Check out this Danbury News-Times article on our bipartisan bill to reduce gun violence.
I wrote an op-ed with Dr. Daisy Cocco De Filippis, President of Naugatuck Valley Community College, on supporting community colleges and their partnerships with local businesses.
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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NEW BRITAIN, CT – Today marks the 45th Anniversary of Earth Day, a day reminding us of our shared responsibility to protect our environment for future generations.
(Hartford, CT) – The Connecticut Congressional Delegation announced today $2.6 million from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for the expansion and renovation of the Connecticut State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown. The grant will fund the construction of roads, landscaping and infrastructure over three acres, and will accommodate respectful storage of 3,000 additional cinerary urns.
NEW BRITAIN, CT –Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) applauded $696,000 in funding announced today by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs through the HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program to support efforts to end veteran homelessness.
(Washington, DC) – Today, U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), and U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (D-Conn.) introduced resolutions in the Senate and House, respectively, that recognize the need to improve physical access for people with disabilities at federally-funded facilities.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5), vice-chair of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, joined Chairman of the Task Force Rep.
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