Press Releases

July 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter along with her house colleagues to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requesting further information about the COVID-19 Telehealth Program’s implementation and asks how much funding would be necessary for the FCC to fulfill the remaining applications.

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July 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted today in favor of the Great American Outdoors Act, bipartisan legislation that she cosponsored in the House. This legislation is comprised of two bills, the Restore Our Parks Act and the permanent authorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).

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July 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is a cosponsor of the Defend COVID Research from Hackers Act, legislation that will help protect American advancements toward the development of a COVID-19 vaccine from hackers and hold anyone who attempts to commit those cyber crimes accountable.

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July 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, along with Assemblyman Billy Jones, Clinton County Area 3 Legislator Mark Henry, and Plattsburgh Town Supervisor Michael Cashman, has issued the following statement regarding recent displays of racism in the North Country:

July 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted today in favor of the FY21 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Over the past few months, she has played a leading role with her House colleagues on passing the NDAA to give our military and service members the resources they need. 

July 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter, along with Members of New York’s Congressional delegation, urging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to provide funding to state and local governments in the next coronavirus relief package.

July 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has cosponsored a House resolution acknowledging the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment and the centennial of the amendment becoming part of the United States Constitution. The bipartisan resolution recognizes these historic anniversaries by designating August as National Women’s Suffrage Month.

July 20, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik today spoke on the House floor in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021. She highlighted key themes and provisions that are important to United States interests and the interests of Fort Drum and the 10th Mountain Division.

July 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is an original cosponsor of the American Farms, Food Banks, and Families Act, bipartisan legislation introduced by Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA). This legislation creates a specific USDA position to empower farmers and ranchers to more easily donate food to enhance food security and the strength of the food supply chain.

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July 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced that four North Country towns will be receiving USDA Rural Development investments to help with infrastructure improvements, business development, and other projects.

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