Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Jun 4, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) issued a warm statement following his meeting this afternoon with the South Korean Consul General Hyo-Sung Park at the Congressman’s main district office.

Jun 2, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr.

Jun 1, 2018 Press Release

TOTOWA, NJ – U.S Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez (both D-NJ) were joined today by Toys “R” Us workers and advocates in standing up for employees at the iconic New Jersey-based retailer after it was forced into bankruptcy following a leveraged buyout that saddled it with exorbitant debt.

Jun 1, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) authored an article published in The Hill on Donald Trump’s abuse of the pardon power and its implications for democracy.

The text of the article appears below.

May 29, 2018 Press Release

PATERSON, NJ Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, reacted with caution to the Trump administration’s surprise announcement that it would issue trade sanctions against China.

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May 29, 2018 Op-Ed

The Republican tax bill passed into law last year is one of the most reckless pieces of legislation I’ve seen come across my desk in over 20 years in office. It further enriched the wealthy and large corporations even as income inequality continues to threaten the social fabric. It provided minimal tax relief for the middle class.

May 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), the Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Trade, criticized the announcement by the Trump White House that it would seek to allow the U.S.-sanctioned Chinese company ZTE to buy American technology.

May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Yesterday, Ways and Means Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA-01) and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Bill Pascrell (D-NJ-09) sent President Donald Trump a letter laying out their serious concern and dismay at the negative direction of the ongoing U.S.-China trade discussions.

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May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Today, Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded Capitol Fund Public Housing Grants totaling $6,015,938 to four cities in the Ninth Congressional District.

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