Washington, D.C. – Today, the FY2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill passed the House of Representatives with Congresswoman Elise Stefanik’s (R-NY-21) initiative to expand access to Pell Grants year-round included. More information on the Omnibus can be found here.
Plattsburgh, NY – The registration period for seating at Congresswoman Stefanik’s May 8th televised town hall has ended and the studio audience has been invited by email and phone. Almost 270 constituents registered to attend the event and 100 of those have been randomly selected through a lottery by Mountain Lake PBS to attend live in studio.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, voted in support of H.R. 1180, the Working Families Flexibility Act – legislation she cosponsored to allow employers to offer paid time off in place of cash wages for overtime hours worked by private sector employees.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) released the following statement applauding important wins for New York’s 21st District in the just released FY2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill:
Washington, DC –Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) was awarded the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) Chairman’s Award at a meeting in Washington, D.C. last night in recognition of her support of med-tech innovation and improving patient care.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) cosponsored legislation that would make a correction to the American Health Care Act (AHCA) as amended that exempts Members of Congress from the same rules all other states would be subjected to if the AHCA becomes law.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and a bipartisan group of 68 lawmakers wrote to President Donald J. Trump applauding the President’s acknowledgement of Canada’s protectionist trade policies related to dairy products and advocating for swift action to ensure Canada upholds its trade agreements.
Washington, DC – Today, the National Association of Rail Passengers, an organization representing the 40 million Americans who rely on passenger trains and rail transit, honored Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) with the “Golden Spike Award” for her efforts to successfully enact legislation to facilitate travel and commerce between the United States and Canada
Johnstown, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) hosted a “Coffee with Your Congresswoman” at the Shirley J. Luck Senior Citizens Center in Johnstown, NY, where she spoke and took questions from almost 100 constituents.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, returned from a Congressional Delegation visit she led to Afghanistan, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Jordan.
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LOWVILLE — Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, toured Lewis County on Wednesday, touting job creation and economic development and hailing the biomass industry as a potential growth sector for the north country.
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, said her first experience with the process of a committee debating, amending and rewriting a major federal spending bill was surprising.
The House Armed Services Committee began "markup," as the process is called, of the National Defense Authorization Act at 10 a.m. Wednesday and continued through 5 a.m. Thursday, she said.
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro. received 59 entries in the congressional student art contest, said Tom Flanagin, spokesman for the congresswoman.
The breakdown of entries by school district is as follows:
When I ran for Congress, I pledged to work my hardest on behalf of New York’s 21st District in Washington. Now that I am one hundred days into office, I am happy to report that we have hit the ground running on your behalf.