Press Releases

August 18, 2020 Press Release

Johnstown, NYToday, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the following statement commemorating the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, one of the most famous women suffragists, was born in Johnstown.

August 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, along with Congressman Anthony Gonzalez (OH-16), introduced the Chinese Research Funds Accounting Act, legislation that will determine the amount of Federal research funding that has been provided to entities in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), or to entities majority owned and controlled by the Chinese Communist Part

August 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, Co-Chair of the Congressional Northern Border Caucus, released the below statement following the Department of Homeland Security’s announcement that the Northern Border non-essential travel restrictions have been extended to September 21, 2020:

August 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer urging them to take swift action to ensure that both Canada and Mexico abide by the spirit and letter of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) as it relates to their obligations to dairy.

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August 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the below statement on today’s announcement of normalized relations between the UAE and Israel:

August 13, 2020 Press Release

Plattsburgh, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik toured South Junction Enterprises in Plattsburgh, a local business that provides truck-to-rail transloading to local companies and agricultural feed dealers that service farms all over the North Country.

August 12, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced that the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe will receive $156,909 in Indian and Native American Programs (INAP) funding. $134,361 of the award is designated for adult employment and training, while the remaining $22,548 is designated to support youth workforce investment activities.  

August 12, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced that St. Lawrence University will receive a $288,990.00 National Science Foundation Grant to support their acquisition of a Spectrometer. This device is intended for research and research training purposes.

August 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Stefanik and Congressman Delgado (D-NY) introduced the Protecting Rural Access to Care Act, legislation to ensure financially vulnerable rural hospitals are not at-risk of losing their Critical Access Hospital designation over an administrative policy change.

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August 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to the Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requesting that they quickly identify and provide stimulus payments to those remaining families and individuals who have yet to receive them.

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