(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) issued the following statement in response to the release of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard’s Economic Impact Report for 2017.
"The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is important to both New Hampshire's regional economy and to our national security objectives," said Senator Shaheen. "This economic impact report reinforces how significant continued Navy investments are in the Shipyard's infrastructure. As a member of the Senate Armed Services and Appropriations Committees, I'll continue to advocate on behalf of the Shipyard and its workforce."