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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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Jan 24, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) - Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding lack of transparency for government witnesses testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Today, an amendment presented to the House Foreign Affairs Committee Rules for the 115th Congress by Congressman David N.

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Jan 24, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) - Today, Congressman Sires was selected to continue to serve as a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee in the 115th Congress.
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Jan 24, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, D.C.) -Today, Congressman Sires was selected by his peers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee to continue serving as the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere for the 115th Congress.
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Jan 23, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ) along with Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) introduced H.Res. 54, a resolution reaffirming the U.S.-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms. Similarly, Senator Chris Coons (D-CT) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) are introducing an identical resolution, ensuring our Congress speaks with one voice in reaffirming the U.S.

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Jan 17, 2017 Washington Review
Last week in Washington I spoke on the House Floor, introduced legislation, and participated in important votes.
Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the Congressman issued the following statement about the Administration’s decision to end the “Wet Foot, Dry Foot” policy.

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Jan 9, 2017 Washington Review
While in Washington last week for the start of the 115th Congress I was sworn in, attended meetings, and introduced legislation.
Jan 6, 2017 Washington Review

This week, I had the honor to be sworn into office to represent the 8th District of New Jersey in the 115th Congress.  It has been a privilege serving the people of New Jersey and advocating for my constituents.  I remain committed to the priorities of the residents of the 8th District, and I look forward to serving you over the next two years.

Jan 4, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.)-  Congressman Sires issued the following statement on Republican proposals to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA):

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Jan 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Today, Congressman Sires was sworn into the 115th Congress by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan. Shortly after 12:00 p.m., Congressman Sires and the entire membership of the House of Representatives stood and took the oath of office.

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