Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

May 1, 2017 Press Release
Senior Appropriators Secure Funding to Defray Manpower Costs Incurred Protecting President, President-Elect, First Family

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, and Congressman José Serrano, Ranking Democrat on the Commerce Justice Science Subcommittee, today announced the Omnibus Appropriations Act contains a total of $68 million to reimburse local law enforcement agencies for their supportive work to protect President Trump and his famil

May 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC –Congressman Serrano, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice and Science (CJS) Subcommittee today released the following statement highlighting a number of important provisions included and adequately funded in the final bill:

Apr 12, 2017 Press Release

The Bronx – Congressman José E. Serrano today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a $355,000 grant to Bronx AIDS Services for an HIV Prevention project.

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano today introduced the Sewage Sludge in Food Production Consumer Notification Act, legislation to ensure that food raised or grown on lands where sewage sludge was applied is labeled accordingly.

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release
Serrano Honored Bronx Female Artists and Advocates

The Bronx - Last Friday, Congressman José E.

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Reps. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), José E. Serrano (NY-15), and Don Beyer (VA-08) introduced new legislation aimed at protecting sensitive locations during immigration enforcement efforts.

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman José E. Serrano (D-The Bronx) issued the following statement on the humiliating defeat of Trumpcare in the U.S. House of Representatives this afternoon after Speaker Ryan decided to pull the Affordable Care Act replacement bill from the floor and not bring it up for a vote:

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC - As the nation continues celebrating Women’s History Month, Congressman José E. Serrano today introduced legislation that would expand opportunities for women nationwide to access capital and technical assistance to start or grow a small business.

Mar 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano today introduced the Protecting Our Kids Act of 2017, which would direct the Food and Drug Administration to require pharmaceutical companies to include dosage delivery devices, commonly known as flow restrictors, when selling over-the-counter medicines.