August 1, 2020 In the News

‘NH Gets the Job Done’: Another Huge PPE Shipment Delivered to Manchester Airport

"The largest cargo flight in Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) history landed Saturday with hundreds of thousands of protective gowns to be shipped to the areas of greatest need both in New Hampshire and Veterans Affairs medical facilities across the country amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic."

July 30, 2020 In the News

Keene Fire to buy new breathing equipment with $370K FEMA grant

"Keene firefighters will be able to upgrade their breathing equipment, thanks to a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The agency, through its Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, awarded just over $885,000 to five fire departments across the state, New Hampshire’s congressional delegation announced Wednesday."

July 29, 2020 In the News

Shaheen urges HUD to adjust process for community development grants

"Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is concerned inefficiencies at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are holding up the distribution of $5 billion in supplemental Community Development Block Grants appropriated for communities nationwide under the CARES Act."

July 25, 2020 In the News

Hassan, Shaheen join colleagues in introducing legislation to help address COVID-19 racial disparities

"WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) joined a group of their Senate colleagues in introducing the COVID-19 Health Disparities Action Act to help address the disproportionate impact COVID-19 has had on communities of color."