Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut
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Sep 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, on the eve of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced that she led a letter signed by 19 members of Congress urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a specific Medicare payment code for 3D mammography.

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Sep 29, 2014 Press Release

MERIDEN, CT – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced that Protein Sciences in Meriden received a $669,156 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The funding is from the National Cancer Institute through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program and will be used to support lung cancer treatment.

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Sep 28, 2014 In The News

NEW BRITAIN — Kazimierz Spaczynski, 85, fought back tears as he told some of his life stories Wednesday during a ceremony honoring his service in the Korean War.

Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (D-5) presented Spaczynski with six medals dedicated to his service more than 60 years ago.

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Sep 26, 2014 Press Release

TORRINGTON, 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 Community Health & Wellness Center in Torrington received two grants totaling over $244,000 from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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Sep 24, 2014 In The News

 U.S. Reps. Elizabeth Esty, D-CT, and Chris Collins, R-NY, have introduced the Manufacturing Universities Act, H.R. 5526, to prepare engineering students for innovative careers in manufacturing.

Esty also introduced the Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act, H.R. 5527, to support women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) professions.

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Sep 28, 2014 In The News

NEW BRITAIN — Kazimierz Spaczynski, 85, fought back tears as he told some of his life stories Wednesday during a ceremony honoring his service in the Korean War.

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Sep 24, 2014 In The News

 U.S. Reps. Elizabeth Esty, D-CT, and Chris Collins, R-NY, have introduced the Manufacturing Universities Act, H.R.

Sep 19, 2014 In The News

Less than a month after conducting a workforce development roundtable in Waterbury, Rep. Elizabeth H.

Sep 4, 2014 In The News

HARTFORD — The Newtown school district, where a gunman shot and killed 20 grade school children and six educators, is receiving more money for counseling and other services for parents, students an

Sep 3, 2014 In The News

Two local volunteer fire companies have received approvals for their federal grant applications to acquire firefighting equipment.

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