This week in Washington, I voted on legislation to prevent a government shutdown, participated in a number of hearings, held a number of meetings, sent a letter to President Trump, and honored human rights defenders at an event hosted by the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI).
(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Sires released the following statement on the House Republicans’ new amendment to the GOP plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act:
While in Washington last week, legislation I introduced passed the House of Representatives, I attended hearings, spoke on the House Floor, and held meetings.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding the bombings that occurred during Palm Sunday services at two Coptic Christian Churches in Egypt:
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ) made the following statement in response to U.S. missile strikes in Syria.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement after House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes announced that he will step aside from the panel’s investigation into Russia:
(Washington, DC) –Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and Rep.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement after the White House announced that Steve Bannon has been removed from the National Security Council:
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, H.Res.54, a bipartisan resolution reaffirming the U.S.-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms, introduced by Congressman Albio Sires, unanimously passed the House of Representatives.
While in Washington this week, I participated in a number of hearings and markups reviewing bipartisan legislation and met with various groups to discuss issues important to residents of the 8th District.