Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Elise Stefanik released the following statement on the House passage of the Senate's bill for emergency supplemental appropriations for humanitarian assistance and security at the Southern Border:
"I am thankful to my colleagues for working together in a bipartisan fashion to pass the Senate's bill for humanitarian assistance and border security funding at our Southern Border," said Congresswoman Stefanik. "Republicans asked Speaker Pelosi yesterday to put aside partisan politics and vote on this bill, which address humanitarian needs at the border, comprehensively addresses border security, and ensures our ICE agents and border personnel are properly compensated for their service. This is proof that Congress can work together and govern well when Leadership comes to the table. The passage of this bipartisan bill is a big step toward addressing the crisis at our Southern border."