Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) cosponsored H.R. 5124, the Community Action Opioid Response Act. This bipartisan legislation would establish the Community Action Opioid Response Grant as a competitive grant program within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), administered through the Office of Community Services.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) spoke on the House floor in recognition of the hard work and dedication shown by North Country Olympians at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Click here for video of her remarks; a transcript follows below.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement applauding the news that Lake Placid was selected to host the 2023 World University Games:
Washington, DC – Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Annie Kuster (D-NH-02) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers called on the governors of New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York to support the Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC).
WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and A. Donald McEachin (D-VA-04) introduced the Military Spouse Employment Act of 2018, bipartisan legislation which aims to increase resources and expand job opportunities for military spouses, who frequently face challenges as a result of their spouses’ service.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced that she is cosponsoring two bills -- H.R. 4909, STOP School Violence Act of 2018 and H.R. 4811, Securing Our Schools Act of 2018 – to better protect our students in schools.
Washington, DC – Reps. Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and Eric Swalwell (D-CA-15) have introduced the bipartisan Expanding Wounded in Action Notification Act, a bill requiring that Members of Congress be notified whenever a constituent serving in the armed forces is seriously wounded and hospitalized while on active duty.
Watertown, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) announced the 2018 Congressional Art Competition for New York’s 21st District. The Congressional Art Competition is open to all high school students in NY-21.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Armed Services Committee and Chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, has returned from a Congressional Delegation visit to Latvia, Estonia, and the Ukraine. The seven day CODEL took place from February 17th-24th; joining Rep. Stefanik was Rep. Anthony Brown (D-MD-4).
Washington, D.C. –Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) recently led a bipartisan letter with her New York colleagues in writing Lt. Gen. Samuel A. Greaves, Director of the Missile Defense Agency, in support of the construction of a third Continental U.S. interceptor site located at Fort Drum in Jefferson County, New York. Joining Rep. Stefanik on this letter were Reps.