Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

Jun 5, 2019 Press Release
National Institute of Health to Fund Unique Study Providing Critical Insights into Aging, Health and Patient Care for Older Adults Living with HIV Brooklyn Site Ideally Suited to Study People of Color Living with HIV Announcement Recognizes HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

Governor Andrew M.

May 22, 2019 Press Release
Last year, Serrano and Meng Introduced a Joint Amendment to Restrict Funding for Citizenship Question

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Reps. José E. Serrano (D-NY), Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS), and Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the Subcommittee, announced today the inclusion of language in the Commerce, Justice, Science spending bill that would prohibit funding for the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano released the following statement today on the passing of former Puerto Rico Governor Rafael Hernández Colón:

Apr 4, 2019 Press Release

The subcommittee will come to order.

Good morning everyone, and welcome to a hearing to which the appropriate official shows up!  This morning we welcome the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Christopher Wray, in his first appearance before the subcommittee to discuss the FBI’s fiscal year 2020 budget request and related issues. 

Apr 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY), Chairman of the Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Subcommittee, today issued the following statement on Secretary Ross’ cancellation of scheduled testimony to the CJS Subcommittee on the Department of Commerce 2020 Budget request:

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

The Bronx – Last Friday, Congressman José E. Serrano hosted the Women’s History Month Celebration in the Bronx.  This year’s event focused on extraordinary Bronx activists and advocates in the arts, food justice, social and economic empowerment and youth development.

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-The Bronx) and Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced the Stop Harmful and Abusive Telecommunications Expression (HATE) Act, legislation to address how social media and other forms of electronic communication have helped spread hate speech and fuel the rise in hate crimes against minority groups.

Mar 27, 2019 Press Release

The subcommittee shall come to order. Good morning. Welcome to our hearing on NOAA’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget request.

I would like to welcome back Dr. Neil Jacobs, who in his spare time, apart from testifying before our subcommittee, serves as NOAA’s Acting Administrator.