Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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May 7, 2018 Press Release

NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Congressmen Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ-05) today announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $12,928,003 to support Head Start and Early Head Start programs for Bergen County Community Action Partnership, Inc.

May 3, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to reports that Father Patrick J. Conroy, the Chaplain of the House of Representatives, was rescinding his letter of resignation.

Apr 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement after the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health approved the Alternatives to Opioids (ALTO) in the Emergency Department Act and advanced the bill to the full committee.

Apr 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, issued the following statement on his meeting with the Dominican Ambassador to the United States, Jose Tomás Pérez Vázquez. Hosted by Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY-13), the meeting was called to discuss the Dominican Republic’s request for an exemption to U.S.

Apr 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – An editorial in The Oklahoman today highlights the importance of Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance (Byrne JAG) Grants to law enforcement across the United States, and urges the Trump administration to stop playing politics by their withholding these public safety funds.

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Apr 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, attended a Trade Subcommittee hearing, “The Opioid Crisis: Stopping the Flow of Synthetic Opioids in the International Mail System.” A transcript of Pascrell’s opening statement is provided below.

Apr 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued the following statement in response to new analysis by the Joint Committee on Taxation detailing the impacts of the Republican tax law and how the new state and local tax deduction limitation effectively guts the provision for 2018.

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