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Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty

Representing the 5th District of Connecticut


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September 25, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Connecticut Representatives Rosa DeLauro and Elizabeth Esty announced today that the City of Waterbury has been awarded $2,843,381 in federal grants from the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The grants were awarded by the office of Community Planning and Development (CPD). DeLauro and Esty each represent a portion of Waterbury.

September 19, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) voted against H.R. 3102, the so-called “Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act,” a bill that would cut nearly $40 billion from SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program). 

September 18, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) spoke at a press conference today marking the nine-month anniversary of the December 14, 2012 tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. Video of Esty’s remarks can be viewed here.

A transcript of her remarks follow.

September 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement today on the shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.

September 11, 2013 Press Release
Urges Eligible CT 9/11 Survivors and Responders to Apply for Victim Compensation Fund Before 10/3 Deadline

August 28, 2013 Press Release

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) released the following statement on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington: