Press Releases

August 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has sent a letter along with her House colleagues requesting that the next COVID-19 financial assistance package include support for Cooperative Extension in the states that have been most impacted by the pandemic.

August 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced today that her bipartisan legislation, the Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act, was signed into law by President Trump this past weekend. The Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act gives veterans who commit non-violent crimes while transitioning to civilian life a chance at rehabilitation.

August 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the below statement following the Trump Administration’s decision to reinstate the 10% tariffs on imports of non-alloyed aluminum from Canada:

August 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced over $2 million in U.S. Department of Education Student Support Services Program grants will be awarded to the following North Country colleges:

August 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – In case you missed it, The Fulcrum released a report from the Millennial Action Project ranking the top 5 most and least bipartisan younger Members of the House of Representatives.

August 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik has announced over $200,000 in Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) administrative support CARES Act funding to be awarded to several North Country housing authorities as follows:

August 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is a cosponsor of the Emergency Assistance for Safe Elections (EASE) Act, legislation that helps states ensure those who want to vote in person can do so safely. It provides $400 million in funding for state and local election administrators, for a variety of election purposes including:

August 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik announced over $11 million in USDA Rural Development funding for the North Country through USDA’s Water and Waste Disposal Loan and Grant Program. The Town of Cape Vincent will receive over $7 million and the Town of Massena will receive over $4 million in funding.

August 3, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is a cosponsor of the Local Journalism Sustainability Act, legislation that proposes a series of tax credits aimed at bolstering local newspapers and media in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik is cosponsoring the 21st Century Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, which would permit electronic notification with respect to certain lease terminations by members of the uniformed services.

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