Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Mar 12, 2018 Press Release
The African American Civil Rights Grants will fund the continued rehabilitation of Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson and provide financial support for the Center for Education and Juvenile Justice in Teterboro

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Sens. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) announced today that the National Park Service has awarded $500,000 to the City of Paterson through the African American Civil Rights Grant Program. The funds will be used to advance the second phase of façade rehabilitation for historic Hinchliffe Stadium.

Mar 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), Ranking Member on the Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee, released the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to impose new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports:

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Mar 8, 2018 Press Release
Bipartisan letter urges reversal of budget proposal to remove World Trade Center Health Program from jurisdiction of National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) joined a bipartisan group of House members in demanding that the Trump Administration withdraw a proposal which would undermine a program that has provided critical assistance to 9/11 responders and survivors.

Mar 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), David B. McKinley (R-WV-01), Diana DeGette (D-CO-01), and Scott R. Tipton (R-CO-03), and U.S. Senators Cory A. Booker (D-NJ), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Michael F. Bennet (D-CO), and Cory Gardner (R-CO) introduced legislation to help boost hospitals’ resources in the fight against opioid addiction.

Mar 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s March 5 DACA deadline and continued congressional inaction on the issue:

Mar 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and 10 Democratic members of the Ways and Means Committee sent a letter to Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Acting Commissioner David Kautter requesting an explanation for the agency’s decision to create restrictions on the prepayment of 2017 property taxes that are not included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA).

Mar 3, 2018 Press Release

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

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Mar 1, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), Ranking Member on the Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee, released the following statement regarding President Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports:

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Feb 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) gave the following statement on the White House’s refusal to acknowledge a We the People petition signed by more than a million Americans calling for the publication of Trump’s tax returns:

Feb 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, U.S. Representatives Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Danny K. Davis (D-IL-07) re-introduced The Gun Violence Prevention and Safe Communities Act, which aims to combat gun violence through increased federal taxes on guns and ammunition and by closing tax and regulatory loopholes on some of the most popular and deadly firearms.

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