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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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May 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement on the abrupt firing of FBI Director James Comey:

May 5, 2017 Washington Review

While in Washington this week, I voted against legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act and voted for an Omnibus appropriations package to fund the government through fiscal year (FY) 2017. I also attended a hearing on airline customer service, participated in a House Foreign Affairs Committee markup, and held a number of meetings.

May 4, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding House Republicans’ vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act:

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May 3, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.)-  Today, Congressman Sires voted to adopt the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Omnibus Appropriations bill.  This measure funds the government through the end of FY 2017 and passed in the House of Representatives by a vote of 309 - 118.

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May 2, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires participated in a House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing that examined U.S. airline customer service policies in light of recent incidents on major U.S. air carriers.

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May 2, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, H.R. 1679, the FEMA Accountability, Modernization and Transparency Act of 2017, cosponsored by Congressman Sires, unanimously passed the House of Representatives.  Rep. Garret Graves (R-LA) and Rep. Albio Sires introduced H.R.

Apr 28, 2017 Washington Review

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).

Apr 26, 2017 Press Release

(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:

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Apr 10, 2017 Washington Review

While in Washington last week, legislation I introduced passed the House of Representatives, I attended hearings, spoke on the House Floor, and held meetings.

Apr 10, 2017 Press Release

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:

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