Congressman José E. Serrano

Representing the 15th District of New York

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Feb 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano, a senior member of the Appropriations Committee and Chairman of the Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Subcommittee, today released the following statement in response to President Trump’s plans to issue national emergency declaration to reallocate previously appropriated funding to use on a Southern border wall:

Feb 13, 2019 The Serrano Report

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Congressman Serrano Joins Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as an Original Cosponsor of the Green New Deal

Feb 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano today introduced legislation to guarantee that local transportation projects are evaluated by public inspectors rather than private companies.

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Feb 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representatives Nita Lowey, Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee, and José E.

Feb 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman José E. Serrano tonight released the following statement in response to President Trump’s State of the Union address in Congress:

Jan 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva, José Serrano and Don Beyer led a letter with 36 other Members of Congress to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging him to reaffirm the United States commitment to democracy in El Salvador and respect the results of the 2019 presidential election set for February 3. Their letter read in part:

Jan 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Rep. Jose E. Serrano, House Appropriations Committee member and Chairman of the Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee today released the following statement on President Trump and Republicans’ agreement to temporarily reopen the federal government after 35 days of the Trump Shutdown:

Jan 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano led a letter with 55 Democratic colleagues to condemn President Trump’s constant attacks and undermining of recovery efforts in Puerto Rico post-Hurricane Maria. The joint effort comes two weeks after it became public that President Trump was considering diverting U.S.

Jan 22, 2019 The Serrano Report

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Congressman Serrano on Federal Court Decision Blocking Inclusion of Citizenship Question in 2020 Census

Congressman Serrano applauded the decision by a New York federal court to block the Department of Commerce from including a citizenship question in the 2020 Census.

Jan 21, 2019 Press Release

The Bronx, NY – Today, Congressman José E. Serrano (D-NY) released the following statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in commemoration of his life and work:

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