Press Releases

March 8, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced the Community Action Planning Council of Jefferson County will receive a $1,440,862 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services for their Head Start Program. Head Start provides comprehensive early childhood education and development services to promote school readiness for low-income children.

March 8, 2021 Press Release

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected seemingly every aspect of our way of life. It has taken our loved ones, devastated our economy, rocked our healthcare system, and shuttered our schools. But perhaps, most tragically of all, it has had devastating effects on our children.

March 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced Warren County Head Start will receive a $1,524,949 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services. The Head Start program provides comprehensive early childhood education and development services to promote school readiness for low-income children.

March 4, 2021 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is an original cosponsor of the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, bipartisan legislation that would provide meaningful reform to the agricultural guest worker program and establish a merit-based visa program specifically designed for the agricultural sector.
March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted against H.R. 1280 – Justice in Policing Act, and reemphasized her support of Senator Scott’s JUSTICE Act, which she cosponsored following the horrific death of George Floyd last year.

March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted against Speaker Pelosi’s so-called “For the People’s Act.” This partisan bill would in fact undermine the American people, by imposing a sweeping federal rewrite of America’s election system to strip states of their power and consolidate it in Washington. Congresswoman Stefanik issued the following statement:

March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This week, Congresswoman Stefanik cosponsored the Defund EcoHealth Alliance Act, legislation that would prohibit EcoHealth Alliance from receiving federal funding and requires the General Accountability Office to write a report on funds awarded in the previous 10-year period that were funneled to Chinese entities.

March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik and Congressman Matt Cartwright (D-PA-08) introduced the Native Plant Species Pilot Program Act, bipartisan legislation that would establish a pilot program through the National Park Service (NPS) to promote the use of locally adaptive native plant materials and incorporate efforts to combat the spread of invasive plants.

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March 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced Clarkson University will receive more than $200,000 dollars from the National Science Foundation for their Aquatic Sciences, Engineering, and Technology Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) Program.

March 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik introduced the Modern Worker Empowerment Act in the House with Congresswoman Michelle Steel (CA-48), alongside Senators Tim Scott and Marsha Blackburn.

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