Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Jul 9, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Sen. Robert Menendez, co-authors of landmark legislation to protect firefighters from cancer risks, today celebrated the signing into law of the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act (H.R.

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Jul 6, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) excoriated the Trump administration’s failure to reunite separated families following a call with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to discuss the Department’s Office of Refugee Resettlement and the Unaccompanied Alien Children Program.

Jul 3, 2018 Press Release

ENGLEWOOD, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ), authors of landmark legislation to protect firefighters from cancer risks, today joined dozens of firefighters from across New Jersey to celebrate final passage of the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act (H.R.

Jun 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced today that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $50,000 to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) of Hudson County to assist the organization in combatting youth substance abuse.

Jun 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) condemned the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 which imposes so-called right-to-work on public sector unions.

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Jun 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Ted Lieu (D-CA-33) today denounced the Republican-led House Judiciary Committee after it voted along party lines to block the passage of H. Res. 928, their Resolution of Inquiry that would impose proper oversight of Donald Trump’s abuse of the pardon power.

Jun 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) today harshly criticized the Supreme Court’s 5-to-4 decision validating Donald Trump’s racist ban on Muslims from certain countries entering the United States.

Jun 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, U.S Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Ted Lieu (CA-33) authored an article published in USA Today on Donald Trump’s abuse of the pardon power and the necessity of congressional oversight.

Jun 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) rose in opposition to two extreme anti-immigrant bills being considered in the House, and assailed the Trump Administration’s immigration policy that separates parents from their children while the parents await trial. 

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