Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Aug 2, 2018 Press Release
HUD housing vouchers will help residents relocate before demolition

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $1,544,606 in Housing Choice Vouchers to the Paterson Housing Authority.  These HUD grants will be used for the relocation of current members of the Riverside Terrace Development in Paterson which is slated for HUD-approved demolition.

Aug 1, 2018 Press Release
Federal appellate court finds withholding of police funds unconstitutional

PATERSON, NJ – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) spoke in favor of a holding today in the U.S.

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Aug 1, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), co-chair of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus, announced today the awarding of a $117,000 federal Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) to the Englewood Fire Department.

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Jul 30, 2018 Press Release
Letter to Pompeo, Bolton calls for restoration of funds

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) wrote to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and White House National Security Adviser John Bolton requesting that the Trump administration restore cuts to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) humanitarian programs.

Jul 27, 2018 Press Release
Federal court again finds that Trump and Sessions should stop using law enforcement as political pawns in anti-immigrant crusade

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

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Jul 26, 2018 Press Release
Senior Democrats push IRS and FEC to apply sunlight to Trump’s long-hidden tax returns

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), Anna G.

Jul 26, 2018 Press Release
After trying to sabotage insurance markets, Trump administration turns tail in the face of skyrocketing premiums

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Jul 25, 2018 Press Release
Resolution of inquiry would obtain information on Trump’s tariffs strategy

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, announced the introduction of H. Res.

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Jul 24, 2018 Press Release
Bipartisan, bicameral legislation contrasts with short-term, band-aid bill pushed by Republicans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06), Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), Donald Norcross (NJ-01), Albio Sires (D-NJ-08), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Donald Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) urged the House to take action on H.R.

Jul 24, 2018 Press Release
Just-unveiled second phase of GOP tax scam would make SALT caps permanent, pummeling New Jerseyans

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, hammered the release of the so-called second phase of the Republican tax plan which announced that the egregious cap placed on federal deductions for State and Local Tax Deductions (SALT) would be made permanent.

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