Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

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Feb 22, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – US Congressman José Serrano today released the following statement on the immigration enforcement implementation memos released yesterday by the Trump Administration:

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Feb 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano today reintroduced the Anti-Hunger Empowerment Act of 2017. Originally introduced in the 109th Congress, the bill seeks to change administrative cost provisions within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to increase its financial capacity to assist underserved communities facing hunger insecurity.

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Feb 10, 2017 The Serrano Report

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Congressman Serrano Vows to Fight Republicans’ Efforts to Cut Funding for “Sanctuary Cities”

Feb 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano led a group of 38 Democratic members in sending a letter to the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General (IG) and the Office for Civil Right and Civil Liberties urging them to thoroughly investigate the implementation of President Trump’s Muslim ban executive order at ports of entry prior to judicial stays.   

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Feb 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. -- The Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus announced its bi-partisan membership list for the 115th Congress today.  The Caucus will continue to be co-chaired by the six openly LGBT members of the House of Representatives:  Jared Polis (CO-02), David N.

Feb 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – US Congressman José E. Serrano, the new Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee today released the following statement in strong support of maintaining funding for ‘sanctuary cities’:

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Feb 3, 2017 The Serrano Report


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Congressman Serrano Joins Pelosi, Schumer, Dem Leaders to Blast President Trump’s Muslim Ban

Feb 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Serrano officially assumed the position of Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee after the Democratic Policy and Steering Committee ratified all Appropriations Subcommittee Ranking Members and released the following statement:

Jan 27, 2017 The Serrano Report


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Congressman Serrano Mourns Passing of Former Representative Robert Garcia

Former Representative for the South Bronx, Bob Garcia passed away this week. Congressman Serrano, his friend and successor in Congress, joined his family in their loss and released the following statement:

Jan 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman Serrano today released the following statement on the passing of former Representative for the South Bronx, Bob Garcia. Congressman Serrano was Representative Garcia’s successor in Congress.

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