Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

Press Releases

Jun 1, 2018 Press Release
Friday press conference launches workers’ weekend of action including occupation of NJ Toys “R” Us store, protest at HQ of private equity firms in NYC

TOTOWA, NJ – U.S Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez (both D-NJ) were joined today by Toys “R” Us workers and advocates in standing up for employees at the iconic New Jersey-based retailer after it was forced into bankruptcy following a leveraged buyout that saddled it with exorbitant debt.

Jun 1, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) authored an article published in The Hill on Donald Trump’s abuse of the pardon power and its implications for democracy.

The text of the article appears below.

May 29, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, reacted with caution to the Trump administration’s surprise announcement that it would issue trade sanctions against China.

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May 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, criticized the announcement by the Trump White House that it would seek to allow the U.S.-sanctioned Chinese company ZTE to buy American technology.

May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Yesterday, Ways and Means Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA-01) and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Bill Pascrell (D-NJ-09) sent President Donald Trump a letter laying out their serious concern and dismay at the negative direction of the ongoing U.S.-China trade discussions.

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May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded Capitol Fund Public Housing Grants totaling $6,015,938 to four cities in the Ninth Congressional District.

May 23, 2018 Press Release

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May 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) celebrated the life of Newark-born novelist, Philip Roth, who passed away yesterday at the age of 86.

May 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) voted against S. 2155, the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, which would erode protections enacted by the Dodd-Frank Act passed in the wake of the 2008 economic collapse.

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May 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade harshly criticized the Trump administration for appearing to surrender to China on trade.

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