FRIDAY IN CONCORD: SHAHEEN TO HIGHLIGHT KEY FARM BILL PROVISIONS AT BARTLETT FARM DAIRY

Later, Shaheen will deliver remarks at the formal swearing in ceremony of Landya McCafferty as federal district court judge for the District of New Hampshire.

February 20, 2014

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) will visit Bartlett Farm Dairy in Concord at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, February 21st to discuss protections for New Hampshire’s small dairy farmers, championed by Shaheen, that were included in the 2014 bipartisan Farm Bill. Shaheen fought to include safeguards for small dairy farmers who have struggled with high feed costs and volatility in milk prices.

Later, Shaheen will deliver remarks at the formal swearing in of Landya McCafferty to be federal district court judge for the District of New Hampshire in Concord at 2:00 p.m. Shaheen recommended McCafferty’s nomination to President Obama and in her remarks will highlight McCafferty’s experience and qualifications for the judgeship. McCafferty will be the first woman to serve on the federal bench in New Hampshire.

Media planning to attend should email nick_brown@shaheen.senate.gov.

Visit to Bartlett Farm Dairy

 

WHO:                  

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

WHAT:                

Visit to Bartlett Farm Dairy to discuss protections for small dairy farms in the 2014 Farm Bill

WHEN:                

 11:15 a.m.

February 21

WHERE:              

Bartlett Farm Dairy

471 Josiah Bartlett Road

Concord

Formal swearing in of Landya McCafferty

WHO:                  

 U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)

WHAT:                

 Formal swearing in of Landya McCafferty as federal district court judge for the District of New Hampshire

WHEN:                

 2:00 p.m.

February 21

WHERE:              

US District Court of NH

Ceremonial Courtroom, 3rd Floor

55 Pleasant Street

Concord