Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Sep 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) condemned Donald Trump for his Labor Day attack on AFL-CIO leader Richard Trumka.

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Sep 5, 2018 Press Release
House GOP does not endorse measure that would impose oversight on chaotic Trump administration

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) blasted House Republicans after the House Ways and Means Committee voted to send H.Res. 1018, a resolution of inquiry that seeks information on the Trump administration’s chaotic trade policies, to the House floor without recommendation.

Sep 5, 2018 Press Release
Pascrell, Ways and Means Democrats, Oppose Potential New Trade Negotiations with Philippines

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, and Democratic Trade Subcommittee members Reps. Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), Sandy Levin (MI-09), Ron Kind (WI-03), Danny Davis (IL-07), and Brian Higgins (NY-26) wrote a letter to U.S.

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Sep 5, 2018 Press Release
Award arrives amid DeVos attacks on campus sexual assault policies

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ-05) celebrated the awarding of a $299,895 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) to Passaic County Community College (PCCC).

Sep 4, 2018 Press Release
Bill will strengthen New Jersey and American manufacturers

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, cheered the passage of H.R. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill of 2018, which would strengthen the competitiveness of American manufacturers. Pascrell also called into question the conflicting Republican trade policies highlighted by this bill.  

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Aug 30, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded $849,041 to Passaic County through the Office of Community Planning and Development.

Aug 29, 2018 Press Release
Awards will help communities fight scourge of substance use among children

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) celebrated the announcement by the Office of National Drug Control Policy that it was awarding four grants totaling $450,000 to coalitions in Secaucus, Tenafly, and Hudson County dedicated to keeping children away from harmful substances.

Aug 29, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, announced the awarding of a $47,390 federal Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) to the Paterson Fire Department.

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Aug 28, 2018 Press Release
Letter to chairmen requests convening of House group to provide NAFTA input mandated by law

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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Aug 27, 2018 Press Release
Notes progress, urges trilateral engagement

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, issued a statement in response to the President’s progress report on NAFTA negotiations.

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