• Stefanik Cosponsors Equal Pay for Servicewomen Act

    “The Equal Pay for Servicewomen Act is a straight-forward solution to address a tremendous gender-related inequity in the United States Military. America’s selfless military women deserve equal considerations in all aspects of their service, and I urge my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to support this bipartisan bill.”
  • Stefanik Announces $4.5+ Million for Saratoga County Head Start, Marking $12+ Million for NY21 Head Start Programs in 2021

    – Today, Congresswoman Stefanik announced the Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council will receive a $4,548,631 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services for their Head Start Program. In her first 100 days of the 117th Congress, Congresswoman Stefanik has helped return $12,611,329 taxpayer dollars back to the district for local Head Start Programs, which provide critical resources and education for low-income children in the North Country.
  • Stefanik Receives Farm Bureau Circle of Friends Award

    “It is an honor to be recognized by the New York Farm Bureau and the American Farm Bureau for my dedication to North Country farmers," said Congresswoman Stefanik. I am proud to advocate on behalf of the farmers who work tirelessly to provide for our rural communities, and I extend my gratitude to them on this National Agriculture Day for their important work. I will continue to be a leading voice on important trade, labor, and government regulation issues that impact our farms and agribusinesses.”
  • Stefanik Announces $3+ Million for Hudson Headwaters Health Network

    “As the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted, our community health centers are an essential component of our North Country healthcare system. The incredible staff and frontline workers at Hudson Headwaters continue to battle the virus on the frontlines and provide exceptional care to North Country families, and I am so proud to announce more significant funding to help them during this unprecedented time,” said Congresswoman Stefanik.
  • Stefanik Introduces American Workforce Recovery Act

    “As millions of people remain out of the workforce due to the pandemic, investments in retraining and skill development are more necessary than ever to get Americans back to work and help businesses reopen. The American Workforce Recovery Act is a win for workers and businesses across the country – it would equip more than 1 million Americans with resources to upgrade their skills and pursue new careers, while incentivizing businesses to hire and educate them.”
  • Stefanik Votes for Farm Workforce Modernization Act

    Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted in favor of the bipartisan Farm Workforce Modernization Act, legislation that she cosponsored and supported in the 116th Congress. The bill, led by Reps. Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) and Dan Newhouse (WA-04), includes solutions to address the labor crisis facing American agriculture. “North Country farmers have long suffered from an unstable workforce and constant demand for labor. The Farm Workforce Modernization Act addresses this reality by reforming the broken H-2A program, while ensuring job security for American workers and stability for our nation’s food supply.”

 
April 21, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Stefanik announced that MetalCraft Marine US, Inc. in Watertown will receive a $554,237 grant from the Department of Transportation (DOT). Congresswoman Stefanik recently sent a letter to the DOT advocating for MetalCraft Marine to receive this significant funding.

April 20, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – This week, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik cosponsored the Trillion Trees Act of 2021, a bipartisan bill that utilizes proper forest management and a market-based approach to address the climate challenges of the 21st century.

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