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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.