Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Apr 14, 2014 Press Release

PATERSON - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), an original member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, today released the following statement in response to yesterday's shooting at a Jewish community center in Kansas City:

Apr 9, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the House Committee on Natural Resources advanced the Hinchliffe Stadium Heritage Act (H.R. 2430), legislation Rep. Pascrell introduced that would make Paterson’s Hinchliffe Stadium a part of the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park.  Last month, Rep.

Apr 4, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Tom Reed (R-NY), both members of the House Ways and Means Committee, today praised the Senate Finance Committee for advancing their legislation that would incentivize businesses to hire qualified individuals that have been out of work for more than 26 weeks.

Apr 2, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  - In continuing his fight to protect nonprofit organizations at high risk of terrorist attack, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Mar 31, 2014 Press Release

PATERSON - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) today lauded an agreement that would require three companies to repay the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) $2.1 million spent by the EPA to clean up contamination at Abrachem Chemical, a former bulk chemical packaging facility in Clifton.

Mar 18, 2014 Press Release

TEANECK, NJ - With the March 31st Affordable Care Act (ACA) Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment deadline rapidly approaching, today U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Mar 17, 2014 Press Release

MOONACHIE, NJ - Today, U.S. Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Mar 13, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressmen Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-TN) introduced legislation that would allow local governments to more easily access private funds for water infrastructure projects. The Sustainable Water Infrastructure Act of 2014 removes water and wastewater infrastructure projects from the Private Activity Bond (PAB) volume cap.

Mar 12, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - As dozens of organizations from across the country descended on Capitol Hill to participate in the 13th annual Brain Injury Awareness Day, U.S. Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Thomas J.

Mar 3, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) released his recommendations to Governor Christie on a proposed amendment to New Jersey Disaster Recovery Action Plan.  The amendment, released in February, details how the state will spend $1.46 billion in federal Sandy recovery funds.  Rep. Pascrell also announced that the U.S.

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