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March 15, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) cosponsored H.R. 3642, the Military Sexual Assault Empowerment (SAVE) Act.

March 15, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) and her colleagues Reps.

March 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) helped the House pass H.R. 4909, the STOP School Violence Act of 2018. This bipartisan legislation she cosponsored will provide grant funding for evidence-based training to prevent school violence.

March 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), released the following statement on the Committee's decision to conclude its bipartisan investigation into Russian active measures targeting the 2016 election:

March 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) applauded the announcement by Empire State Development (ESD) that New York will participate in the Opportunity Zone program created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

March 6, 2018 Press Release

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.

March 6, 2018 Press Release

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.

March 5, 2018 Press Release

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:

February 28, 2018 Press Release

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).

February 27, 2018 Press Release

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.

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In The News

April 30, 2015 In The News

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.

April 29, 2015 In The News

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:

April 16, 2015 In The News

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.

April 9, 2015 In The News

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.

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April 8, 2015 In The News

Repealing the medical device tax is a women’s employment issue, said U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro.

“One thing that I’ve noticed is if you look at the employees at medical device manufacturers, a significant majority are women,” Stefanik said. “I think that’s important to note this tax is hurting companies that are employing a high number of women.”

March 28, 2015 In The News

Rep. Elise Stefanik has spent much of this month advocating to save Fort Drum from sequestration cuts. She also announced her support for a proposed New York Winter Olympic bid and skied during Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Winter Challenge.

March 21, 2015 In The News

WATERTOWN — The public outpouring of support for Fort Drum and the 10th Mountain Division during Friday’s listening session at Jefferson Community College was so great that even the post’s commander — a man who told himself he would remain impartial — was affected.

March 20, 2015 In The News

CLAYTON — Representatives from four upstate congressional districts showed their support for Fort Drum on Thursday during a reception at the Antique Boat Museum — a feat Rep. Elise M. Stefanik, R-Willsboro, called “historic.”

March 20, 2015 In The News

he entire New York congressional delegation is supporting an effort spearheaded by U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik to protect Fort Drum, home of the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division, ahead of a listening session Friday on the future of the base. 

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