Elise Stefanik

Elise Stefanik

NEW YORK's 21st DISTRICT

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Stefanik Questions Ambassador Yavanovitch at Impeachment Hearing

2019-11-15 20:46:01


Stefanik Questions Witnesses in First Open Impeachment Hearing

2019-11-14 15:03:28


Stefanik Speaks on Artificial Intelligence Before the National Security Commission

2019-11-07 20:52:02


Stefanik Appears on Fox and Friends to Discuss Impeachment Process

2019-11-05 16:50:31


Stefanik Speaks in Education and Labor Committee on Freedom of Association on College Campuses

2019-10-30 18:20:25


Stefanik Speaks on House Floor in Support of Women's Suffrage Coin Act

2019-10-28 22:12:43


Stefanik Speaks During Floor Debate on Older Americans Act

2019-10-28 19:23:36


Stefanik Speaks on Ending Discrimination Against Pregnant Women in the Workplace

2019-10-24 13:48:47


Stefanik Speaks at Leadership Stakeout: "Schiff is unfit to Chair the Intelligence Committee"

2019-10-22 17:19:33


Stefanik Offers Amendment to Promote Medical Breakthroughs in Fight against Alzheimer’s

2019-10-17 16:09:36


Stefanik Questions Acting DNI in House Intelligence Committee

2019-09-26 15:10:10


Congressman Morelle thanks Stefanik for her Leadership on Older Americans Act

2019-09-18 15:24:50


Stefanik Leads Reauthorization of the Older Americans Act

2019-09-18 15:08:21


Stefanik Highlights North Country Veteran in House Veterans Affairs Committee Hearing

2019-09-10 16:11:01


Stefanik 'Tips her Cap' to Mariano Rivera

2019-07-25 18:07:38


Stefanik Honors the Life of Randy Preston on the House Floor

2019-07-25 18:06:28


Stefanik Honors the Life of Mary Lou Whitney on the House Floor

2019-07-25 18:05:29


Stefanik Questions Robert Mueller in House Intelligence Committee Hearing

2019-07-24 19:19:16


Stefanik Speaks on House Floor in Support of the Intelligence Authorization Act

2019-07-17 15:34:38


Stefanik Speaks on House Floor Regarding FY2020 NDAA

2019-07-12 18:07:21


Contact Information

318 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-4611
stefanik.house.gov

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik proudly represents New York’s 21st District in the House of Representatives in her third term in office. She is a Member of the Armed Services Committee, the Committee on Education and Labor, and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. On the Armed Services Committee, Congresswoman Stefanik serves as Ranking Member for the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities and is a Member of the Subcommittee on Readiness. On the Committee on Education and Labor, she serves on the Subcommittees on Higher Education & Workforce Development and Civil Rights & Human Services.

Congresswoman Stefanik is proudly the youngest Republican woman ever elected to Congress in United States history.

Among Congresswoman Stefanik’s accomplishments and initiatives, she:

Successfully led the New York State delegation in saving Fort Drum from up to 16,000 military personnel cuts due to sequestration.

Authored the Be Open Act – legislation that passed the House of Representatives and was signed into law by the President. This was the largest fix to Obamacare of the 114th Congress and repealed the auto-enrollment mandate that reduces choices in health coverage and has created confusion that can lead to significant tax penalties on both the employer and employee.

Authored the Flexible Pell Grant for 21st Century Students Act — bipartisan legislation developed from her higher education roundtables that will help students complete a postsecondary education quickly and at a lower cost.

Helped pass the Bipartisan Budget Act – a two year budget agreement that lifted the devastating defense sequester cuts and put an end to crisis-to-crisis governing.

Was the sole freshman negotiator for two consecutive years on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and fought hard to include language to help protect and strengthen Fort Drum.

Co-authored U.S./Canadian pre-clearance legislation that passed the House of Representatives in 2016 and will help grow North Country commerce, tourism and border security.

Brought a new commitment to transparency to Congress, posting her legislative votes to Facebook and keeping her website updated with her legislative work and public schedule.

Has worked hard on behalf of North Country veterans, helping to recover hard earned benefits from the VA and helping pass critical legislation to support our North Country heroes, including the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act.

Helped pass the 21st Century Cures Act — critical, bipartisan legislation designed to help accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of promising new treatments and cures for patients with diseases ranging from Alzheimer’s to Lyme.

Prior to winning her election to Congress, Congresswoman Stefanik worked at her family’s small business called Premium Plywood Products that was founded in Upstate New York over twenty years ago. Growing up in her family’s small business, she learned, lived and understands the values of hard work, perseverance, challenges, and risk that go along with building, operating and growing small businesses that provide jobs in today’s Upstate economy.

Congresswoman Stefanik’s policy focus includes:

Creating jobs and economic opportunities for small businesses and hard working families in Upstate New York.

Reducing the out-of-control tax and regulatory burdens facing small businesses by reforming the tax code to be flatter and fairer and eliminating red tape.

Repealing Obamacare and replacing it with common sense solutions to lower health care costs and improve quality and access.

Fighting for fiscal responsibility by balancing the budget and protecting and preserving entitlements.

Expanding access to broadband throughout the district.

Supporting Upstate farmers – the backbone of our North Country communities.

Protecting Fort Drum and advocating for veterans and military families.

Pursuing energy policies that help North Country families and businesses.

Finding solutions for hard working North Country families to help make education higher quality and more affordable.

Promoting and strengthening U.S.-Canadian trade relations.

Congresswoman Stefanik served as Director of Vice Presidential Debate Prep to Paul Ryan where she oversaw all debate preparations for the Republican Vice Presidential nominee. She served as Director of Communications for the Foreign Policy Initiative, which launched Defending Defense, a coalition of think tanks warning of the dangers of the sequester.

From 2006 – 2009, Congresswoman Stefanik served in the West Wing of the White House as part of President George W. Bush’s Domestic Policy Council Staff and in the Chief of Staff’s office where she assisted in overseeing the policy development process on all economic and domestic policy issues.

As the first member of her immediate family to graduate from college, Congresswoman Stefanik graduated with Honors from Harvard University. She currently serves on the Senior Advisory Committee of Harvard’s Institute of Politics, the largest political undergraduate organization.

Congresswoman Stefanik was born and raised in Upstate New York. She graduated cum laude from Albany Academy for Girls, the oldest continuous all girls’ school in the country. She lives in Schuylerville, NY, with her husband Matt.


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