Tenney: DOJ Now Accepting Applications for STOP School Violence Grants

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney: DOJ Now Accepting Applications for STOP School Violence Grants

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced that the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, and the Bureau of Justice Assistance are seeking applications for funding under the Student, Teachers and Officers Preventing School Violence Act Program.

These grants will provide […]

House passes bill cutting spending to unnecessary government programs

Rep. Claudia Tenney

House passes bill cutting spending to unnecessary government programs

Provides the longest and most generous extension of CHIP to the program in 20-year history

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced the passage of H.R. 3, Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act. The rescission recalls unobligated balances, […]

House passes legislation ‘giving community financial institutions much-needed relief’

Rep. Claudia Tenney

House passes legislation ‘giving community financial institutions much-needed relief’

Tenney’s bipartisan Dodd-Frank reform bills were passed with regulatory relief legislation, and both are headed to the president’s desk

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22), a member of the House Financial Services Committee, announced yesterday the passage of […]

Gillibrand issues statement on bipartisan Senate deal to combat sexual harassment in congress, end taxpayer-funded settlements

Kirsten Gillibrand

Gillibrand issues statement on bipartisan Senate deal to combat sexual harassment in congress, end taxpayer-funded settlements

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today released the following statement after Senate leadership reached a bipartisan deal to address the problem of sexual harassment and discrimination in Congress:

Today’s announcement of a bipartisan deal in the Senate […]

APTS presents Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

APTS presents Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

American Public Television Stations presented the Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY).

The Champion of Public Broadcasting Award is given to political leaders and other individuals who safeguard the ability of local public television stations to provide education, […]

Gillibrand leads Armed Services Personnel Subcommittee hearing examining child abuse and intimate partner violence in the military

Gillibrand leads Armed Services Personnel Subcommittee hearing examining child abuse and intimate partner violence in the military

Intimate partner violence and child abuse remain serious problems that harm families and military readiness, yet the full scope of these issues remains unknown

**Watch Gillibrand’s opening remarks HERE**

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Ranking Member of the Senate […]

Tenney attends signing ceremony at White House to end CFPB’s efforts to regulate car loans

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney attends signing ceremony at White House to end CFPB’s efforts to regulate car loans

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22), member of the House Financial Services Committee, attended the signing ceremony in the Oval Office of S.J. Res.57. This resolution reverses action by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which attempted to regulate […]

Gillibrand uses Senate procedure to demand immediate consideration on legislation to combat sexual harassment and discrimination in Congress, end taxpayer-funded settlements for members of Congress

Gillibrand uses Senate procedure to demand immediate consideration on legislation to combat sexual harassment and discrimination in Congress, end taxpayer-funded settlements for members of Congress

100 days after the House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressional sexual harassment and discrimination legislation, Senate has yet to take action

Gillibrand invokes Senate Rule XIV to bypass committee process […]

Tenney introduces amendment to restore Buy America provisions

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney introduces amendment to restore Buy America provisions

Tenney’s Amendment to NDAA Would Restore Stainless Steel Flatware Requirement

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) submitted an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act to restore the Berry Amendment’s longstanding domestic sourcing requirement for stainless steel flatware.

“American […]

Tenney’s bipartisan opioid bill passes unanimously out of House Ways and Means Committee

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney’s bipartisan opioid bill passes unanimously out of House Ways and Means Committee

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced May 16 that her bipartisan bill, H.R. 5723, the Expanding Oversight of Opioid Prescribing and Payment Act of 2018, passed unanimously out of the House Ways and Means Committee […]

Tenney announces Social Security mobile office hours with casework staff

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney announces Social Security mobile office hours with casework staff

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced Social Security mobile office hours for 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, May 15, in Rome. During mobile office hours, staff from Tenney’s district offices will be available to provide assistance to constituents […]

Tenney backs president’s initiative to address out of control spending

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney backs president’s initiative to address out-of-control spending

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) commended President Trump’s $15 billion rescission package, the largest single proposed rescission package in history. The President identified $15.4 billion in federal spending and is proposing to reduce or eliminate unobligated balances, which is […]