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SENATE APPROVES AYOTTE MEASURE TO PREVENT TRANSFER OF TERRORIST DETAINEES TO U.S. SOIL

Last night the US Senate approved an amendment introduced by U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) that prevents terrorist detainees being transferred from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility to American soil. The measure was approved by a vote of 54 to

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Obama and Romney Break Bread

Thursday afternoon, President Obama and Governor Romney visited for an hour over lunch in the Private Dining Room adjacent to the Oval Office. Governor Romney congratulated the President for the success of his campaign and wished him well over the

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Senators Request Hearing on Benghazi

On Friday, U.S. Senators John McCain (R-AZ), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) sent a letter to Senator Carl Levin (D-MI), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. The senators urged him to schedule a Committee hearing regarding the

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Senators McCain-Graham-Ayotte-Johnson: American People Deserve Full Accounting of Events in Benghazi

U.S. Senators John McCain (R-AZ), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Kelly Ayotte (R-NH), and Ron Johnson (R-WI) called on the Obama administration on Wednesday to respond immediately to questions posed over the past three weeks about the administration’s actions before, during, and

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NH State Board of Pharmacy to Hold Public Hearing on NECC

The NH State Board of Pharmacy is holding a public hearing on Wednesday October 17 at 10 am on New England Compounding Center in Framingham MA regarding the recent fungal meningitis from contaminated batches of intrathecal methylprednisolone injections made at

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Attorneys General Urge Congress to Reject Bill Reducing Oversight of Payday Lenders

On Friday, NH Attorney General Michael A. Delaney, joined 40 attorneys general urging Congress to oppose the Consumer Credit Access, Innovation and Modernization Act or H.R. 6139. The bill preempts states’ authority to crackdown on predatory high cost, short-term lending

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Senators Ask FDA to Review Floor Price for Raw Milk

A bipartisan group of senators from leading dairy states asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday, to review the floor price for raw milk. The letter written by Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Olympia Snowe (R-Me.), Susan Collins (R-Me.), Charles

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Congressman Bass Gives Statement on Libya

U.S. Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and three other embassy staff were killed in a rocket attack in Benghazi, Libya. “My heart goes out to the families of Ambassador Stevens and the other American embassy staffers who lost their

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Report says 6,400 Job Loss in NH by Sequestration Cuts

A George Mason University professor predicts in a report that over 2 million jobs will be lost including 6,300 in NH if the across the board sequestration cuts begin in January. Dr. Stephen Fuller who prepared the report went on

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