Military Spouse Employment Act of 2018
WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and A. Donald McEachin (D-VA-04) introduced the Military Spouse Employment Act of 2018, bipartisan legislation which aims to increase resources and expand job opportunities for military spouses, who frequently face challenges as a result of their spouses’ service.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that she is cosponsoring two bills -- H.R. 4909, STOP School Violence Act of 2018 and H.R. 4811, Securing Our Schools Act of 2018 – to better protect our students in schools.
Washington, DC – Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and Eric Swalwell (D-CA-15) have introduced the bipartisan Expanding Wounded in Action Notification Act, a bill requiring that Members of Congress be notified whenever a constituent serving in the armed forces is seriously wounded and hospitalized while on active duty.
Watertown, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for New York’s 21st District. The Congressional Art Competition is open to all high school students in NY-21.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, has returned from a Congressional Delegation visit to Latvia, Estonia, and the Ukraine. The seven day CODEL took place from February 17th-24th; joining Rep. Stefanik was Rep. Anthony Brown (D-MD-4).
Washington, D.C. –Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) recently led a bipartisan letter with her New York colleagues in writing Lt. Gen. Samuel A. Greaves, Director of the Missile Defense Agency, in support of the construction of a third Continental U.S. interceptor site located at Fort Drum in Jefferson County, New York. Joining Rep. Stefanik on this letter were Reps.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) was selected as a finalist for the Congressional Management Foundation’s (CMF) Democracy Awards Program in the category of Transparency and Accountability.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) led a letter with Reps. Chris Collins (R-NY-27), John J.
Washington, D.C. – Last week, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped pass the Bipartisan Budget Act that was signed into law by President Trump. Included in this legislation was a five-year extension of the Low-Volume Hospital (LV) and Medicare-Dependent Hospital (MDH) Programs that several hospitals in NY-21 rely on.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed the Building Blocks of STEM Act, H.R. 3397. Included in this bill was legislation coauthored by Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) – H.R.