Pascrell, NJDOT Commissioner Fox Unveil Safety Improvements to Midland Ave. Crossing in Elmwood ParkRep. Pascrell was joined by New Jersey Department of Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox, NJ Transit Executive Director Ronnie Hakim and other local and state officials in unveiling safety improvements made to the Midland Avenue rail crossing in Elmwood Park.
Congressman Pascrell led a group of sixty-four lawmakers in urging U.S. Department of Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to retain Alexander Hamilton, who founded Rep. Pascrell’s birthplace of Paterson, on the ten dollar bill and instead feature a woman on the more prominent twenty dollar note.
Congressman Pascrell and U.S. Senator Bob Menendez were joined by local firefighters in calling for a greater commitment from Congress to support firefighters and reverse the impact of sequestration cuts on public safety.
Congressman Pascrell was joined by New Jersey Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Bracken, Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce President Jim Kirkos along with local Bergen County business owners at Argo Turboserve Corporation in Lyndhurst to outline legislation that will reauthorize the Export-Import Bank’s charter.
Congressman Pascrell was joined by the Consul General of France Bertrand Lortholary in presenting Passaic County veteran Leo Philippi the Legion of Honour medal, France’s highest distinction, for his heroics in combat operations in France during WWII.
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