Congresswoman Esty held a roundtable discussion on immigration reform in Waterbury, and CT-N was there to record it.
Congresswoman Esty has co-sponsored the Gun Trafficking Prevention Act of 2013, legislation to combat the flow of illegal firearms. This bill is necessary to close the gaping hole in federal law which currently does not make it a crime to traffic in guns.
Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty joined her colleagues in the Connecticut Congressional delegation in welcoming the arrival at the Capitol of Team 26, a group of 26 cyclists who rode from Newtown to Washington, DC in support of commonsense legislation to prevent gun violence.
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NEW BRITAIN, CT – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement regarding news that the Newtown public school system will receive a School Emergency Response to Violence (SERV) grant of $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Education.
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.) have introduced new federal legislation that would authorize federal funds to assist with the construction of a new Sandy Hook Elementary School.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty released the following statement today on the devastating tornado in Oklahoma.
(Hartford, CT) -- U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), Congressman John Larson (D-1) and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (D-5) today announced the award of a $200,000 U.S. Economic Development Administration grant to evaluate flooding of the Pequabuck River and its economic impact on Bristol, Plainville and Plymouth.
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FARMINGTON — When you walk through an automatic door at a store, there's a good chance it is made in Farmington.
WATERBURY -- As Congress debates immigration reform, thousands of undocumented Connecticut residents dream of the day they can live peacefully.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 200,000 businesses closed their doors between 2008 and 2010.
Washington - Like all new federal lawmakers, Rep. Elizabeth Esty is learning each day how to function in Congress. But unlike most, hers is a trial by fire.