Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

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Aug 31, 2017 Press Release

The Bronx, NY – U.S. Representative José E. Serrano, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, U.S Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, and Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced $2,484,746 in federal funding for GrowNYC.

Aug 30, 2017 The Serrano Report

Dear Friend,

In the wake of the tragedy in Charlottesville, and what I feel was the President’s troubling and wrong response, I wanted to write to you to speak about our path forward in these challenging times.  As your Representative in Congress, I have spent the past several months fighting back against these divisive and harmful ideas. 

Aug 22, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Troubled by reports of over $30 million in expenses in only one year of operation, Representatives Serrano and Velázquez sent a letter to the Chairman of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico expressing their concerns over the lack of transparency and independent supervision over the spending decisions made by the Board.

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Aug 21, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressmen José E. Serrano and Joseph Crowley sent a letter to National Science Foundation (NSF) Director France Córdova asking for an update on the agency’s implementation of the new Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) grant program. The program is key for educating and giving Hispanic students greater access to opportunities in the STEM fields:

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Aug 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, on the 5th anniversary of President Obama’s DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program, Congressman Serrano released the following statement urging people to unite and Congress to take action to defend the program:

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Aug 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – US Congressman José E. Serrano today released the following statement in response to President Trump’s press conference yesterday where he doubled down on his initial response to the Charlottesville tragedy.

Jul 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DCCongressman Serrano today announced the successful inclusion of report language related to Puerto Rico in the E&W, DoD, and CJS Appropriations Committee Reports.

Jul 30, 2017 The Serrano Report

In Washington, DC


Congressman Serrano Joins Democrats to Unveil “A Better Deal” Agenda for Working Families

Congressman Serrano joined his Democratic colleagues in Congress last week to unveil Democrats’ new economic agenda for the American people – A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future.

Jul 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Serrano joined his Democratic colleagues in Congress to unveil their new economic agenda for the American people – A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future.

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