Shaheen Statement on Scott Murray Nomination

November 17, 2017

(Washington, DC) – Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s nomination of Merrimack County Attorney Scott Murray to serve as the U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire: 

“I’m pleased that the President has selected a nominee to fill this position, which is exceptionally important to our state’s fight against the opioid epidemic,” said Senator Shaheen. “I appreciate Scott Murray’s continued service to the Granite State, and Merrimack County in particular. I look forward to more thoroughly reviewing his record and having the opportunity to discuss how he’d prioritize efforts to combat the opioid crisis, as well as a number of other issues important to New Hampshire.”