Representative Elizabeth Esty's Public Statements


Full Name: Elizabeth Esty
Current Office: U.S. House - District 5, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last 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
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7/30/14 House Democrats' Economic Agenda 7/28/14 Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013 7/25/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed 7/18/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments 7/17/14 Connecticut Congressional Delegation Announces Recruitment and Retention SAFER Grant for Connecticut Fire Chiefs Association 7/14/14 STEM Education Act of 2014 7/14/14 U.S. House of Representatives Passes Rep. Elizabeth Esty's STEM Education Bill 7/14/14 CT Post - Esty's STEM Bill Gets House Approval 7/11/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Support Families of Fallen Service Members 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/09/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Co-Authors Legislation in Response to Hobby Lobby Decision 7/09/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Supports Bipartisan Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act 7/04/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement for Independence Day 7/03/14 The Courant - For Independence Day, Oath Of Allegiance To America 7/03/14 Gov. Malloy, Members of Conn. Congressional Delegation Meet with U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx 7/02/14 Connecticut Congressional Delegation, Members Of New York Delegation Call For Repeal Of Law Compelling Sale Of Plum Island, Enabling Preservation Of Environmental Treasure 7/02/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds Target for Ending Open Carry in Their Stores 7/02/14 News Times - Esty Gets Tour of FuelCell Energy in Danbury 6/30/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Decries Hobby Lobby Decision 6/30/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's statement on Supreme Court ruling in Harris v. Quinn 6/30/14 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 6/26/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on One-Year Anniversary of the Supreme Court's Decision To Strike Down DOMA 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/25/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Against Warrantless Cell Phone Searches 6/24/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Announces Return of Over $2.2 million in Savings to Constituents 6/23/14 Murphy, Esty Collinsville Dam Legislation Headed to President Obama's Desk 6/23/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Collinsville Dam Legislation Heading to President Obama's Desk 6/23/14 Collinsville Renewable Energy Production Act 6/20/14 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims 6/20/14 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault 6/20/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Applauds FuelCell Energy's $3.5 million Award from the Department of Energy 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/19/14 Letter to Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Senator Durbin and Senator Cornyn - Confirmation of Linda Shwartz to the VA 6/18/14 Langevin, Michaud, Esty Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act 6/18/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Helps Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act 6/18/14 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/16/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on Current Situation in Iraq 6/16/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on the Supreme Court Upholding Federal Law Prohibiting Straw Purchases of Guns 6/13/14 Letter to Matthew Shay, President & CEO of the National Retail Federation - Gun Violence 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/10/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Calls on Congress to Pass Paycheck Fairness Act on 51st Anniversary of Equal Pay Act 6/10/14 Hartford Courant- Esty, Himes Critical of "Inadequate" Transportation Infrastructure Act 6/09/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/06/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day 6/02/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty's Statement on EPA's Proposal to Cut Carbon Emissions from Coal Plants 6/02/14 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions 6/02/14 My Record Journal - Editorial: Moving Forward on Flood Control 5/30/14 The CT Mirror - Esty, Other Gun Control Proponents, Shift Focus to Mentally Ill 5/30/14 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Helps Introduce Major Mental Health Gun Violence Prevention Legislation