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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

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

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Mar 6, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive actions targeting refugees and travel from Muslim-majority countries:

Mar 6, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s unsubstantiated claim that President Obama ordered the tapping of then-candidate Trump’s phones:

Mar 3, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – On the 56th Birthday of the Peace Corps this week, Representatives Albio Sires (D-NJ) and David Young (R-IA) introduced H.R. 1295, the Respect for Peace Corps Volunteers Act. This bill would afford former volunteers and staff of the Peace Corps the dignity of using the name and logo of the Peace Corps in an obituary or on their gravestone.

Mar 3, 2017 Washington Review

As you will see, it was a busy week in Washington.  I commented on the Trump administration’s ties to Russia, cosponsored and introduced legislation, attended a markup and a hearing, and held meetings.

Mar 3, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – This week, Congressman Sires joined over 160 members of Congress calling on the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee to request the access to President Trump’s tax returns. Additionally, Congressman Sires became an original cosponsor of the Strengthening Investigations into Foreign Entanglements Act.

Mar 3, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Reps. Albio Sires (D-NJ), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa, made the following statements ahead of their upcoming trip to Honduras and Guatemala.

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Mar 2, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.)-  Congressman Sires issued the following statement on Attorney General Jeff Sessions:

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

(WashingtonD.C.)  Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress:

Feb 23, 2017 Washington Review
Last week in Washington, D.C., I held meetings, pushed for accountability, introduced legislation, and voted against a resolution attacking women’s health.

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