Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

Jun 26, 2017 Press Release
Over $11 Million in Funding Will Provide Continued Access to Vital Health Care Services in The Bronx

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-The Bronx) announced a total of $11,547,456 grant funding through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Center Program to several health centers in the South Bronx. Union Community Health Center received $1,055,094; Tremont Commonwealth Council Vip Inc.

Jun 19, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Reps. Jose Serrano (D-NY) and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) introduced HR 2911, to establish a National Smithsonian American Latino Museum honoring the contributions of Latinos to our country. Through bipartisan efforts in the House and Senate, this bill aims to initiate the process to identify a location and adequate source of funding to make this museum a reality.

Jun 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano today released the following statement on the plebiscite carried out yesterday, June 11, in Puerto Rico:

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Jun 12, 2017 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, and Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee, today issued the following statement on Attorney General Jeff Sessions cancelling for the second time scheduled testimony to the Appropriations Committee:
 

Jun 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – US Congressman José E. Serrano today encouraged Puerto Ricans to participate in the plebiscite that Puerto Rico will hold next Sunday June 11:

May 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) along with Reps. Donald M. Payne, Jr. (D-NJ), Jose E. Serrano (D-NY), and Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY) released the following statement after introducing the West African Ebola Relief Act (H.R. 2597).

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May 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano rejected President Trump’s full budget proposal:

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano rejected President Trump’s full budget proposal.

May 19, 2017 Press Release
Bill creates tax-exempt small business start-up accounts for start-up expenses of businesses that do not employ more than 50 full-time employees during a taxable year

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano today introduced the Incentivize Growth Now In Tomorrow's Entrepreneurs (IGNITE) Act, legislation to facilitate access to credit for entrepreneurs launching small businesses of less than 50 employees.

May 18, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano reintroduced the "Child Citizen Protection Act,” legislation that restores discretion to immigration judges in cases where the best interest and well-being of a child that is a United States citizen will be impacted by the deportation of their immigrant parents or other family relatives.

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