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Bill Pascrell, Jr.'s Public Statements

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
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of the Department of State - NATO Enlargement
Feb. 10, 2014 Supporting the Democratic and European Aspirations of the People of Ukraine
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 3, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Don't Squeeze Taxpayers with More Debt Ceiling Brinksmanship
Jan. 29, 2014 Support for the Circassian People
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Comfort Women a Diplomatic Priority in Discussions with Japan
Jan. 27, 2014 NFL Endorses Menendez, Pascrell Bill to Help Protect Student-Athletes from Head Injuries
Jan. 27, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary, US Department of State - P-2 Refugee Status for Ahiska Turks
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 Pascrell Lauds Public Safety, TBI Funding in Federal Spending Plan
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - Hearings on Funding Options for the Federal Highway Trust Fund
Jan. 15, 2014 Pascrell Introduces Legislation to Prevent State Obstruction of Health Exchange Outreach and Education
Jan. 14, 2014 State to Reopen Grant Programs for Home Elevations
Jan. 14, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 9, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: New Jersey Port Authority Scandal
Dec. 30, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Announces $22 Million Awarded to New Jersey to Support Children's Healthcare
Dec. 17, 2013 Reps. Pascrell, Runyan, Lowenthal, Reed Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Assist Long-Term Unemployed
Dec. 16, 2013 House Votes to Include Pascrell TBI Amendment in FY 2014 Defense Reauthorization Bill
Dec. 12, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Announces More Than $3 Million in Sandy Recovery to Kearny Municipal Utilities Authority
Dec. 12, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Announces Federal ACA Grant to Paterson Community Health Center
Dec. 11, 2013 Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2013
Dec. 11, 2013 Pascrell's Traumatic Brain Injury Act Approved in House Energy & Commerce Committee
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp - Turn Focus to Economy
Nov. 26, 2013 The Hill - Tax Writers Debate What Breaks Should be Saved
Nov. 25, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Comments on Deal With Iran
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Rep. Graves, 23 Cosponsors Introduce Bill To Save U.S. Textile Jobs
Nov. 15, 2013 Rep. Pascrell Debunks Republican ACA "FIX"
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Work with Congress on Fair TPA Legislation that Creates Jobs and Grows U.S. Economy
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
Nov. 8, 2013 Sens. Menendez, Booker & Rep. Pascrell Announce More Than $6.3 Million for the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission in Sandy Relief
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 29, 2013 Hurricane Sandy One Year Later
Oct. 29, 2013 Pascrell Fights to Delay Flood Insurance Premium Hikes
Oct. 29, 2013 NBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act
Oct. 24, 2013 Blog: Laying Down the L.A.W: Sputtering Rollout Fuels Dem Support for ObamaCare Delay
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Chairman David Camp, Committee on Ways and Means - Tax Reform Must Be Product of Bipartisanship in House
Oct. 16, 2013 Letter to Chris Christie, Governor of New Jersey - Reopen Grant Programs for Home Elevations
Oct. 16, 2013 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Government Shutdown
Oct. 15, 2013 Stand Up to Extremists
Oct. 14, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Debt Ceiling
Oct. 8, 2013 Speaker Boehner, Let Your People Go
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