Press Releases

June 25, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik made the following statement on the announcement that the first female U.S. Army Special Forces Qualification Course candidate will graduate on July 9th, 2020 and receive her Green Beret and Special Forces tab.

June 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, along with Congressman Seth Moulton (MA-6) are introducing the Elevating America’s Workforce Act, legislation that will establish personal reemployment accounts (PRAs) to help displaced workers obtain the training and skills necessary for sustained employment.

June 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced today that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has awarded $26,997 to improve telehealth for Families First in Elizabethtown.

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June 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Last week, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced she was cosponsoring the JUSTICE Act, the House companion legislation to Senator Tim Scott’s (R-SC) police reform legislation in the Senate.

June 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, along with Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Congressman Dan Newhouse (WA-4) have sent a letter to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) requesting the inclusion of United States apple growers in USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP).

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June 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Congresswoman Elise Stefanik introduced a bipartisan bill to provide temporary relief for Perkins loan borrowers along with Congresswoman Katie Porter (CA-45), Congresswoman Susie Lee (NV-03), Congresswoman Lori Trahan (MA-03), and Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12).

June 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter to Speaker Pelosi and Leader McCarthy requesting that the Craft Beverage Modernization Act be included in any appropriate legislation that will be considered on the House Floor. This legislation makes excise tax reductions for small brewers, distillers, vintners, and cider makers across the country permanent.

June 19, 2020 Press Release

Saratoga, NY – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to Speaker Pelosi and Leader McCarthy requesting that Congress provide USDA with $51 million to expand USDA’s match capability for the Gus Schumaker Nutrition Incentive Program (GusNIP). This program incentivizes fruit and vegetable purchases by providing SNAP recipients a match in benefits.

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June 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to House Leadership with a group of her bipartisan colleagues urging them to extend the Center for Medicare and Medicaid’s emergency telehealth waiver program for at least 22 months.

June 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is cosponsoring the JUSTICE Act, the House companion legislation to Senator Tim Scott’s (R-SC) police reform legislation in the Senate. This bill expands upon proposals outlined in President Trump’s Executive Order on policing.

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