Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Jun 1, 2017 Press Release

PATERSON, N.J. – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) issued the following statement after President Trump announced he would withdraw the United States from the landmark, 195-signatory Paris Climate Accord that would significantly slow the progress of global warming:

May 31, 2017 Press Release

PATERSON – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) issued the following statement after it was reported that the Trump Administration may pull out of the landmark, 195-signatory Paris Climate Accord that would significantly slow the progress of global warming:

May 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), Ranking Democrat on the House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee, announced the introduction of the Jobs & Trade Competitiveness Act. Cosponsors include Reps.

May 25, 2017 Press Release
Bipartisan N.J. delegation called for this federal funding in 2016 letter

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, all twelve New Jersey U.S. House Representatives lauded the U.S. Department of Transportation’s $10 million grant to New Jersey Transit (NJT) to advance its implementation of Positive Train Control (PTC) along its rail lines.

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May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), member of the House Budget and Ways and Means Committees, released the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office released an updated report on the consequences of the Republican's House-passed American Health Care Act.

May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINTON, D.C.  – Today, Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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May 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), member of the House Budget and Ways and Means Committees, issued the following statement on President Trump’s 2018 budget request.

May 23, 2017 Press Release
Letter asks Secretary Tillerson to take legal action against Turkish security detail who attacked embassy protesters

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) joined colleagues, led by U.S.

May 22, 2017 Press Release
Law enforcement co-chair heralds initiatives advanced during Police Week

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Co-Chair of the Congressional Law Enforcement Caucus, announced the completion of a successful Police Week. Several measures passed by Congress this week in support of law enforcement officers across the nation. First proclaimed by President John F.

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May 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressmen Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) reintroduced the Huntington’s Disease Parity Act, a bipartisan bill that ensures Medicare is made available to people with Huntington’s Disease (HD) – a devastating, degenerative, hereditary brain disorder that causes total physical and mental deterioration. 

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