.9 million for second quarter
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democrat Jeanne Shaheen raised more than $1.9 million in the latest fundraising quarter as she seeks a third term in the U.S. Senate.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A new exhibit is set to open at a New Hampshire space center that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen introduced sweeping legislation Friday to spend $63 billion over 10 years to combat addiction beyond the opioid epidemic.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation is welcoming Senate passage of a bill creating a commemorative coin to honor Christa McAuliffe, the Concord High School...
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A Republican military veteran on Monday announced his campaign to oust Democrat Jeanne Shaheen from her New Hampshire U.S. Senate seat, which the GOP sees as...
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Law enforcement, business leaders, consumer advocates and others joined U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen in highlighting her efforts to crackdown on robocalls.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two Rhode Island congressmen want to create a federal grant program to repair and replace deteriorating bridges.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin and Sen. Sheldon...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Former New Hampshire governors have returned to the Statehouse as part of this week's celebration of the building's bicentennial, recalling their favorite portraits and their...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, who backed a campaign to put a female face on a $20 bill by 2020, said there's no excuse for the eight-year delay announced by the treasury...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Chris Sununu will seek a third term as New Hampshire's governor in 2020, ending speculation that the Republican would make a bid for U.S. Senate.
WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director Chris Wray said Tuesday that he does not consider court-approved FBI surveillance to be "spying" and said he has no evidence the FBI illegally monitored President...
NH delegation weighs in on Mueller report
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation support the call for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before Congress following the release of his...
Trio of senators visit Afghanistan, Iraq
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said Monday that based on what she heard during a trip to Afghanistan, she's encouraged that female leaders there are pushing hard for...
Senators: defense memo appears to protect shipyard
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Senators from Maine and New Hampshire say they are encouraged by a new Defense Department memo that appears to maintain funding for projects at the Portsmouth Naval...
Shaheen introduces health care affordability package
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire has introduced a health care affordability package to reduce patient costs and expand access to critical medical...
Members of NH’s delegation visit with shipyard workers
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation have visited with workers at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to discuss military construction projects that could be cut to...
New Hampshire gets nearly $12M to fight opioid epidemic
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's congressional delegation and Gov. Chris Sununu are welcoming nearly $12 million in additional funding to fight the opioid epidemic.
Shaheen, Collins, reintroduce diabetes management bill
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Maine Sen. Susan Collins have reintroduced a bill to expand Medicare coverage for diabetes management.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The wide-ranging public lands bill signed into law by President Donald Trump has provisions that protect some New Hampshire waterways and redesignates Saint-Gaudens National...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen says she welcomes continued funding levels for opioid treatment in President Donald Trump's budget proposal, but she is concerned...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has spoken with the Secretary of the Navy to defend funding for Portsmouth Naval Shipyard projects that could go instead toward the Trump...
Delegation urges Trump to prioritize opioid funding
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation is urging President Donald Trump to prioritize funding for State Opioid Response grants in his annual budget proposal to...
Shaheen, Hassan, voted against Wheeler’s confirmation
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan have voted against confirming Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, questioning his...
Shaheen bill would slap fees on e-cigarette makers
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has introduced a bill that would place a fee on e-cigarette manufacturers to help finance the Food and Drug Administration's...
Delegation: Shipyard, NH Natl Guard could suffer over wall
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation says the Trump administration's plan to take funds from military construction projects to build a border wall could hurt...
Bill would give those 50-plus option to buy into Medicare
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire and Debbie Stabenow of Michigan have introduced a bill to give people between the ages of 50 and 64 the option of buying into Medicare.
The senators, both Democrats, said in a statement Thursday that millions of Americans who are approaching retirement or are being forced to retire early due to layoffs or mandatory retirement face increasing health care needs and rising costs.
Bill would help protect parts of NH, Mass rivers
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation have introduced a bill to designate parts of rivers in the state and in Massachusetts as scenic rivers under the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
The bill would create an advisory committee that works with state and federal agencies to protect and manage the Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit rivers.
Bomb squad called to senator’s office for suspicious letter
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire State Police bomb squad responded to U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's office for reports of a suspicious letter.
Shaheen wants info on drug firms’ anti-addiction marketing
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is asking the head of the Food and Drug Administration to provide information on how the agency is preventing pharmaceutical companies from fueling the opioid crisis by marketing both addictive prescription drugs and anti-addiction medications.
Delegation disappointed Trump didn’t rule out a shutdown
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation say they appreciate that President Donald Trump touched on issues in his State of the Union address such as high prescription drugs costs and infrastructure investment, but they're disappointed he didn't rule out shutting down the government again.
Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said the recent shutdown took a terrible toll on many New Hampshire families and businesses, and must not be repeated.
Shaheen: US must have plan in place if it leaves nuke treaty
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen says the Trump administration must carefully consider how it would prevent an arms race in the absence of a nuclear arms treaty with Russia, and whether that includes negotiating a new treaty with China.
Shaheen, a Democrat and member of the Senate Foreign Relations and Armed Services committees, said Friday if the United States is to withdraw, "there must be a plan in place to prevent proliferation."
Coin proposed to honor teacher lost in Challenger disaster
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's congressional delegation is proposing the creation of a commemorative coin to honor Christa McAuliffe, the Concord High School teacher who died in the NASA space shuttle Challenger disaster 33 years ago.
Democratic Sen. Shaheen of New Hampshire seeks 3rd term
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's senior U.S. senator, Democrat Jeanne Shaheen, has confirmed she is running for a third term.
In an interview broadcast on Sunday, Shaheen told WMUR-TV her immediate priority will be making sure a government shutdown doesn't happen again. She also said she'll focus on jobs, health care, access to affordable prescription drugs and ending the opioid crisis.
New Hampshire among states with female Senate leader
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Senate president, Donna Soucy, is among at least 34 women nationwide to hold a top legislative spot this year. It's a new role for her but not an unfamiliar scenario for the state.
New Hampshire mourns civil rights leader Hilson on MLK Day
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is both observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day and mourning the death of a man who led efforts to establish the holiday in the state.
The Rev. Arthur Hilson, of Portsmouth, died Saturday of pancreatic cancer at age 82.
Shaheen reintroduces bill to make child care more affordable
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has reintroduced legislation to make child care more affordable and accessible by reforming the federal tax code.
The Democrat's bill would increase outdated dollar limits on child care expenses for families; make the child care tax credit fully refundable; create a tax credit for educated child care professionals; and boost support for businesses that provide child care benefits for employees.