Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

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.

Mar 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano, senior member of the House Appropriations Committee and Ranking Member of the Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) Subcommittee, today released the following statement in response to President Trump’s budget blueprint:

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman José E. Serrano (D-The Bronx) issued the following statement regarding the release of Congressional Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The “American Health Care Act” will essentially rip coverage from away from over 20 million Americans, including nearly 400,000 individuals in the Bronx.

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano today released the following statement on President Trump’s release of a revised executive order on immigration:

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Mar 3, 2017 Press Release
Members Request Clarification On City’s Handling of Lead Crisis Situation And Plans For Immediate Remediation

Congressman Serrano Leads Effort Seeking Answers on High Lead Levels in NYC Public Schools

Members Request Clarification On City’s Handling of Lead Crisis Situation And Plans For Immediate Remediation

Mar 1, 2017 Press Release
Serrano led Congressional Letter in November Supporting Hudson Canyon Marine Sanctuary Designation

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Serrano today applauded the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) inclusion of the Hudson Canyon in its inventory of sites being considered for National Marine Sanctuary status.

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Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman José E. Serrano, the Ranking Democrat on the Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Subcommittee, responded to testimony from Members of Congress in support of a number of programs contained in the CJS bill:

Feb 27, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano today announced that the National Science Foundation has awarded Hostos Community College and Lehman College in the Bronx $103,020 in funding for research how to apply quantitative reasoning (QR) – the use of numbers and data using critical thinking skills – into different college courses and help underrepresented minorities learn these skills to he

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