Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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May 14, 2002 Press Release

BIANJ Highlights Increased Attention on Capitol Hill in Naming Lawmaker 2002 Honoree

Apr 17, 2002 Op-Ed

In January of 2001, the first month of the George W. Bush presidency, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office announced that the federal government would have a budget surplus of $5.6 trillion over the next ten years. One year later, in January of 2002, that surplus number had shrunk an astounding $4 trillion, to $1.6 trillion.

Apr 15, 2002 Press Release

Passaic - U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-N.J-8), Ranking Member of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Tax, Finance, and Exports, today was joined on a tour of businesses in the City of Passaic by Hector Barreto, head of the Small Business Administration in Washington D.C.

Mar 22, 2002 Press Release

Paterson - Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) announced recently that the United States Army Corps of Engineers and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection have reached a cost-sharing agreement that will fund a comprehensive review of possible solutions to the severe flooding problems along the Peckman River.

Feb 21, 2002 Op-Ed

If this were just the soap opera it often resembles, those of us watching could all rest easy. Tomorrow brings a new episode, we'd tell ourselves, a chance for those who have lost so much to come out on top in the end.

Feb 20, 2002 Press Release

Republican House Committee Chair joins lawmaker to hear
plight of local manufacturers; look at programs offering assistance

Feb 1, 2002 Press Release

Federally-funded program created by Congressman Pacrell
will take residents to and from train station, ease commute

Jan 31, 2002 Op-Ed

Prior to the tragic events of September 11, our nation's firefighters very often came in first when Americans were asked to rank the most respected profession. They were always enthusiastically cheered as they rode by at holiday parades, and supported at the local bake sale.

Jan 25, 2002 Press Release

Federall-funded program created by Congressman will take residents to and from train station, ease commute

Jan 23, 2002 Press Release

Progress Following House Hearing Today