In The News

May 20, 2009

Shaheen, small-business group tour city company

by Patrick Meighan

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May 20, 2009

Seacoast business leaders named to Sen. Shaheen business council

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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

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-style-parent:""; font-:10.0pt;"Times New Roman","serif";} MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is turning to New Hampshire's small business owners for advice. Shaheen is visiting the WH Bagshaw Company i… 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

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

April 17, 2009

Shaheen hears from SBI members

by Gail Ober

April 16, 2009

On her first tour as U.S. Senator, Shaheen impressed with shipyard

by Charles McMahon

April 16, 2009

Shipyard poised to be the best, Sen. Shaheen says

April 08, 2009

Shaheen tells bankers, brokers to keep pushing

by Geoff Cunningham Jr.

April 02, 2009

Senate Passes Shaheen Fraudulent Lending Amendment to Budget Resolution

March 31, 2009

Shaheen Meets With Struggling Auto Dealers

March 31, 2009

Strength through service

by Jeanne Shaheen

Throughout American history, the compassion of our people has gotten us through the most difficult of times. That spirit exists today. The Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act, which recently passed the Senate with broad bipartisan support, will allow us to tap into the strong desire of Americans to do their part to help our country recover and prosper by encouraging volunteerism at every stage of life.This bill couldn't come at a more critical time. More and more people need help in this tough e… Continue Reading

March 27, 2009

NH's Gregg, Shaheen vote for AmeriCorps expansion

March 20, 2009

NH delegation urges White House to increase reimbursement for ice storm costs

March 19, 2009

Sen. Shaheen invites local business owner to share story, ideas

March 17, 2009

Shaheen holds roundtable on economic development


March 16, 2009

Shaheen surveys Coos economy

by Lorna Colquhoun

BERLIN -- When the nation's economy begins its turnaround, northern New Hampshire's most important highways must be smoother and faster, economic leaders told U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen on Saturday. They weren't just talking about the paved roadways, they were talking about the information highway and the need to bring broadband to the most rural areas. Highway dollars, said Eddie Deblois, who has hung on to his job at Fraser Papers, tend to go to southern parts of the state. "We need to i… Continue Reading

March 16, 2009

Shaheen praises Obama plan to aid small businesses

by Associated Press

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