In The News

August 10, 2009

New small business owners set tone for U.S.


August 09, 2009

Shaheen on call: The senator will speak with you


August 05, 2009

Shaheen asks public to talk health care

by Michael Mccord


July 20, 2009

Shaheen and Blumenauer: We Can Limit Rehospitalizations

by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Rep. Earl Blumenauer

Reaching agreement in Washington, D.C., can be difficult, but one thing we all agree on is that our health care system is broken and must be fixed. We need to cut health care costs while improving the quality of available care. There are a lot of ideas regarding what we need to do to achieve this goal. Some are complex and will require much examination and debate, but others are straightforward, common-sense solutions that we can enact quickly to address some of our most costly health … Continue Reading


July 19, 2009

Federal housing funds could to lead new affordable units

by Michael Mccord


July 15, 2009

NH's Shaheen introduces suicide prevention measure


July 14, 2009

VA, Concord Hospital growing closer

by Maddie Hanna


July 13, 2009

Business incubator helps startups grow


July 13, 2009

NH Veterans To Receive Expanded Health Care


June 30, 2009

400-plus business leaders attend Sen. Shaheen's fair


June 29, 2009

Shaheen urges aid for Ethan Allen workers facing Aug. 28 layoffs

by LORNA COLQUHOUN


May 28, 2009

Shaheen hears 'cautious optimism' in Afghanistan

by Dan Tuohy

Shaheen hears 'cautious optimism' in Afghanistan Union Leader By Dan Tuohy May 28, 2009 MANCHESTER - The troop surge to reverse recent Taliban gains in Afghanistan is getting renewed support there, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said yesterday upon returning from the war-torn country. Shaheen, D-N.H., said she heard "cautious optimism" from U.S. troops, allies and Afghan military leaders on President Obama's strategy. "It really is a second opportunity to try and achieve success there," s… Continue Reading


May 20, 2009

Seacoast business leaders named to Sen. Shaheen business council

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May 20, 2009

Shaheen, small-business group tour city company

by Patrick Meighan

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May 18, 2009

Legislation moving swiftly to help Dover veteran save home

by Adam D. Krauss

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 DOVER - Legislation filed by the state's congressional delegation on behalf of a city veteran faced with losing his home is swiftly moving through Congress after U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen succeeded in getting the proposal attached to the supplemental appropriations package. Lawmakers are seeking several change… Continue Reading


May 18, 2009

Shaheen to announce business council

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May 04, 2009

Shaheen Calls Renewable Energy Use Priority

BEDFORD, N.H. -- New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said Monday that upgrading the nation's aging transmission system, helping clean energy companies succeed and establishing a national standard for renewable energy use are her priorities for the upcoming energy bill. Shaheen gave her first major speech on national energy policy Monday at the New Hampshire Forum on the Future at the Bedford Village Inn. Shaheen, a member of the Senate Energy Committee, also said small and large manufacturers al… Continue Reading


May 04, 2009

For hard-pressed businesses, easier credit

by Denis Paiste

Manchester - New Hampshire businesses, particularly auto dealers, got a potential boost yesterday from the U.S. Small Business Administration, which expanded eligibility for its 7(a) guaranteed loan program. "I'm delighted to see that the Small Business Administration is responding to the concerns that we've been hearing in New Hampshire for months now about the need to provide some additional access to credit for auto dealers and for all small businesses," U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., sai… Continue Reading


May 04, 2009

Shaheen helps get credit for small businesses

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Auto dealers and other small businesses will have an easier time obtaining credit thanks in part to the efforts of New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen. Shaheen has been urging the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Obama administration to make credit available to more small businesses. On Friday, the SBA announced it will expand a loan program to make an additional 70,000 small businesses eligible. Shaheen's efforts included meeting with President Obama, raising the … Continue Reading


April 17, 2009

Shaheen hears from SBI members

by Gail Ober

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