Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

Feb 7, 2017 Press Release
Membership includes a majority of all House Democrats

Washington D.C. -- The Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus announced its bi-partisan membership list for the 115th Congress today.  The Caucus will continue to be co-chaired by the six openly LGBT members of the House of Representatives:  Jared Polis (CO-02), David N.

Feb 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – US Congressman José E. Serrano, the new Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee today released the following statement in strong support of maintaining funding for ‘sanctuary cities’:

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Feb 1, 2017 Press Release
Commerce, Justice and Science Subcommittee has jurisdiction over key agencies with oversight over civil rights and voting rights, trade enforcement, and environmental issues among others

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Congressman Serrano officially assumed the position of Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee after the Democratic Policy and Steering Committee ratified all Appropriations Subcommittee Ranking Members and released the following statement:

Jan 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman Serrano today released the following statement on the passing of former Representative for the South Bronx, Bob Garcia. Congressman Serrano was Representative Garcia’s successor in Congress.

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Jan 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman José E. Serrano today released the following statement on the immigration executive orders announced by President Trump today:

Jan 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman José E. Serrano today denounced the Trump Administration’s decision to take down the White House’s Spanish language website and to ignore the existing Spanish-language twitter account.

Jan 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY) today applauded President Obama’s decision to grant clemency and liberate Oscar Lopez Rivera:

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Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DCDemocratic lawmakers today wrote to President Obama asking that, in his final days in office, he grant a pardon to Legal Permanent Residents who are at risk of deportation due to minor criminal offenses.

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Jan 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC– Today, Congressman José E. Serrano released the following statement at the start of the 115th Congress:

Dec 22, 2016 Press Release
Crowley and Serrano Offered Amendment in House version to Ensure that NSF Director Establishes Program; Bill Now Heads to the President for His Signature

The Bronx, NY – U.S.

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