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Sentencing Today in Multi State Car Scam

Two California men pled guilty on Monday in NH Federal Court to felony mail fraud and custom violations in a plea agreement for a multi-state luxury vehicle export scheme. Investigators in New Hampshire uncovered the scheme last year that involved

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Senators Ayotte and McCain Request Hearing on Boston Marathon Attack

U.S. Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) sent a letter Wednesday to Senator Tom Carper (D-DE), Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee and stated. “Since 9/11, billions of taxpayer dollars have been spent on

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Arrest Made in Suspicious Letters Investigation

At 5:15 p.m. CDT, FBI special agents arrested Paul Kevin Curtis, the individual believed responsible for mailing three letters sent through the U.S. Postal Service that contained a granular substance and tested positive for ricin. The letters were addressed to

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FBI Response to Reports of Suspicious Letters Received at Mail Facilities

A second letter containing a granular substance that preliminarily tested positive for ricin was received at an offsite mail screening facility. The envelope, addressed to the President, was immediately quarantined by U.S. Secret Service personnel, and a coordinated investigation with

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Senator Ayotte Speaks Out on Hagel’s Nomination

U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), released the following statement today regarding President Obama’s nomination of former Senator Chuck Hagel for the next Secretary of Defense: “While I deeply respect Senator Hagel’s brave service in Vietnam, I am concerned by several

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Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf Dies

Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf died on Thursday, Dec. 27 at his Tampa Bay FL home. Schwarzkopf was born August 22, 1934 in Trenton NJ and became known as Stormin’ Norman during Dessert Storm. Schwarzkopf commanded the US led international coalition,

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National Defense Authorization Act Awaits President’s Signature

By a vote 81-14, the Senate on Friday approved the final version of the Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act, which includes several provisions authored by U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) that provide support to America’s service members, veterans,

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Helping The Families of Newtown CT

There is a collection in the Newport-Lake Sunapee area to help with the funeral expenses of the victims in Newtown CT.. It is one small way that we can lighten of burden these families will live with for years to

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Ayotte Speaks Out On Rice Announcement

US Senator Kelly Ayotte(R-NH) released the following statement tonight regarding Ambassador Susan Rice: “I respect Susan Rice’s decision and appreciate her commitment to public service. However, my concerns regarding the terrorist attack in Benghazi go beyond any one individual. I

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October 7, Designated Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans Day

Senator Kelley Ayotte announced on Saturday that the Senate passed a bipartisan resolution designating October 7, 2012 as Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans Day. October 7 marks the 11th anniversary of the U.S. military operations in Afghanistan in response to the

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