Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement applauding Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Grants for the Massena Drug Free Community Coalition and the Alliance for Better Communities:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that the House Appropriations Committee included an increase in funding for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) to $750 million in the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee Appropriations bill.
Washington, D.C. -- This week, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and her colleagues in the House passed dozens of bills to combat the heroin and opioid epidemic facing the North Country and communities around the country.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) spoke on the House floor on the devastating heroin and opioid epidemic as Congress continues consideration of dozens of bills to prevent addiction, encourage treatment and recovery, and improve law enforcement.
Congressmembers Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Brian Higgins (NY-26), John Faso (NY-19), John Katko (NY-24) and Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) led a letter to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and International Trade Commission (ITC) Chairman Rhonda Schmidtlein urging reconsideration of the tariffs on Canadian uncoated groundwood paper (UGW), used as newsprint, which will have a severe impact on local news
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has been awarded the 2018 Conservation Hero Award by the National Audubon Society for her leadership on climate change, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, the Land Water Conservation Fund, and for being a champion for birds and the places they live.
Washington, D.C. –Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of H.R.5891 – the Improving the Federal Response to Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder Act. This legislation passed the House today as part of a series of dozens of measures the House is working on to combat the devastating heroin and opioid epidemic.
Washington, D.C. –Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and her colleagues in the House will be advancing dozens of bills over the coming weeks to address the heroin and opioid crisis. Congresswoman Stefanik is a Member of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force.
Federal law supports domestic violence victims, is primary source of funding for emergency shelter and related assistance
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA), Gwen S. Moore (D-WI), and Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE) this week introduced a bill to reauthorize services and support for victims of domestic violence.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) spoke on the House floor in honor of Major General Jeffrey Bannister, who passed away recently. Click here for video of her remarks; a transcript is below.