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Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut


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March 15, 2013 Press Release
Backs Substitute Bill to Improve Workforce Investment and Training

March 9, 2013 Press Release

NOTE: CHANGE OF LOCATION – Congress on Your Corner Will Now Be Held at A&P on 1 Padanaram Road, Danbury from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

March 6, 2013 Press Release

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

(Hartford, CT) – The Connecticut federal delegation released the following statement today regarding slated closures of air traffic control towers in Connecticut due to the sequester:

March 6, 2013 Press Release
Outlines Key Priorities for Connecticut Families and Small Businesses

March 6, 2013 Press Release
Co-Sponsors Fair Minimum Wage Act to Raise the Minimum Wage to $10.10 Over the Next Three Years

March 5, 2013 Press Release

Due to White House staffing reductions resulting from sequestration, we regret to inform you that White House Tours will be canceled effective Saturday, March 9, 2013 until further notice. Unfortunately, affected tours cannot be rescheduled. 

March 4, 2013 Press Release

Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement regarding the announcement that President Obama has nominated former Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection Gina McCarthy to be the next Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

February 28, 2013 Press Release
Opposes House GOP Substitute that Would Omit Protections for LGBT, Immigrant, and Native American Victims