In The News

February 14, 2010

UNH awarded $3m to help train health care workers

by Jason Claffey

DURHAM - The University of New Hampshire on Friday was awarded a nearly $3 million grant to develop a program that will train 1,000 health care workers. The money, which is part of the federal stimulus package, was secured by U.S Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-Madbury. UNH applied for the funding in January; Shaheen wrote a letter to Labor Secretary Hilda Solis in support of it. "With an aging population, New Hampshire anticipates an increased demand for health and support services as well as heavi… Continue Reading


February 12, 2010

Harkin and Shaheen seek to change Senate filibuster rule; Reid dismisses effort

by Paul Kane

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February 12, 2010

Federal grant will fund firefighters' gear

by Terry Date

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February 11, 2010

Some Democratic Senators Want to End Filibusters

by Sheryl Gay Stolberg

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February 04, 2010

Hilltop Fire Department to use stimulus grant for sprinkler system, fire alarms

by Jason Claffey

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February 04, 2010

Hampstead, Danville fire departments get federal grants

by Jillian Jorgensen

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February 03, 2010

Senator Shaheen talks energy, education, and tourism

by Kayti Burt

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February 01, 2010

After 64 years, N.H. vet gets his Bronze Star

by Stefanie Geisler

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February 01, 2010

NH veteran to get WWII medal

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January 30, 2010

Sen. Shaheen visits N.H. Electric Cooperative's 'smart grid'

by John Koziol

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January 29, 2010

Fire dept. earns federal grant

by Gail Ober

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January 29, 2010

Job creation, stabilization key to pulling out of slump

by Albert McKeon

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January 28, 2010

NH Democrats applaud refocusing

by Mark Hayward

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January 28, 2010

4 in NH praise message from president

by Jennifer De Paul

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January 25, 2010

Shaheen touts funding for energy projects

by Associated Press

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is visiting New Hampshire homeowners and construction workers who have benefited from federal funding for energy efficiency projects.Shaheen, who serves on the Senate Energy Committee, has pushed for increased stimulus funding for weatherization projects and for heating assistance for low-income families.She will discuss those programs Monday at the home of a Concord couple who are weatherizing their home.… Continue Reading


January 23, 2010

Air Guardsmen on mission to Haiti

by Dave Choate

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January 23, 2010

Pease firm lends high-tech data collection help

by Geoff Cunningham Jr.

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January 23, 2010

Shaheen says her focus is on economy

by PATRICK MEIGHAN

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January 20, 2010

NH Gets $2.5 Million In Heating Aid

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January 10, 2010

Shaheen looks back on 1st year in Senate

by Adam D. Krauss

DOVER - Since her first day on the job one year ago, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has received a daily report on the letters, e-mails and phone calls that flood her Capitol office. There have been about 140,000 of them, and though some are part of coordinated campaigns by interest groups, she said, several are "very personal."One such letter came from Dover veteran Wayne Merritt, who risked losing more than half of his monthly pension due to a Department of Defense policy that recouped m… Continue Reading

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