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Elizabeth Esty's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Office: U.S. House (CT) - District 5, Democratic
Date Title
Sept. 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Scott Pruitt, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Protect Americans from Deadly Pesticides
Aug. 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Sonny Perdue, Secretary of Agriculture - Provide Relief to Dairy Farmers
July 19, 2017 Letter to Scott Gottlieb, M.D., Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - End Discriminatory Blood Ban
Feb. 14, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump - Regarding Animal Welfare Transparency
Dec. 21, 2016 Esty, Murphy, Blumenthal, Courtney Applaud USDA Steps to Help Connecticut's Dairy Farmers, Call for Further Action
Dec. 21, 2016 Murphy, Blumenthal, Courtney, Esty Applaud Usda Steps to Help Connecticut's Dairy Farmers, Call for Further Action
Nov. 4, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rodgers and Nita Lowey, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Committee and the Hon. Bob Aderholt and Sam Farr, Chairman and Ranking Member, House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies - Requesting Assistance for Dairy Farmers
Oct. 13, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Shaun Donovan, Director of Office Management and Budget - Urging Support For USDA's Efforts To Ramp Up Help To Struggling Dairy Farmers
July 28, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Request for Market-Balancing Help For Struggling Dairy Farmers
May 23, 2016 Connecticut Delegation Advocates For Changes In Fisheries Management To Level The Playing Field For New England Fishermen
May 16, 2016 Letter to John Kline, Chairman of US House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Todd Rokita Chairman of Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, Robert Scott, Ranking Member of US House Committee on Education and the Workforce; Marcia Fudge, Ranking Member on Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education - Payne, Jr. Joins More than 100 Members of Congress in Expressing Concerns with House Child Nutrition Bill
May 5, 2016 Esty Praises New FDA Rules To Protect Children From E-Cigarettes
March 11, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Robert M. Califf - Backing Real Maple Syrup
Oct. 28, 2015 Blumenthal, Murphy, Delauro, Larson, Courtney, Esty Announce Over $800,000 in USDA Funding for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects
Oct. 14, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Hal Rogers, Chairman of the Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the Committee on Appropriations - End to Government Sponsored Animal Abuse
Oct. 7, 2015 Congresswoman Esty Congratulates Waterbury's Brass City Harvest on Receiving USDA Grant
Oct. 7, 2015 Congresswoman Esty Congratulates Waterbury's Brass City Harvest on Receiving USDA Grant
Oct. 1, 2015 Legislation Led by Reps. Esty and Brooks to Protect Children from Liquid Nicotine Poisoning Passes Committee
Sept. 22, 2015 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture and Val Doleini, Farm Service Agency Administrator - Dairy Insurance Program
Sept. 14, 2015 Congresswoman Esty Promotes School Nutrition in New Britain
May 27, 2015 Waterbury Republican-American - Representative goes rural
March 13, 2015 New Britain Herald - Esty encourages women to pursue STEM fields
Sept. 16, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Introduces Legislation to Prevent Child Nicotine Poisoning
Sept. 11, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House, and Candice Miller, Chairman of the Committee on House Administration - Banning Polystyrene from House Cafeterias
Aug. 15, 2014 Register Citizen - U.S. Rep. Esty Meets With Farmers Across Northwest Connecticut
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 18, 2014 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
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
April 11, 2014 Register Citizen - Congresswoman Esty Holds Farm Bill Roundtable Discussion in Torrington for Local Farmers, Officials
April 9, 2014 Gov. Malloy Announces Agreement to Help Protect Connecticut's Working Farms
April 8, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Highlights Her Legislation Banning E-Cigarettes Ads to Children
April 8, 2014 Rep. Elizabeth Esty Highlights Her Legislation Banning E-Cigarettes Ads to Children
Feb. 24, 2014 Gov. Malloy Moves to Safeguard Food Benefits for 50,000 Low-Income Families
Jan. 29, 2014 Congresswoman Esty's Statement on Opposing the Farm Bill
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Calling For Changes to FDA Proposed Rules
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
July 11, 2013 Esty Opposes Attempt to Ram Through Partisan Farm Bill
June 20, 2013 Esty Statement on the Farm Bill
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