Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

Jun 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jose E. Serrano released today the following statement on the Supreme Court’s block of a citizenship question in the 2020 Census:

Jun 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Last night, the House voted 240-192 against Representative Steve King’s amendment to the Commerce, Justice and Science bill to strike Section 534, which prohibits the use of funds for the inclusion of a citizenship question in the 2020 Census.

Jun 19, 2019 Press Release

The Bronx –  Today, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY), Chairman of the Commerce, Justice and Science (CJS) Appropriations Subcommittee, co-hosted a roundtable with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), local environmental advocacy groups, and other stakeholders on addressing climate change in New York City.

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.