I had the honor of meeting Mr. Samal, a WWII veteran from Torrington, and presenting him with medals he earned. Mr. Samal’s story reminds us of the importance of ensuring timely medal replacements for our veterans—and why I’m so proud my PROMPT Act was signed into law.
I wanted to share some highlights from my work here at home and in Congress.
Check out the "Constituent Corner" webpage, where there's good news from folks in the community who sought assistance with the federal government through my office.
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WASHINGTON, DC — Today, U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) introduced the American Jobs Matter Act, H.R. 479, which will leverage taxpayer money spent on federal contracts to support American manufacturers and boost job creation.
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, on the 42nd anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. Wade, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) voted against the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act, H.R. 7. The U.S. House of Representatives passed the bill by a vote of 242 to 179.
WASHINGTON, DC – Tonight, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement after President Obama concluded his State of the Union address.
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WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District, introduced the American Jobs Matter Act, H.R.
Armed with the knowledge that electronic cigarettes that taste like gummy bears appeal to kids -- not adults trying to stop smoking -- a trio of federal lawmakers sought advice from Connecticut tee
PLYMOUTH — When Kazimir P. Skrzypiec was 14 years old he lied about his age and joined the U.S. Navy. Four days later, he was found out and honorably discharged.
President Barack Obama will likely pitch his free community college program, a new tax initiative and security measures in his State of the Union address tomorrow and federal legislators representi