Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Sep 19, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) was today informed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee has selected him to fill a vacancy on the House Homeland Security Committee.  He will also continue serving in his primary position on the exclusive House Ways and Means Committee.

Sep 13, 2007 Press Release

City of Passaic to receive $423,000
Borough of Totowa to receive $167,950

Sep 10, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON--U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) issued the following statement during the testimony of General David Petraeus before the House Armed Services Committee:

Sep 2, 2007 Press Release

PATERSON-U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) offered the following statement before marching in the annual Laor Day Parade at the historic Botto House in Haledon:

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Aug 27, 2007 Press Release

PATERSON—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today made the following statement regarding the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales:

Aug 26, 2007 Op-Ed

IN RECENT YEARS, American families have found their economic circumstances increasingly perilous. Many workers face wage stagnation or prolonged unemployment, and fewer people have guaranteed pensions, causing justified worries about retirement.

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Aug 24, 2007 Press Release

PATERSON—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today announced that Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) has been awarded a $98,761 federal grant through the United States Department of Education’s Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Program (REMS).

Aug 6, 2007 Press Release

CEDAR GROVE—U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today announced that the Township of Cedar Grove will be awarded a $200,000 federal grant to renovate the bridge on Pompton Avenue/Route 23 that crosses the Peckman River.

Aug 2, 2007 Press Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) praised the House of Representatives for joining him to approve a conference report that would authorize a $35 million investment in the modernization of Paterson’s aging wastewater system.

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