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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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Three Republican members of Congress from Central and Northern New York say they will work together to protect Fort Drum and the 174th Attack Wing at Hancock Field from personnel losses in future Pentagon budget cuts.
WATERTOWN — U.S. Reps. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, Richard Hanna, R-Utica, and John Katko, R-Syracuse, will tour Hancock Field Air National Guard Base in Syracuse and the U.S. Army Garrison at Fort Drum on Tuesday.
WATERTOWN — Rep. Elise M. Stefanik said her decision to vote for a clean funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security was not difficult.
“Every day of the week I will put the interests of the district first,” Ms. Stefanik said. “Plain and simple, I’m not going to vote to shut the government down. I’m not going to vote to shut down the Department of Homeland Security.”
CANTON - Rep. Elise M. Stefanik said meetings with heads of state across the Middle East gave her new perspective on the collaborative approach needed to tackle threats from radical groups such as the Islamic State.
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, visited the Middle East this week to get perspective as the House Armed Services Committee prepares to hold hearings on President Obama’s request for authorization to fight Islamic State terrorists.
Warren County Democratic Chairwoman Lynne Boecher and Glens Falls Democratic Chairman Roy Thomas were among those who stopped to greet U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, on Saturday at an open house at the congresswoman’s Glens Falls office.
“I 100 percent wish her well. I think we have to work in concert,” said Boecher.
GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls district office of U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro, was overflowing Saturday, as she greeted guests and showed off the new digs located at 136 Glen St., the space formerly occupied by Rep. Bill Owens.