Press Releases

October 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY-20), and Congressman Antonio Delgado (D-NY-19) announced today they will be introducing a set of bills to enhance limousine safety in response to last year’s tragic accident in Schoharie, NY.

October 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced funding from the Department of Education totaling $874,950 for both Adirondack Community College and Jefferson Community College. The Strengthening Institutions Program grants are expected to last for a total of 5 years.

October 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to House and Senate Leadership last week along with a bipartisan group of the New York Congressional delegation urging the repeal of the medical device tax. This comes ahead of the expiration of the medical device tax suspension occurring on December 31, 2019.

Issues:
September 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced $2.5 million in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) funding for the Village of Clayton. This Rural Development investment will be used to bury utilities underground in the waterfront revitalization area. This includes power, telecom and fiber optics.

September 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced grant funding for the former Clinton County airport site from the U.S. Economic Development Administration. The $1,500,000 in new funding is anticipated to create 150 new jobs and leverage $15 million in private investments.

September 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced a $535,000 Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC) grant for the St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency. This funding will restore a previously vacant industrial building lot in Oswegatchie, NY. The new site will house a fully integrated log handling, sawing, and finishing facility.

September 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced $45,333 in a Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) for the Essex Fire Department, led by Fire Chief Craig Jackson. This new funding will be used to purchase updated and enhanced firefighting gear, including the purchase of 17 complete sets of structural firefighting gear (helmet, coat, pants, gloves, and boots.)

September 24, 2019 Press Release

Today, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao marked the 60th anniversary of the St. Lawrence Seaway, the U.S.-Canadian waterway, at a ceremony at the Eisenhower Lock in Massena, New York. Secretary Chao was joined by Transport Canada Director General of Marine Policy Marc-Yves Bertin, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, (R-NY), U.S.

Pages