PATERSON--U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. issued the following statement praising the bipartisan agreement made between members of the House and Senate to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for an additional five years:
WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) was today informed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee has selected him to fill a vacancy on the House Homeland Security Committee. He will also continue serving in his primary position on the exclusive House Ways and Means Committee.
City of Passaic to receive $423,000
Borough of Totowa to receive $167,950
WASHINGTON--U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) issued the following statement during the testimony of General David Petraeus before the House Armed Services Committee:
PATERSON-U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) offered the following statement before marching in the annual Laor Day Parade at the historic Botto House in Haledon:
WATER TRAIL TO SPAN FIVE COUNTIES, 16 MUNICIPALITIES
PATERSON—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today made the following statement regarding the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales:
PATERSON—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today announced that Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) has been awarded a $98,761 federal grant through the United States Department of Education’s Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Program (REMS).
CEDAR GROVE—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today announced that the Township of Cedar Grove will be awarded a $200,000 federal grant to renovate the bridge on Pompton Avenue/Route 23 that crosses the Peckman River.
WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) praised the House of Representatives for joining him to approve a conference report that would authorize a $35 million investment in the modernization of Paterson’s aging wastewater system.