Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Sep 26, 2018 Press Release
Pascrell Highlights Budget Victories

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) voted in favor of the Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), and Defense Budget for Fiscal Year 2019.

Sep 25, 2018 Press Release
Funding to help restore Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission property damaged during hurricane

PATERSON, NJ – One week after announcing a $1.1 million Sandy recovery grant for the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC), U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Sep 24, 2018 Press Release
Federal homeland security grant will fund the hiring of more firefighters

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), co-chair of the House Fire Services Caucus, announced that the Garfield Fire Department has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for $88,000. It will be used to increase Garfield’s hiring and staffing capabilities.

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Sep 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, reacted to modifications approved by the United States and South Korea to the United States–Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS).

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Sep 20, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) condemned the taped racist remarks of Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino.

Sep 20, 2018 Press Release
Legislation would halt administration move that will cost state over $14M

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), Tom MacArthur (NJ-03), Donald Norcross (NJ-01), and the entire New Jersey congressional delegation introduced legislation to ensure New Jersey hospitals and healthcare facilities are properly reimbursed for services after the Trump administration harmed Garden State hospitals by reversing a longstanding policy.

Sep 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr (D-NJ-09) and Adriano Espaillat (D-NY-13), U.S.

Sep 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) spoke out in strong opposition to the announcement this afternoon by the Trump administration that it would allow in no more 30,000 refugees in 2019.

Sep 14, 2018 Press Release
Federal homeland security grant will fund the hiring of more firefighters

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09), co-chair of the House Fire Services Caucus, and Sens. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) announced that the Passaic Fire Department has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for $1,212,209.

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Sep 13, 2018 Press Release
One more time House Republicans unite to block oversight of Trump

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, blasted House Republicans after GOP members of the Ways and Means Committee unanimously voted to block a measure Reps. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX-35) and Pascrell offered that would finally expose Donald Trump’s tax returns to sunlight.

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