Press Releases

February 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC - Tonight, the Lewis County Legislature passed a resolution in support of Congresswoman Stefanik's legislation, the Protecting Rural Access to Care Act. Congresswoman Stefanik introduced the bill last week 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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February 2, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter, co-signed by Representative Brian Fitzpatrick, to the Biden Administration asking the Center for Disease Control and Prevention to immediately update their guidance to ensure cancer patients have priority access to the COVID-19 Vaccination.

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February 1, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik introduced a resolution, co-led by Congresswoman Ashley Hinson, and co-sponsored by several House Republicans, to oppose any plans by the United States Department of Defense to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay detention facility (GITMO) and detained during operations conducted during the Global War on Terrorism until all Americans

February 1, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik co-signed a letter to leadership requesting they immediately bring 13 bills focused on addressing mental health to the floor. Each of the bills passed in the 116th Congress with bipartisan support.

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January 29, 2021 Press Release

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (NY-21-R) and Congressman Brian Higgins (D-NY-26), who serve as Co-Chairs of the Congressional Northern Border Caucus, are leading a bipartisan letter making several recommendations to the Biden Administration supporting opportunities to improve the existing situation at the United States - Canada border. Congresswoman Stefanik released the following stateme

January 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Stefanik issued the following statement in response to New York Attorney General Letitia James' report on New York nursing home deaths: 

January 27, 2021 Press Release

Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik sent a letter to the White House, signed by twenty two House Republican colleagues, urging President Biden to prioritize engagement and cooperation with our allies on emerging technologies. Congresswoman Stefanik issued the following statement:

January 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – In 2019, Congresswoman Stefanik co-sponsored and helped pass the TICK Act, which developed the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) framework for a national strategy to approach vector-borne diseases.

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January 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Stefanik sent a letter to Acting Secretary of the Army John Whitley, requesting a briefing on the threat assessments and all relevant intelligence regarding the U.S. Capitol Complex to clarify the justification of the decision for significant National Guard troop presence through mid-March.

January 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Stefanik joined a bipartisan group of fellow Education and Labor Committee Members to introduce the Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (Stronger CAPTA) to strengthen federal efforts to prevent the harmful impacts of child abuse.

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