Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

Nov 9, 2018 Press Release
Visit follows through with commitment made by the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City and Hispanic Federation to support the island’s recovery efforts following Hurricane Maria

NEW YORK — Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray today announced two clinics in Puerto Rico will receive $200,000 to hire mental health professionals who will offer support to communities in Puerto Rico.

Nov 2, 2018 Press Release
Student Veterans in New York and Across the Country Experience Delays in Receiving Hard-Earned Benefits to Continue Their Studies

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano (NY-15) led a letter from 19 members of the New York Congressional Delegation calling on the U.S.

Oct 31, 2018 Press Release

The Bronx, NY - Congressman José E. Serrano released the following statement in response to the Pittsburg synagogue shooting on October 29, 2018:

Oct 30, 2018 Press Release

The Bronx, NY – Congressman Jose E. Serrano today released the following statement in response to President Trump’s claims during an Axios interview that he can get rid of birthright citizenship on his own through Executive Action:

Oct 16, 2018 Press Release

The Bronx –  Today, Tuesday October 16, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY) will join other Bronx elected officials, local working families, and postal union workers to call for the reestablishment of affordable banking services inside postal offices in the Bronx and the rest of the country.

Oct 5, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Today, Congressman José E. Serrano announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has awarded the Bronx’s District Attorney office a total of $900,000 in funding.

Oct 3, 2018 Press Release
Bronx Community College Receives Funding to Provide Childcare on Campus and Help Students with Children Pursue College Degrees

Washington, D.C.Today, Congressman José E. Serrano announced that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded $348,911 to Bronx Community College through the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Program.

Oct 1, 2018 Press Release
Latinos remain severely underrepresented in positions of leadership and governance

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01), Chairwoman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Congressman José E.

Sep 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano, in commemoration of the passage of Hurricane Maria through Puerto Rico a year ago, Congressman Serrano introduced the COMPROMISO Act - the Continuing Our Mission in Puerto Rico to Optimize and Modernize Infrastructure and Sustain Obligations Act. Co-sponsored by Reps.

Sep 18, 2018 Press Release
Members of Congress Express Concerns About Disbursement of Emergency Education Funding in Puerto Rico and Other Hurricane Affected Areas

Washington, D.C.As hurricane season is well underway and students return to school, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-The Bronx) led a letter, along with Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez, and Senators Kirsten Gillibrand, Elizabeth Warren, and Bernie Sanders, to U.S.