Addiction "can hit anyone and it doesn't matter what your socioeconomic background is," said Sen. Kelly Ayotte, while kicking off a Friday morning forum to discuss the abuse of heroin, opiates and synthetic drugs in the area.
Sen. Ayotte hosted Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs Richard Wightman for a briefing with the NH National Guard regarding the Deployment Cycle Support Care Coordination Program.
U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte announced she is co-sponsoring legislation to combat synthetic drugs commonly known as "spice" that, in the last month alone, sent more than 50 Manchester people to hospitals...
U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) on Thursday said the Northern Pass transmission project should be entirely buried beneath New Hampshire's roads.
Sen. Ayotte talked about the medical device tax and FDA regulations at Smiths Medical in Keene on Tuesday afternoon.
Without Congressional action, a key law that prevents state and local governments from imposing new taxes on Internet access services will expire in November.
U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire has introduced a bill that would take back bonuses paid to Veterans Affairs employees who changed waitlist data to ensure payouts.
"The bill will also give law enforcement greater access to important tools to fight heroin use, and calls for a well-coordinated drug awareness campaign with a particular focus on the links between prescription opioid abuse and heroin addiction," Ayotte said.
"With motorcyclists from across the region in New Hampshire this week for Laconia Motorcycle Week, we renew our opposition to the use of federal funds to pay for discriminatory motorcycle- only checkpoints," Ayotte said.
The Senate's measure contains a provision that was introduced by Sens. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., and Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., that would let veterans get care from a non-VA provider if they reside in a state without a full-service medical facility, like New Hampshire, and live more than 20 miles from the nearest fullservice VA hospital.