Congressman Bill Pascrell

Representing the 9th District of NEW JERSEY

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Jan 22, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ), co-founder and co-chair of
the Congressional Brain Injury Task Force, released the following statement
in response to the news that his friend and colleague U.S. Rep. Gabrielle
Giffords (D-AZ) has decided to stop serving in the U.S. House of
Representatives.

Jan 20, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8), who for years has been consistently fighting for New Jersey's fair share of federal disaster aid, proudly applauded today's announcement that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)  awarded $15,598,506 to the State of New Jersey.

Jan 20, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In reaction to The Star-Ledger's report of NJSEA gave rebates to Live Nation and other promoters on the fees it charged to use its facilities. These fees totaled $3.3 million

Jan 18, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8), who for years has been consistently fighting for New Jersey's fair share of federal disaster aid, proudly announced a $2,540,000 grant has been awarded to the State of New Jersey.

Jan 18, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Continuing his efforts to help give every American access to quality affordable health care, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) today fought against House Republicans attempting to dismantle health reform by repealing a federal program that provides long-term health care benefits to Medicare beneficiaries.

Jan 12, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Continuing in his commitment to supporting hometown security as a critical part of homeland security, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) today urged U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano to maintain federal funding for the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Nonprofit Security Grant Program.

Jan 11, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) today released the following statement in reaction to the death of Hani Awadallah.

Jan 10, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8), who served in the N.J. State Assembly from 1988 to 1997, released the following statement today in reaction to the passing of Minority Leader Alex DeCroce.

Dec 22, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell. Jr. (D-NJ-8) today released the following statement in reaction to the news that House Republicans have agreement to legislation that would extend the payroll tax cut.

Dec 20, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-8) today announced a total of $584,259 in federal Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grants were awarded to local organizations and nonprofit agencies that serve the Eighth Congressional District to provide housing and services to help the homeless.

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