WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5), Vice Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today questioned United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz at a committee hearing examining federal oversight of U.S. airline customer service.
Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty (D-CT) today announced bipartisan, bicameral legislation -- the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 -- that will overhaul the current appeals process at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
[WASHINGTON, DC] – As Israel plans to modernize its military in the coming decade, U.S.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (D-CT), House Veterans Affairs Committee Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN), and their Democratic colleagues today released a statement opposing draft legislation proposed by Committee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN). The proposal would institute a monthly reduction in pay for troops as a means of offsetting the cost of expanding G.I.
(Hartford, CT) – The Connecticut Congressional Delegation today announced a $5.5 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to support Connecticut efforts to combat the opioid epidemic. The funding is the first of two rounds from the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act, signed into law by President Barack Obama in December.
Esty with winners Veronika Cordero, Matthew Jones, Raul Calderon, and Joseph Grenier during a surprise school visit in December 2016
NEW BRITAIN, CT – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5), a member of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, today released the following statement in support of Connecticut and eight neighboring states’ Section 176A petition to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).