• Stefanik Receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

    Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has received the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF)’s “Friend of Farm Bureau” award recognizing her efforts and advocacy on behalf of farmers. The American Farm Bureau Federation gives the award to members of Congress who were nominated by their respective state Farm Bureaus and approved by the AFBF Board of Directors.
  • Potsdam, Whitehall receive more than $5 million to overhaul water, sewer systems

    Two St. Lawrence County municipalities received more than $5 million in combined grant funding from the USDA to support their water and sewer systems. The village of Potsdam received a $1,895,000 grant to renovate its water tank and provide clean water to residents. The town of Whitehall received $3,760,000 to renovate its sewer system and prevent large amounts of storm water from entering the sanitary sewers.
  • Following Consistent Stefanik Calls for Independent Investigation into Cuomo’s Deadly Nursing Home Policy, DOJ Opens Investigation

    Thousands of grieving New York families who lost loved ones because of Governor Cuomo’s failed and fatal nursing home policy deserve these answers and this long overdue accountability. After speaking with constituents who have lost loved ones during the COVID-19 crisis in New York nursing homes, I have advocated consistently for months for this federal independent investigation.
  • News 10: Stefanik presents Congressional Record commending Glens Falls Hospital

    NY-21 Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, paid a visit to her district Monday at Glens Falls Hospital, to hold a presentation commending the hospital’s work through the COVID-19 pandemic. Stefanik presented hospital president Dianne Shugrue and board chairman Bill Powers with a Congressional Record, following her work supporting the hospital in its search for federal funding to keep things going through the coronavirus pandemic. The total is over $44 million in federal funding, which is split between medicare advance payments, the provider relief fund, and rural pool funding.
  • Stefanik Helps House Pass Great American Outdoors Act

    Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted today in favor of the Great American Outdoors Act, bipartisan legislation that she cosponsored in the House. This legislation is comprised of two bills, the Restore Our Parks Act and the permanent authorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).
  • Stefanik Secures Wins for Fort Drum, Military Families, North Country in NDAA

    As Ranking Member of Intelligence, Emerging Threats, and Capabilities on the House Armed Services Committee, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has secured critical wins for Fort Drum, our troops, military families, and the North Country as a whole in today's 14-hour markup of the FY2021 NDAA.

 
December 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter, along with a bipartisan group of House and Senate colleagues, to House and Senate leadership requesting that Congress permanently waive or remove the geographic restrictions on originating sites so that a Medicare beneficiary’s ability to receive telehealth services is no longer based on where they live.

December 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter, along with a group of her Republican colleagues, to House and Senate leadership requesting assistance to at-risk multiemployer pension plans in any upcoming COVID relief package.

December 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced that Clarkson University will receive a $221,517 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The award will be utilized by the Clarkson Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering departments to optimize the aerodynamics of Olympic luge sleds.