Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and Mark Pocan (D-WI-02) introduced H.R. 6336 -- the bipartisan Broadband Connections for Rural Opportunities Program (B-CROP) Act to increase internet connectivity in rural communities through a combination of grants and loans.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of H.R. 6297, the Iran Sanctions Extension Act. This bipartisan legislation extends the Iran Sanctions Act for 10 years until 2026, and supports sanctions on Iran’s illicit weapons programs and ballistic missile development that were not suspended as part of the nuclear deal.
Glens Falls, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that she will be sharing stories of North Country veterans on her Congressional website throughout the month of November in honor of Veterans Day.
Glens Falls, NY – Ahead of the Charles Evans Hughes Day celebration in Glens Falls, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) spoke on the House floor to commemorate his life of public service. Below is a transcript of her remarks, or for video, click here.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has cosponsored H.R. 6207, the Improve VA Timing and Efficiency Act – legislation to allow the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award contracts to professional medical schedulers who have the resources and expertise to schedule veterans’ medical appointments.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has led a bipartisan group of New York lawmakers in writing a letter to Vice Admiral James D. Syring, Director of the Missile Defense Agency, in support of Ft. Drum as the best location for a Continental U.S. Interceptor Site.
Watertown, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement applauding the announcement by U.S.
Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives passed legislation sponsored by U.S. Reps. Grace Meng (D-NY) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) that seeks to combat flood damage caused by ice jams.
Legislation Will Boost Canadian Tourism and Commerce in the North Country
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has introduced H.R. 6285 -- the Canadian Snowbird Visa Act – legislation to extend by two months the time Canadians who own or lease a home in the United States can travel in the United States.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of the Continuing Resolution to keep the government open and funded through December 9th, 2016.