Representative Paul D. Tonko's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 20, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Women's Equality, Working Families for U.S. House - District 20
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4/28/16 Letter to Chairman Goodlatte - Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act 4/20/16 Hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee and the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Tonko, Hearing on Nuclear Regulatory Commission's FY 2017 Budget 3/23/16 New York Congressional Representatives Send Bipartisan Letter to President Obama Opposing the Trans-Pacific Partnership 3/15/16 Letter to the Hon. Ken Calvert, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies and the Hon. Betty McCollum, Ranking Member on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - On the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative 3/15/16 Letter to House Appropriations Committee Leadership - Support for Water Infrastructure Funding 3/14/16 Tonko Announces More Than $350,000 for Whitney Young to Help Treat Opioid Abuse in Capital Region 3/10/16 Letter to The Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, The Hon. Tom Price, Chairman House Budget Committee, and the Hon. Chris Van Hollen, Ranking Member, House Budget Committee - Fight to Protect SNAP for Those in Need 3/02/16 Bipartisan E&C Bill to Strengthen Medicaid for Patients Passes House with Overwhelming Support 2/29/16 Tonko, Pallone, and Members of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Introduce AQUA Act to Update Safe Drinking Water Act and Help Local Water Systems Avoid Infrastructure Disasters, Big and Small 2/29/16 Tonko, Pallone and Members of the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Introduce AQUA Act to Update Safe Drinking Water Act and Help Local Water Systems Avoid Infrastructure Disasters, Big and Small 2/25/16 Letter to House & Senate Leadership, Request to Fund Contraceptive Care to Combat Zika Virus Outbreak 2/25/16 Pallone, Tonko Applaud EPA Proposal to Improve Safety Around Chemical Processing 2/22/16 Letter to Cathleen Bennett, New Jersey Department of Health - Information on NJ's Lead Prevention Efforts 2/22/16 Committee Democrats Ask States for Information on Lead Poisoning Prevention Efforts 2/17/16 Letter to Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control - CDC Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program 2/11/16 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman Federal Communications Commission - Offer Support, Guidance to FCC on its Plan to Expand Broadband Access through Lifeline Program 2/11/16 Letter to the Hon. Sally Jewell, Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior - Urging Administration to Abandon Drilling Plans in Atlantic Ocean 1/29/16 Tonko Urges Eligible Taxpayers to Take Advantage of EITC Tax Benefits 1/15/16 Letter to the Hon. Gina McCarthy, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan 1/12/16 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Demanding End to Immigration Raids 1/12/16 Tonko Statement on State of the Union Address 1/06/16 Tonko, Miner Call for More Federal Resources to Support Local Water Infrastructure 1/05/16 Tonko Statement on Announced Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence 12/18/15 Tonko Supports House Bill to Fund Government, Enhance Priorities 12/16/15 Tonko Bill to Provide Safe Drinking Water to Rural Communities Signed into Law 12/11/15 Tonko Pushes for Solar Tax Credits in Year-End Budget Package 12/09/15 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2130, Red River Private Property Protection Act, and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules 12/09/15 Governor Cuomo, Senator Gillibrand and New York Congressional Delegation Announce $4.5 Million in Grants For Enhanced Homeland Security Protections 12/08/15 Tonko Joins Push to Close Terrorist Gun Loophole 12/07/15 Letter to the Honorable Kay Granger, Chairwoman of Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs and the Honorable Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on State - Fund IAEA Iranian Inspections 12/07/15 Letter to Chief Executive Offices of the Fossil Fuel Industry - Asking Big Oil CEO's for Answers on Climate Science 12/03/15 "Time Is Running Out": 9/11 First Responders And Survivors Call On Congressional Leaders To Extend And Fully Fund The Zadroga Act By Year's End 12/03/15 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, and the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader - Drop Controversial Campaign Finance Rider 12/02/15 North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015 12/01/15 Providing for Congressional Disapproval of A Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency 12/01/15 Providing for Congressional Disapproval of A Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency 12/01/15 Committee Democrats Condemn GOP's Continued Assault on Meaningful Climate Action 12/01/15 North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act of 2015h 11/30/15 Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act 11/19/15 Democrats Highlight Global Efforts to Combat Climate Change Ahead of Paris Negotiations 11/19/15 Letter to Congressional Leadership - Bring a Clean Spending Bill to the Floor 11/18/15 Letter to Chairman Rogers and Ranking Member Lowey - Boost in NIH funding 11/17/15 Letter to the Hon. Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communication Commission - Limit Unwanted Debt Collection Robocalls 11/17/15 Letter to The Honorable Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Limit Unwanted Debt Collection Robocalls 11/09/15 Letter to Acting Administrator Rosenberg - Push to Allow Partial Fill Prescriptions to Reduce Fatal Opioid Overdoses 11/03/15 Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority - Violence in the West Bank and Israel 11/03/15 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Release Full Text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership 11/03/15 U.N. Climate Change Conference 10/30/15 Letter to William J. Baer, Assistant Attorney General and Deborah Feinstein, Director of Federal Trade Commission - Insurance mergers letter to DOJ 10/28/15 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - End Gun Violence Research Ban

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