House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) will be in Farmington with Rep. Esty Thursday afternoon, right after the gun violence prevention hearing keynoting Vice President Biden. The second-ranking House Democrat has previously warned about the harmful effects of the sequester.
FARMINGTON, CT – Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) will host a roundtable discussion with House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer in Farmington tomorrow on the impact of sequestration for Connecticut families, small businesses, and non-profits. Esty and Hoyer will hear from leaders in labor, small business, government, health care, education, and social services from across the 5th District and Connecticut. This event is open to the press. Press interested in attending should confirm by emailing Jeb Fain at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHO: Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer
WHAT: Roundtable on the Impact of Sequestration
WHEN: Thursday, February 21 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
WHERE: Farmington Town Hall, 1 Monteith Drive, Farmington (Town Council Chambers, lower level)