Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

Press Releases

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC –Congressman José E. Serrano today applauded the actions taken by Governor Ricardo Rosselló and the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico for taking the formal steps to restructure Puerto Rico’s debt under Title III of PROMESA:

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – At a Forum of Puerto Rico’s Ongoing Financial and Humanitarian Crisis convened by the House Natural Resources Committee and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Congressman José E. Serrano renewed his call for an audit of Puerto Rico’s debt, as stipulated in an amendment he successfully included in the PROMESA Act:

May 1, 2017 Press Release
Senior Appropriators Secure Funding to Defray Manpower Costs Incurred Protecting President, President-Elect, First Family

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, and Congressman José Serrano, Ranking Democrat on the Commerce Justice Science Subcommittee, today announced the Omnibus Appropriations Act contains a total of $68 million to reimburse local law enforcement agencies for their supportive work to protect President Trump and his famil

May 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC –Congressman Serrano, Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Commerce, Justice and Science (CJS) Subcommittee today released the following statement highlighting a number of important provisions included and adequately funded in the final bill:

Apr 12, 2017 Press Release

The Bronx – Congressman José E. Serrano today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a $355,000 grant to Bronx AIDS Services for an HIV Prevention project.

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano today introduced the Sewage Sludge in Food Production Consumer Notification Act, legislation to ensure that food raised or grown on lands where sewage sludge was applied is labeled accordingly.

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release
Serrano Honored Bronx Female Artists and Advocates

The Bronx - Last Friday, Congressman José E.

Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Reps. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), José E. Serrano (NY-15), and Don Beyer (VA-08) introduced new legislation aimed at protecting sensitive locations during immigration enforcement efforts.