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Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut


In The News

June 19, 2017 In The News
A sailor from Connecticut was one of the seven killed when the USS Fitzgerald collided with a cargo ship off the coast of Japan over the weekend, the U.S. Navy announced.
June 19, 2017 In The News
The community of Watertown, Connecticut is mourning the loss of Tan Huynh, who was among seven U.S. Navy sailors who died when their destroyer collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan on Saturday.
June 18, 2017 In The News

WATERTOWN – A local man is one of seven Navy sailors killed on Saturday after the ship they were in collided with a Philippine-flagged container ship four times its size off the coast of Japan.

Ngoc T. Truong Huynh, 25, from Oakville, was a sonar technician, according to a news release from the Navy.

June 17, 2017 In The News
The Connecticut delegation to Washington announced the slate of students from Connecticut who have been appointed to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y; the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.; the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y.
June 17, 2017 In The News

Since 1843, Stanley Black & Decker has called Connecticut, specifically New Britain, home, and company officials say they have no plans to move elsewhere.

The company employs 1,600 people in Connecticut and 54,000 globally, with multiple locations in the state across six cities and towns.

June 17, 2017 In The News
Speaking before a group of area Democrats on Saturday, U.S. Rep. Elizabeth H. Esty expressed a need for unity and civil discourse in the wake of the shooting of her Republican colleague in the House, Steve Scalise.
June 16, 2017 In The News
Five hundred gathered in the Marriott hotel downtown to kick off the 175th birthday celebration of Stanley Black & Decker.
June 16, 2017 In The News
The Waterbury Regional Chamber is presenting a second networking event on how manufacturers and related businesses in Greater Waterbury can work with General Dynamics Electric Boat.
June 16, 2017 In The News
While House Majority Whip Steve Scalise continued to recover on Friday, members of Congress said their emotions are still raw following Wednesday morning's shooting.
June 15, 2017 In The News
In this baseball game, the victorious team gave a member of the losing team the winner’s trophy.