Plattsburgh, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) commended Joel Wood on his new position as Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) project coordinator for the City of Plattsburgh. Mr. Wood is currently a Constituent Liaison in Congresswoman Stefanik’s Plattsburgh Office and has worked for Congresswoman Stefanik since March of 2015.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, led by Chairwoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and Ranking Member Jim Langevin (D-RI), passed their Subcommittee mark for the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act. This language will now move to the full House Armed Services Committee for consideration next week.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House pass a series of bills to improve foster care programs for children nationwide, including reforms to help those affected by the nationwide opioid epidemic.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik’s (R-NY-21) announced that her legislation – H.R. 2482, the Federal Perkins Loan Extension Act of 2017, picked up its 52nd cosponsor. The bipartisan legislation extends the Federal Perkins Loan Program for a period of two years.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement on the shooting in Alexandria, Virginia:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of S. 1094 – the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House pass H.R. 2274, the HYPE Act – bipartisan legislation to cut red tape in the construction permitting process for hydropower projects and incentivize greater investment in hydropower.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement applauding an announcement by the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) of a $1,115,000 grant to New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation as part of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI):
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) voted in support of H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act.
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.
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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.