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Elizabeth Esty's Public Statements

Full Name: Elizabeth Esty
Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 5
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Dan; 3 Children: Sarah, Thomas, Jonathan
Birth Date: 08/25/1959
Birth Place: Oak Park, IL
Home City: Cheshire, CT
Date Title
July 3, 2014 Gov. Malloy, Members of Conn. Congressional Delegation Meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx
July 2, 2014 Connecticut Congressional Delegation, Members Of New York Delegation Call For Repeal Of Law Compelling Sale Of Plum Island, Enabling Preservation Of Environmental Treasure
June 30, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 23, 2014 Murphy, Esty Collinsville Dam Legislation Headed to President Obama's Desk
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 19, 2014 Letter to Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Senator Durbin and Senator Cornyn - Confirmation of Linda Shwartz to the VA
June 18, 2014 Langevin, Michaud, Esty Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 18, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Helps Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 16, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on the Supreme Court Upholding Federal Law Prohibiting Straw Purchases of Guns
June 16, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on Current Situation in Iraq
June 13, 2014 Letter to Matthew Shay, President & CEO of the National Retail Federation - Gun Violence
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 10, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Calls on Congress to Pass Paycheck Fairness Act on 51st Anniversary of Equal Pay Act
June 10, 2014 Hartford Courant- Esty, Himes Critical of "Inadequate" Transportation Infrastructure Act
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 6, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 2, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on EPA's Proposal to Cut Carbon Emissions from Coal Plants
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
June 2, 2014 My Record Journal - Editorial: Moving Forward on Flood Control
May 30, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Helps Introduce Major Mental Health Gun Violence Prevention Legislation
May 30, 2014 The CT Mirror - Esty, Other Gun Control Proponents, Shift Focus to Mentally Ill
May 30, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on Secretary Shinseki's Resignation
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 29, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Amendment Strengthening Background Check System Passes U.S. House of Representatives
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 28, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 27, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds Obama Administration's STEM Initiatives
May 27, 2014 News Times - Esty: Congress Is About Public Service
May 24, 2014 News Times - Esty Carried Newtown With Her to Congress
May 23, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on the Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act
May 23, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Affairs Concerns
May 23, 2014 Esty, Murphy Applaud Senate Passage of Collinsville Dam Legislation
May 23, 2014 Connecticut Delegation Seeks Audit Results for Connecticut VA Medical Facilities
May 22, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Votes to Hold VA Executives Accountable
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 21, 2014 House Committee Passes Portion Of Rail Safety Enforcement Act
May 20, 2014 Reps. Kind, Ros-Lehtinen, Schwartz and Esty Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Social Security Benefits for All Legally Married Couples
May 20, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds Passage of Water Infrastructure Bill
May 20, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Provide Social Security Benefits for All Legally Married Couples
May 15, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on VA Secretary Eric Shinseki Testifying Before Congress Today
May 12, 2014 $91,000 in Federal Fire Grants Coming to Waterbury
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