The Bronx – This week, Congressman José E. Serrano and New York State Senator José M. Serrano hosted their annual Black History Month Celebration in the Bronx with local community groups, advocates, and local elected officials.
Washington, DC – U.S. Congressman José E. Serrano released the following statement expressing serious concerns of Mayor’s de Blasio’s decision to build one of the four jails that would replace Rikers in the South Bronx:
Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano, a 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 for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY2019):
Response to October Letter Revealed Serious Gaps in Accountability and Oversight
Washington, DC –Today, Representatives José E.
Funding to be Distributed To Local Organizations: Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association, Promesa, Inc., Vocational Instruction Project Community Services, United Bronx Parents
The Bronx – Congressman José E. Serrano today announced that the U.S.
Appropriator Has Long Advocated for Funding and Policies that Expand Financial Access and Fairness in Underserved Communities
Washington, DC – US Congressman José E.
Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano today released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s decision to terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for immigrants from El Salvador. Last year, President Trump also terminated the TPS program for Nicaragua and Haiti.
Members Sit on House Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Subcommittee with Jurisdiction Over Funding for the Census Bureau and Department of Justice
Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano, Ranking Member of the House Commerce, Justice and Science Appropriations Subcommittee, and Congresswoman Grace Meng, a member of the subcommittee, which has jurisdiction over the Census Bureau and the Department of Justice, today released the following statement in response to reports that the Department of Justice has proposed including a new ques
Say Bill Fails Puerto Rico, Members Demand Additional Spending Measure
Washington, DC – Rep. José E. Serrano (D-NY) and Rep. Nydia M. Velazquez (D-NY) released the following statement announcing that they would vote no on the latest round of additional funding for hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Florida and Texas:
Legislation Does Not Do Enough to Help Puerto Rico & the U.S. Virgin Islands
Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano issued the following statement in response to the release of the Republican Disaster Supplemental:
“Although I appreciate the majority’s willingness to go well beyond what the Trump Administration requested, it does not go far enough to ensure that Puerto Rico can comprehensively rebuild in a sustainable manner.