Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release
Bill would bestow fellow Patersonian Doby with the Congressional Gold Medal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Ranking Democratic Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, gave the following statement after the public release of a draft letter noticing Congress about the opening of renegotiations of the NAFTA trade pact:

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), Ranking Democratic Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade,  released the following statement in response to the decision by the Department of Commerce to examine whether China meets the market economy test:

Mar 28, 2017 Press Release
Resolution of Inquiry for closed review of the President's tax returns reported unfavorably from Ways and Means Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, responded to the Ways and Means Committee markup and "unfavorable" report on his Resolution of Inquiry. The resolution was voted down in a 24-16 vote.

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement in response to pulling the vote on the Republican health care proposal.

Mar 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement in response to the postponement of the vote on Republican health care proposal, and the new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) scoring on the bill including the Manager's Amendment.

Mar 22, 2017 Press Release
Congressman renews ethics questions in light of news that Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn didn't sign pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement after news that former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn was not required to sign an ethics pledge under President Trump's "Drain The Swamp" initiative.

Mar 20, 2017 Press Release
Director Comey’s testimony focused on Trump-Russia investigation and false wiretapping claims

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Mar 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, co-chairs of the bipartisan Law Enforcement Caucus, Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Dave Reichert (R-WA) sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting the President illuminate the White House in blue on the night of May 15, 2017 in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day.

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Mar 17, 2017 Press Release
Bipartisan effort for full funding of NIH's BRAIN Initiative

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell (D-NJ), Tim Murphy (R-PA), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) sent a letter this week urging full funding for the National Institute of Health's (NIH) Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative.

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