NEW BRITAIN, CT - Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement regarding the passage and signing of comprehensive gun violence prevention legislation in Connecticut. Esty attended the bill signing ceremony in Hartford earlier this afternoon.
HARTFORD, CT—Connecticut’s congressional delegation released the following statement today expressing their disappointment in the United States Postal Service (USPS)’s decision to speed up closure of the Wallingford and Stamford postal processing facilities. The closures, which were originally scheduled for next year, will now be taking place this year.
NEW BRITAIN, CT – Today, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty invited and encouraged students from Connecticut’s 5th Congressional District to participate in the 2013 Congressional Art Competition.
(Washington, DC) – Today, the Connecticut Delegation issued a statement regarding news that President Obama issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Connecticut, triggering the release of federal funds to help communities recover from February’s winter storm.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced her support for a commonsense budget to encourage job creation, preserve critical investments for Connecticut seniors and families including the Medicare guarantee, and make smart, effective cuts to reduce the deficit. The budget proposal was introduced by House Budget Committee Ranking Member Chris Van Hollen (D-MD).
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement today on the tenth anniversary of the war in Iraq: