Washington, DC – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has cosponsored H.R. 1955, the Rural Hospital Access Act – bipartisan legislation to ensure that funding is secured on a permanent basis for Medicare Dependent and Low-Volume hospitals, an important issue for rural hospitals in our region.
Watertown, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that Skylar Fetter, a Senior from Norwood-Norfolk Central School in Norwood, NY, is the winner of the 2017 NY-21 Congressional Art Competition. Her winning photograph, Spectator, will be showcased in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the Bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus and author of the Republican Climate Change Resolution, issued the following statement on President Trump’s Paris Agreement announcement:
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) has cosponsored H.R. 2683, the Protecting Veterans Credit Act – legislation to protect the credit of veterans who may be affected by delays in payment processing and incorrectly assigned bills through the Veterans Choice Program.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, applauded the announcement of over $70 million over multiple years to help communities and healthcare providers preve
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representatives Elise Stefanik (NY-21), Brad Schneider (IL-10), Tom Rooney (FL-17), and Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) introduced bipartisan legislation to help veterans organizations buy, renovate, and repurpose abandoned housing into homes for veterans experiencing homelessness.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced U.S. Department of Education Fiscal Year 2017 grants for Upward Bound Programs at SUNY Plattsburgh and SUNY Adirondack. Congresswoman Stefanik wrote letters of support to the Department of Education on behalf of these applicants.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Armed Services Committee, helped the House of Representatives pass H.R.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House pass six pieces of legislation to help our nation’s veterans, including H.R. 2288 – the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House of Representatives pass two pieces of legislation to reform juvenile justice laws and help missing and exploited children. Both of these bills had been approved by Congresswoman Stefanik and her colleagues on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
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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.
SARANAC LAKE — A tour of the St. Joseph’s Veterans Program gave Congresswoman Elise Stefanik a chance to meet with veterans recovering from PTSD and addiction.
She toured the Col. C. David Merkel residence halls here Wednesday and discussed successes and challenges with staff and residents.