Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Feb 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement today after the Special Counsel announced the indictment of 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies for criminally interfering with the 2016 presidential election:

Feb 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) issued the following statements after the U.S.

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Feb 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), New Jersey’s only member of the House Ways and Means Committee, issued the following statement on President Trump’s FY19 budget request:              

Feb 12, 2018 Press Release
Co-Chair of Congressional Law Enforcement Caucus denounces Trump Administration proposal defunding COPS Office and cutting COPS Hiring Program in Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

PATERSON, N.J. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) issued the following statement on the Fiscal Year 2019 budget to eliminate the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Office and nearly 50 percent cut to the COPS Hiring Program:

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Feb 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), New Jersey’s only member on the House Ways and Means Committee, gave the following statement on his support for a bipartisan budget deal:

Feb 9, 2018 Press Release
Legislation will seek to provide tariff relief, increase competitiveness for American enterprise

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Ways and Means Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) introduced H.R. 4979, bipartisan legislation that renews the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program for three years.

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Feb 7, 2018 Press Release
Co-Chair of House Law Enforcement Caucus Condemns Trump Administration for Playing Politics with Public Safety

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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Feb 6, 2018 Press Release
Calls for Congress to advance his legislation addressing dangers of sleep apnea testing and treatment for transit engineers, blasts Trump Administration for axing draft sleep apnea rule last year

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to this morning’s National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) meeting to consider a Special Investigative Report on the tragic 2016 Hoboken rail crash, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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Feb 6, 2018 Press Release
The letter asks President Trump to provide robust financial support for COPS Office in budget proposal

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) and Dave Reichert (R-WA), co-chairs of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, led a bipartisan letter signed by 133 colleagues calling on President Donald Trump to provide robust support for the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) in the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget.

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Feb 2, 2018 Press Release
Calls for House Speaker Paul Ryan to Remove Mr. Nunes as Chairman of House Intel Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, issued the following statement regarding the unprecedented release of a partisan and politicized memo by the House Intelligence Committee.

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