Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Mar 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded $1,003,654 to the City of Paterson under the HIV Emergency Relief Program. The grant will aid low-income individuals and families by enhancing access to care and providing direct financial assistance to areas most severely affected by HIV.

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Mar 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to reports that, in a meeting with tristate Republican members, Speaker Paul Ryan suggested stripping federal funding for the Gateway Tunnel project from the Omnibus after veto threats from Donald Trump:

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Mar 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to the Treasury Department’s imposition of sanctions against the Russian Federation for its interference in the 2016 elections:

Mar 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to the resignation of James Schwab, a former spokesman for the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office. In quitting, Schwab cited his refusal to “bear the burden” of telling falsehoods in his job.

Mar 13, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to Gov. Phil Murphy’s first budget address to the New Jersey legislature in Trenton:

Mar 12, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Sens. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) announced today that the National Park Service has awarded $500,000 to the City of Paterson through the African American Civil Rights Grant Program. The funds will be used to advance the second phase of façade rehabilitation for historic Hinchliffe Stadium.

Mar 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), Ranking Member on the Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee, released the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to impose new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports:

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Mar 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) joined a bipartisan group of House members in demanding that the Trump Administration withdraw a proposal which would undermine a program that has provided critical assistance to 9/11 responders and survivors.

Mar 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), David B. McKinley (R-WV-01), Diana DeGette (D-CO-01), and Scott R. Tipton (R-CO-03), and U.S. Senators Cory A. Booker (D-NJ), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Michael F. Bennet (D-CO), and Cory Gardner (R-CO) introduced legislation to help boost hospitals’ resources in the fight against opioid addiction.

Mar 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s March 5 DACA deadline and continued congressional inaction on the issue:

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