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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: William 'Bill' J. Pascrell, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Elsie; 3 Children: William III, Glenn, David
Birth Date: 01/25/1937
Birth Place: Paterson, NJ
Home City: Paterson, NJ
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 31, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Announces FEMA Assistance Approved for New jersey in Wake of Hurricane
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama
July 21, 2011 Pascrell Cites DHS Report On Implementing 9/11 Commission Recommendations As Reality Check On Progress Made, Work Remaining
June 24, 2011 Legislation Introduced to Help Guard Against a WMD Attack in the United States
June 24, 2011 Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Help Guard Against a Weapons of Mass Destruction Attack in the United States
June 1, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Fights Proposed 57 Percent Cut to Federal Programs Benefitting Fire Departments and the Communities they Serve
May 17, 2011 Rep. Pascrell Announces $129,000 To Complete Peckman River Study Included In 2011 U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers' Work Plan
April 7, 2011 Congressman Pascrell Pledges Congressional Support Following Governor Christie's Request for a Presidential Declaration of Flood Disaster
Feb. 15, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Oct. 1, 2010 Senator Lautenberg, Rep. Pascrell Announce $8.7 Million Federal Grants To Raise And Buyout Homes In Passaic County Flood Zones
July 15, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Backs Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program
June 23, 2010 House Homeland Security Committee Unanimously Approves WMD Bill Introduced by Rep. Pascrell
May 21, 2010 Op-Ed - WMD threat Real, Must be Addressed
May 5, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Leads Legislation On The House Floor Saluting The Heroes, Both Civilian And Our First Responders, For Their Vigilance In Thwarting The Attempted Terror Attack In Times Square
May 5, 2010 Expressing Support For Prompt Response To Attempted Terrorist Attack In Times Square
May 4, 2010 Rep. Pascrell Praises Federal Agencies For Working Together To Apprehend Faisal Shahzad Within 53 Hours Of The Failed Bombing In Times Square
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
April 22, 2010 Letter To Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency And Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary For Civil Works - U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
April 20, 2010 Pascrell, King Join Forces To Introduce WMD Bill
April 2, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Applauds President Obama's Expedited Declaration Of A Federal Disaster Following Storm And Flood Damage From March Nor'easter
March 29, 2010 Congressman Pascrell Pledges Congressional Support Following Governor Christie's Request For A Presidential Declaration Of Flood Disaster
March 29, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Declare Nor'easter Storm Damage as Major Disaster in New Jersey
March 24, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4899, Disaster Relief And Summer Jobs Act Of 2010
Feb. 16, 2010 Congressmen Pascrell's F.I.R.E. Act Delivers Funds To Fire Departments In Montclair And Livingston
Jan. 14, 2010 Pascrell Aids Young Constituent Stuck On Government Watch List
Jan. 12, 2010 Pascrell Calls For Tougher Weapons Penalities In Wake Of Arrest In Nutley Of Man Possessing Pipe Bombs
Jan. 7, 2010 Congressman Pascrell's Statement In Response To Release Of The Brennan Report On Account Of Events Leading To The Failed Terrorist Attack On A Detroit-bound Airliner
Dec. 30, 2009 PBS "NewsHour" - Transcript
Dec. 29, 2009 Congressman Pascrell Calls For Top-To-Bottom Review Of The Department Of Homeland Security Personnel
Nov. 14, 2009 Pascrell Commends House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson For Asking FBI And DHS For Briefings On Fort Hood Shootings
Nov. 5, 2009 Chemical Facility Anti-terrorism Act Of 2009
Oct. 14, 2009 Legislation Introduced To Reauthorize Congressman Pascrell's Fire Grant And Safer Programs
Aug. 20, 2009 Pascrell Denounces Release Of Pan Am Flight 103 Bomber Abdel Baset Al-Megrahi
July 29, 2009 Pascrell Joins House Aviation Panel In Introducing Legislation To Establish Faa Task Force Aimed At Ensuring Airline Safety And Improving Pilot Training
Feb. 25, 2009 Hearing of the House of Homeland Security Committee - DHS: The Path Forward
Oct. 28, 2008 DHS Report Validates Pascrell's Concerns Over Broken H-1B Program
Aug. 18, 2008 Lautenberg-Pascrell Bill Requiring Better Information About Fire Safety On College Campuses Becomes Law
June 20, 2008 Pascrell Opposes FISA Amendments Act
June 20, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008
June 19, 2008 Pascrell Opposes ‘No Strings' War Funding, Votes to Restore Gi Bill for Iraq and Afghanistan Vets
May 16, 2008 Pascrell Applauds Risk Based Approach for Funding New Jersey's Ports and Rails
April 3, 2008 United States Fire Administration Reauthorization Act of 2008
April 3, 2008 Pascrell Measure to Train Firefighters for Terrorist-Caused Catastrophes Approved in U.S. Fire Administration Reauthorization
Feb. 7, 2008 Pascrell ‘Campus Fire Safety Right-to-Know Act' Passes House of Representatives
Dec. 12, 2007 Pascrell Points to New Jersey Chemical Security Model at Homeland Security Hearing
Oct. 17, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3773, RESTORE Act of 2007
Oct. 5, 2007 Pascrell Announces Federal Homeland Security Funding for St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center
Oct. 4, 2007 Introduction of Fire Prevention Week Resolution
Sept. 19, 2007 Pascrell to Rejoin House Homeland Security Committee
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