Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut
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Apr 22, 2014 Press Release

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Today, on Earth Day, Rep. Elizabeth Esty announced she will introduce the Brownfields Redevelopment Tax Incentive Reauthorization Act to help encourage investment in the clean-up and redevelopment of brownfield sites. Brownfields are vacant or undeveloped areas, typically former industrial sites, where reuse is complicated by environmental contamination concerns.

Apr 15, 2014 Press Release

NEW BRITAIN, CT – On Tax Day, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) renewed her call for Congress to take steps to restore predictability for small businesses and fairness for middle-class families. She released the following statement:

Apr 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) voted against U.S. House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan’s extreme budget proposal. Instead, she supported a responsible budget offered by Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD). Esty’s statement on her votes is below:

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy and the Connecticut House delegation have each written letters to federal officials urging immediate action to be taken on legislation extending Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC).

Apr 8, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) will be joining President Obama at the White House today at 11:30 am to announce pay discrimination protections for federal contract workers. Today, April 8, is Equal Pay Day, which marks how far into the year a woman must work, on average, to earn as much as a man earned the previous year.

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