Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Senator Jeanne Shaheen News

News on Senator Jeanne Shaheen continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Nashua Telegraph

Bob Smith's big regret: Voting in favor of the Patriot Act

Republican Senate candidate and former U.S. Sen. Bob Smith, of Tuftonboro, said Tuesday that he regrets supporting the Patriot Act after the 2001 terrorist attacks and believes that states - rather than the federal government - should set criminal laws regarding possession of marijuana.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Patriot Act, Prison, Drugs, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

5 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

Texas News Minute

Gov. Rick Perry says New Hampshire voters should be embarrassed by Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen's record on border security.

Comment?

Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

9 hrs ago | Reuters

U.S. lawmakers warn against Mexico sugar import restrictions

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers warned on Tuesday that restricting Mexican sugar imports would inflate food prices and threaten U.S. food manufacturers, the latest sign that pressure is growing on Washington to avoid trade barriers.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Democrat, Senator Pat Toomey, Pennsylvania

9 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

Perry: NH should be embarrassed by Shaheen

The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education held a special meeting Tuesday morning to determine whether to take legal action against Gov. Bobby Jindal on the Common Core issue.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Immigration Reform, Shreveport, LA

10 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Rick Perry courts New Hampshire Republicans, calling border a 'battlefield'

Gov. Rick Perry warmed up New Hampshire Republicans today by calling the border a "battlefield," demanding action from Congress, and labeling the state's Democratic senator a bigger embarrassment than his own 2012 White House bid.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Rick Perry, US Governors, Chris Christie, Scott Brown, Republican

10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The super PAC to end super PACs leaps into New Hampshire and Iowa

After Larry Lessig's super PAC to end all super PACs narrowly beat its fundraising goal earlier this month, supporters have been waiting to hear just who Mayday PAC plans to back in its effort to elect campaign finance reformers to Congress.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mary Landrieu, Science / Technology

11 hrs ago | Ballot Access News

Lawrence Lessig's SuperPAC, Formed to Help Pro-Public Funding...

Professor Lawrence Lessig is dedicated to getting a bill through Congress next year for public funding for congressional campaigns.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tom Latham, Republican, US House of Representatives, Leonard Boswell, Scott Brown

Mon Jul 28, 2014

TaxVox

The "Helping Working Families Afford Child Care Act" Would Help,...

The Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit does not work for low-income families. It fails on three counts - the credit is nonrefundable, covers only a portion of expenses, and comes long after expenses have been incurred.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, Patty Murray, Tax

Boston.com

Scott Brown hits Jeanne Shaheen on immigration stance

In the 30-second spot , Brown, who is vying to unseat Democratic US Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, says Americans have to go through security to get on a plane, enter a government building or go to a ball game.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Republican

Home

Shaheen backs bridge fix funding in Pelham roundtable

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen met with town officials in Pelham on Monday to discuss her legislation, the "Strengthen and Fortify Existing Bridges Act of 2014" , which aims to provide $5.5 billion to fix deteriorating town and state bridges nationwide, including 493 such town- and state-owned bridges in New Hampshire.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

The Washington Post

Morning Plum: Hillary sharpens up stance on border crisis

As the political battle in Congress over the border crisis comes to a head this week, you can already see the contours of the immigration issue developing for the 2016 presidential election.

Comment?

Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, Family, Kids, US Senate, Democrat

SeacoastOnline

N.H. students press for college loan relief

Theo Groh and other Young and College Democrats are asking citizens to sign a petition urging Congress to pass legislation that would allow former college graduates to refinance their student loans.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Sun Jul 27, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Another View -- Mike Biundo: Where is Shaheen's gas price outrage now?

SIX YEARS AGO, Jeanne Shaheen was quick to attack then-Sen. John Sununu on the cost of gasoline.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, John Sununu, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Hill, NH, Opinion

Stars and Stripes

Extend visas to our Iraqi and Afghan allies

During the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, thousands of brave citizens of both countries assisted our efforts, at great risk to themselves and their families.

Comment?

Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican, US House of Representatives, Earl Blumenauer, Opinion

The Hill

Scott Brown's Granite State bust

Scott Brown's much anticipated Granite State brawl with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has turned out to be more of a Granite State bust.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Scott Brown, Republican, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, 2012 Presidential Election

CBS News

Republicans narrowly favored to capture Senate in November

A new CBS News/New York Times Battleground Tracker estimate finds the Republicans positioned to take the Senate this year, with a likely 51-49 seat edge if the November election were held right now.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mitch McConnell

UnionLeader.com

Governor, U.S. senators praise Easter Seals' support of NH vets

Gov. Maggie Hassan still believes Easter Seals New Hampshire should have a chance to bid on running a military support program it helped create seven years ago, her spokesman said Friday.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, New Hampshire, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, US National Guard, US Military

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

'Hidden' real estate tax: Fodder for frontal election-year assault in NH

What do we make of the Senate Republican attack against Gov. Maggie Hassan for pursuing a "new, hidden tax" on ground leases by expanding the state tax on real estate transfer? At this juncture, it's still largely a "he said, he said" controversy, and the assault came from a unique, though politically predictable, source.

Comment?

Related Topix: Charles Bass, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Bradley, US Senate, Democrat, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, Manchester, NH

UnionLeader.com

Sudanese woman who refused to renounce her Christian faith on way to NH

Meriam Ibrahim, who left Sudan earlier this week after a months-long struggle against her death sentence for refusing to renounce her Christian faith, should be in New Hampshire soon, said her brother-in-law, Gabriel Wani.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Manchester, NH

NewsOK.com

World War II-era museum recognized

The U.S. Senate has passed a resolution from Sens. Kelly Ayotte and Jeanne Shaheen commemorating the 20th anniversary of a New Hampshire museum recognized for its World War II -era memorabilia.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Republican, Democrat

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••