Press Releases

September 25, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced a $541,755 grant to be awarded to the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) for the Lake Champlain Management Program. This funding will continue an ongoing long-term water quality and biological monitoring program, which detects environmental changes in the Lake.

September 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik spoke on the House floor to recognize the 40th anniversary of the founding of The Chronicle Weekly newspaper:

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor the 40th anniversary of the founding of The Chronicle weekly newspaper, in my district.

September 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted in favor today of the Short-Term Continuing Resolution (CR), legislation that will fully fund the government through December 11th, 2020:

September 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Yesterday, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted in favor of the Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Act, legislation she co-sponsored. This bill establishes a series of programs relating to the behavioral health of public-safety officers.

September 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced a total of $5,655,000 in USDA Rural Development funding to be awarded to the Village of Potsdam and the Town of Whitehall. Potsdam will receive $1,895,000 to renovate the water tank and provide clean water to village residents.

September 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced a total of $17,325,761 in FAA Airport Improvement funding for Plattsburgh International Airport and the Saratoga County Airport.

September 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced that the Seven Dancers Women’s Coalition (SDWC), in Akwesasne, has been awarded a Department of Justice (DOJ) Support Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Program grant totaling $353,615.

September 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is a cosponsor of the Emergency Rural Community Relief Act, legislation that expands USDA’s Community Facilities Program to allow rural communities to utilize the grants during an emergency situation.

September 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik received a Resolution from the Town of Essex highlighting her work in securing a $789,567 Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC) grant for their water treatment plant project. Congresswoman Stefanik advocated to increase funding for the NBRC and raised its importance at the federal level.

September 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is cosponsoring three pieces of legislation to support our law enforcement community, strengthen penalties for assaulting officers and rioting, and reaffirm the federal government’s duty to restore law and order.

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