Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut
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Aug 29, 2014 Press Release

NEWTOWN, CT- Today, U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced Assistance to Firefighter Grants (AFG) from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for two fire departments in Newtown. The Hawleyville Fire Department is receiving $37,487 for breathing apparatuses. Botsford Fire & Rescue is receiving $99,988 for portable radios.

Aug 15, 2014 In The News

Friday was not a typical work day for U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5, but it was productive nonetheless.

Esty used the time to tour farms and meet with farmers throughout the state’s northwest corner in an effort to meet more of her constituents and as a nod to the importance of agriculture to the region.

Aug 12, 2014 Press Release

NEWTOWN, CT – Today, U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn) and U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.) announced that the Dodgingtown Volunteer Fire Company in Newtown received an Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) in the amount of $107,540 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Aug 8, 2014 Press Release

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) applauded a $1.1 million U.S. Department of Labor grant for Capital Workforce Partners’ YouthBuild Project in New Britain. Esty advocated for this grant to provide critical job-training programs for at-risk youth in New Britain.

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Aug 15, 2014 In The News

Friday was not a typical work day for U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5, but it was productive nonetheless.

Aug 2, 2014 In The News

U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5, co-introduced a bill Friday which aims to increase care options for those suffering from heroin addiction and opioid abuse.

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Jul 24, 2014 In The News

If politics is the art of compromise, then Lyndon Johnson may have been the greatest artist of all time, because as president he was able to bring Republicans and Democrats togethe

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