Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Nov 15, 2018 Press Release
Top trade Democrat calls for U.S-Canada-Mexico deal that protects workers and raises wages

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, testified this morning urging the U.S. International Trade Commission to complete a robust study on the likely impacts of a renegotiated NAFTA agreement on the United States economy, on jobs and wages, and on specific American industry sectors.

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Nov 13, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $3,336,144 to the Paterson Community Health Center to provide primary health care to low-income residents.

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Nov 7, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) offered the following statement in reaction to the forced resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions just announced by Donald Trump.

Nov 1, 2018 Press Release
Six-week ACA open period to give Americans access to affordable care begins today

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. urged all Americans to use this short six-week open enrollment period to sign up for their 2019 health coverage and offered resources for help to do so. The marketplaces will be open from November 1st to December 15th, 2018.

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Oct 27, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) gave the following statement in response to the tragic shooting at the Squirrel Hill Synagogue in Pittsburgh:

Oct 24, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Rep.

Oct 16, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member on the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, reacted to the announcement by the Trump administration that it would seek to initiate trade negotiations with the European Union, the UK, and Japan:

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Oct 10, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the U.S. Department for Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded a $24,570 Housing Counseling Program Grant to the Paterson Housing Authority.

Oct 10, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement on the passing of North Arlington Mayor Joseph Bianchi:

“My family and I will pray for Mayor Bianchi and his family. This is a devastating loss for not only North Arlington but all of New Jersey. Mayor Bianchi was a dedicated public servant and a good man. May he rest in peace.”

Oct 5, 2018 Press Release
Pascrell letter to Sessions highlights Live Nation/Ticketmaster market malfeasance

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr., New Jersey’s only member of the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee, wrote to the Department of Justice to encourage it to conduct a thorough investigation of anticompetitive behavior by monopolistic Ticketmaster to root out speculation and anti-consumer behavior in the opaque ticket marketplace.

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