Stefanik, Welch Ask Secretary Zinke for Strategy to Combat the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and Peter Welch (D-VT) wrote a letter to Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke asking to identify strategies and funding opportunities to combat the arrival of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in Northeastern forests.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of H.R. 3017 – the Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act of 2017. The Brownfields Program provides grants, tools, and guidance to help states, communities and other stakeholders in the assessment, cleanup, and redevelopment of brownfields.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House of Representatives pass H.Res. 630 – legislation she cosponsored requiring each Member, officer, and employee of the House of Representatives to complete a program of training in workplace rights and responsibilities each session of each Congress.
Washington, DC –Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House of Representatives pass H.R.2228 – the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017. This bipartisan legislation would help agencies improve mental health services for law enforcement officers.
Montreal, QC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) delivered remarks to Canadian dignitaries and business leaders in Montreal at a breakfast hosted by ALENA, FCCQ, and the North Country Chamber of Commerce.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement announcing that she will oppose the House tax bill scheduled for consideration today:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, voted in support of the Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Conference Report as it passed the House by a vote of 356-70.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) introduced the Precision Farming Act of 2017 -- legislation to increase access to broadband connectivity for our rural farmers.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of H.R. 3922 – the CHAMPIONING HEALTHY KIDS Act. This legislation funds the state Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), community health centers, and averts a Medicaid Disproportionate Share (DSH) Hospital reduction of $5 billion.
Legislation would help bring more access to high-speed broadband internet to rural and tribal areas
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Mark Pocan (WI-02), Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Jared Huffman (CA-02), and Hal Rogers (KY-05) have reintroduced the Broadband Connections for Rural Opportunities Program Act, also known as the B-CROP Act.