Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Oct 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives David Reichert (R-WA-08) and Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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Sep 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) celebrated the final passage of H.R. 5197, the Alternatives to Opioids (ALTO) in the Emergency Department Act. Pascrell is the primary House sponsor of the legislation which is modeled on an innovative program that reduces the use of opioids, pioneered at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey. Sens.

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Sep 28, 2018 Op-Ed

For generations, America has been a beacon of light for those fleeing the worst regions of darkness.

In less than two years, Lady Liberty’s torch has grown dimmer as Donald Trump’s administration shuts our doors to those seeking to become a contributing part of the American experience.

Sep 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), New Jersey’s only member on the House Ways and Means Committee, took to the floor of the House of Representatives to voice his strong opposition to the GOP’s latest tax scam that will pummel New Jerseyans and millions of other middle class Americans to give more money to millionaires and big corporations.

Sep 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) announced that the U.S. Department for Housing and Urban Development (HUD), through the Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD), has awarded three grants to Bergen County totaling $12,658,062.

Sep 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) voted in favor of the Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), and Defense Budget for Fiscal Year 2019.

Sep 24, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), co-chair of the House Fire Services Caucus, announced that the Garfield Fire Department has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for $88,000. It will be used to increase Garfield’s hiring and staffing capabilities.

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Sep 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, reacted to modifications approved by the United States and South Korea to the United States–Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).

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Sep 20, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) condemned the taped racist remarks of Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino.

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