Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Aug 27, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Paterson Mayor Andre Sayegh announced that the U.S. Department for Housing and Urban Development (HUD), through the Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD), has awarded four grants to the city of Paterson totaling $5,400,511.

Aug 25, 2018 Press Release

“We have lost a true American patriot. We will miss him and I send my condolences to his family and to his colleagues in the United States Senate. With great courage, John McCain protected the institution of the Senate at a time when our institutions are under duress. I will never forget Senate McCain standing in defense of Barack Obama from scurrilous attacks during the 2008 campaign.

Aug 24, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) celebrated the announcement by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that New Jersey had been awarded $8,684,930 through the Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP). The NSGP award is the second largest given to a state this year, and it comes as a direct result of Rep.

Aug 24, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, announced the awarding of a $346,410 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant to the Secaucus Fire Department.

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Aug 23, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the only New Jersey member of the House Committee on Ways and Means, reacted angrily to a Treasury Department move blocking New Jersey relief measures for the Trump administration’s unfair cap on State and Local Tax Deductions.

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Aug 23, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) wrote a letter to Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo highlighting that a prominent auditorium within the State Department headquarters is named for a prominent enemy of the state of Israel at its birth, Loy Henderson.

Aug 22, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $50,000 to Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, to finance food waste reduction education projects in Paterson schools.

Aug 21, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) reacted to a report filed by Reuters that U.S. acceptance of refugees has fallen to astonishing lows. The article found that the U.S.

Aug 17, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), the co-chair of the House Fire Services Caucus, announced that the Clifton Fire Department has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for $455,792.

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Aug 14, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Donald Payne, Jr.

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