Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the following statement regarding today’s forthcoming appropriations bill:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Humana Military reached an agreement with Samaritan Medical Practice on a one-year contract that will allow 22 specialists to continue to treat Fort Drum soldiers and their families.
Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump will sign an executive order to launch the 'American Artificial Intelligence Initiative.' This initiative will aim to ensure that AI is developed for the benefit of the American people by prioritizing more engagement between the AI industry and the federal government.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the United States Department of Transportation announced it has selected SkyWest Airlines to provide Essential Air Service (EAS) to Massena and Ogdensburg, New York.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik co-led Antonio Delgado’s amendment to H.R. 840 – the Veterans’ Access to Child Care Act. This amendment allows for child care to be provided by the VA for veterans in need of emergency mental health services, something that was unaccounted for in the bill.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is an original cosponsor to the Employer Participation in Repayment Act. This bipartisan bill allows employers to offer tax-free student loan assistance to their employees. These payments are tax exempted up to $5,250 a year.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the following statement after the President’s State of the Union address:
Washington, D.C. – Tonight, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik will be joined by Steve Bowman, a United States Air Force Veteran and Director of the Clinton County Veterans Services Agency at the State of the Union address. Mr. Bowman retired from the Air Force in 1994 after 18 honorable years of active service.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik was reappointed to the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence for the 116th Congress by GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik cosponsored a resolution to reform the process and handling of sexual assault kits. Unfortunately, due to the inefficiency of the current process, there is a significant backlog of untested sexual assault kits.