Press Releases

July 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2020The bill authorizes $733 billion for the Department of Defense and defense-related activities of the Department of Energy. It secures a strong national defense and provides a pay raise to our men and women in uniform.

July 11, 2019 Press Release
Final NDAA package includes three amendments to address PFAS by holding polluters accountable, creating a clearinghouse of information, and banning the DOD’s use of PFAS by 2025
July 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday the House passed a bipartisan piece of legislation, co-led by Congressman Pappas, to support rural, small business owners.

July 2, 2019 Press Release

Manchester, NH- Today Representatives Chris Pappas (NH-01) and Annie Kuster (NH-02), who are both members of the bipartisan PFAS Task Force, introduced legislation that would regulate the discharge of PFAS within our nation’s waterways.

July 2, 2019 Press Release

Manchester, NH- Today Representative Chris Pappas joined Senators Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan in announcing a $700,000 grant for the University of New Hampshire’s Nurse Practitioner Program.

June 27, 2019 Press Release

MANCHESTER, NH — Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) announced the addition of two new members to his staff with strong New Hampshire ties. Collin Gately will serve as Communications Director and Dalton McLaughlin will serve as a Wounded Warriors Congressional Fellow.

June 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.- Today the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved two amendments offered by Vice-Chair of the Coast Guard Subcommittee Chris Pappas (NH-01) in the markup of the bipartisan Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2019.

June 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C.- Congressman Chris Pappas (NH-01) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3401, which provides $4.5 billion in emergency funding to address the humanitarian crisis at the border. Significant funding priorities include legal assistance, food, water, medical services, and support for unaccompanied children.

June 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Subcommittee Chairman of Oversight and Investigations, Chris Pappas (NH-01) held a hearing entitled, “Learning from Whistleblowers at the Department of Veterans Affairs” to examine how we can better protect