Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Sep 7, 2006 Press Release

$91,494 IN NEW FEDERAL FUNDS FOR SOUTH ORANGE SCHOOLS
$43,450 IN NEW FEDERAL FUNDS FOR CITY OF PASSAIC SCHOOLS

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Aug 30, 2006 Press Release

PATERSON - Continuing his determination to drive down crime in Passaic County, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today announced a series of federal law enforcement grants that will assist police departments in the cities of Paterson, Passaic, and Clifton.  The total grant award of $210,089 comes from the U.S.

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Aug 16, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) stressed the urgent need for America to end its dependence on foreign oil during a town hall meeting at the Bloomfield Municipal Building on August 16, 2006 before an audience of approximately one hundred concerned citizens.

Aug 11, 2006 Op-Ed

The Sept. 11 Commission issued a "report card" grading action on proposed security reforms. The grades were atrocious.  MOST AMERICANS take for granted that airline security issues have been fixed, and that terrorists no longer plan to target our aviation system.

Both assumptions are horribly wrong.

Jul 28, 2006 Press Release

Congressman Pascrell Says Republican Attempts to Tie Minimum Wage Increase
        with Expensive Poison Pill Tax Cuts for the Wealthy is ‘Shameful and Unconscionable’

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Jul 18, 2006 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. BIll Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today made the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Fetus Farming Prohibition Act and the Alternative Pluripotent Therapies Enhancement Act.  

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Jul 5, 2006 Press Release

PATERSON- U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08) today joined Frank Brady, the founder and Executive Director of Medical Missions for Children (MMC) at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital for a tour of the cutting edge facility dedicated to serving the medical needs of catastrophically ill children.

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Jun 26, 2006 Press Release
PATERSON- U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-08), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee on Water Resources and the Environment praised the Army Corps of Engineers for their work on the Pompton Dam project and thanked Assistant Secretary of the Army, John Paul Woodley for visiting the site.   

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