Lawmakers joined by leading state health care and public safety officials in push for immediate Congressional action
There is widespread bipartisan agreement in Washington that our economy is in need of a jumpstart. That is where the consensus ends.
WASHINGTON - Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) issued the following statement regarding today's 215-214 vote in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass H.R. 3005 and give the Administration fast-track trade authority, known this year as "Trade Promotion Authority":
They've changed the name, but don't be fooled. The arguments for giving the President unfettered trading authority haven't gotten any better.
WASHINGTON - Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) issued the following statement regarding passage today of the Fiscal Year 2002 Transportation Appropriations Bill:
Medical Center to receive nearly $400,000 to help cover losses associated with terrorist attacks
Bill authorizing feasibility study becomes law, clearing way
For coveted designation for Silk City's historic treasure
WASHINGTON - Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-NJ-8) announced that the House of Representatives Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water has appropriated a $100,000 earmark to continue to study the devastating effects of the flooding of the Peckman River from Hurricane Floyd in 1999.
MEASURE WOULD IMPOSE FIRST FEDERAL MANDATORY MINIMUM SENTENCES
Congressman shared concerns about steel imports with International Trade Commission