Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut
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Sep 19, 2014 In The News

Less than a month after conducting a workforce development roundtable in Waterbury, Rep. Elizabeth H. Esty, D-5th District, has co-sponsored a bipartisan bill to promote manufacturing careers.

Sep 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (D-CT) and Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY) 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 professions.

Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement on her vote related to the arming and training of “moderate” Syrian opposition forces:

Sep 16, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) introduced the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2014 to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers. 

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Sep 11, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement on the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Sep 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement on President Obama’s address to the nation tonight regarding actions to combat ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Sep 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced she’s introducing a resolution commending the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs for their campaign to raise awareness and combat veterans suicide during Suicide Prevention Month.

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Sep 9, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement on her vote opposing H.Res. 644, a resolution condemning President Obama and the administration over the prisoner swap that secured the return of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.

Sep 9, 2014 Press Release

WATERBURY, CT – Today, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, Governor Dannel Malloy, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Senator Chris Murphy, Congresswoman DeLauro, and Mayor Neil O’Leary announced a $14.4 million TIGER VI Grant from the United States Department of Transportation to support the “Waterbury Active Transportation and Economic Resurgence” (WATER) project.

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 and staff members, according to federal and local officials.

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