Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Nov 19, 2003 Press Release

Legislation Includes Needed Increases for Garden State Roads, Bridges, and Mass Transit Programs

Nov 18, 2003 Press Release

Pascrell helped lead effort with industry to get petition approved

Nov 17, 2003 Press Release

"Brownfields redevelopment is a critical component of Governor McGreevey's initiative to promote smart growth in New Jersey," stated New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bradley M. Campbell.  "These projects clean the environment, grow the economy and preserve open space."

Nov 7, 2003 Press Release

Pascrell, author of the FIRE Grant Program, calls current staffing situation
unconscionable; SAFER Act will provide $7.6 billion over 7 years for staffing

Oct 29, 2003 Press Release

President Bush to Invoke Special Textile China Safeguard

Oct 27, 2003 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Pascrell traveled to China to meet with Chinese President, 
Chinese government officials to urge for Mr. Fong's release

 Mr. Fong rejoins his family at Newark Airport

Oct 22, 2003 Press Release

PATERSON - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ, 8th) and Dr. Richard Birrer, President and CEO of St. Joseph's Health Care System today announced St. Joseph's Medical Center's Children's Hospital has received $200,000 through a direct appropriation from Congress.

Oct 1, 2003 Press Release

Federal grants will go towards school security--$165,000 to Passaic and $45,000 to Prospect Park

Sep 25, 2003 Press Release

Paterson, Passaic and Wayne receive nearly $450K Belleville and Bloomfield receive $100K