Congresswoman Elise Stefanik spoke at the Bassmaster Elite Series Tournament over the weekend in Waddington on the St. Lawrence River for her 1,000th Constituent District event since taking office in January 2015. This tally does not include meetings with constituents in Washington, D.C. The 5th annual Bassmaster Elite Series was a weekend long event, and Congresswoman Stefanik attended and spoke on Military and First Responder Appreciation Day. She spoke about the importance of the St. Lawrence river to the North Country economy and recognized St. Lawrence as the number one bass fishing location in the world.
“Fort Drum is the preferred location for the East Coast Missile Defense site,” said U.S. Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, on Wednesday evening. “We really pushed them ... and I was the lead advocate.” Ms. Stefanik shared a letter with the Times dated Wednesday from Michael D. Griffin, undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, to the chair of the Armed Services Committee, Adam Smith, saying that the Department of Defense had looked at the environmental impacts of a Continental United States interceptor site and had finally made the decision.
Congresswoman Elise Stefanik says the Mueller report shows some startling information about Russian involvement in American elections and changes need to be made. "I don't think there was an understanding of the breadth and depth of just how much Russia was trying to undermine our electoral process," Stefanik (R-Shuylerville) told reporters prior to her "Coffee With The Congresswoman" event Friday morning at Thomas J. Duffy Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1466 in Beekmantown. "It was stunning to read how systemic it was in the Mueller report. This wasn't just Facebook ads, this wasn't just disinformation campaigns; this was targeted hacking of the committees, targeted outreach to senior people in presidential campaigns. "That should concern every American."
Elise Stefanik, a Republican lawmaker who sits on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, introduced legislation Wednesday that would require the FBI director to promptly inform Congress when investigations of candidates for federal office are undertaken by federal law enforcement or intelligence authorities.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted in favor of bringing a resolution to the House Floor to censure Rep. Adam Schiff, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. Congresswoman Stefanik sits on the Committee and was a cosponsor of the censure Resolution.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to Chairman Adam Schiff from each of the House Intelligence Committee Republicans demanding transparency in the “impeachment inquiry” process.