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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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Dec 5, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Hoy, el congresista Albio Sires (D-NJ) se unió al congresista David Price (D-NC) y miembros del Comité de Asignaciones, el Caucus Hispano del Congreso y otros miembros en una conferencia de prensa para presionar a la Administración a seguir la ley y liberar fondos de recuperación a Puerto Rico.

Dec 5, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) joined Congressman David Price (D-NC) and members of the Appropriations Committee, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, and other members at a press conference to pressure the Administration to follow the law and release recovery funds to Puerto Rico.

Dec 5, 2019 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced her intention to move forward with articles of impeachment:

Dec 3, 2019 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement after his bipartisan resolution, H.Res.546, disapproving Russia’s inclusion in future Group of Seven (G-7) summits until it respects the territorial integrity of its neighbors and adheres to the standards of democratic societies, passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 339-71:

Nov 25, 2019 Washington Review

Last week in Washington, the House considered legislation on workplace violence and continued the official impeachment inquiry. I spoke about the importance of industrial pipeline safety for our communities and questioned experts on the Open Skies Treaty.

Nov 15, 2019 Washington Review

This week in Washington, I voted for the passage of legislation to support veteran-owned small businesses as well as a bill to increase the competitiveness of U.S. exports. I met with DACA recipients, the New Jersey League of Conservation, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and more to discuss the impacts of federal policy on our community.

Nov 10, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, called for free and fair elections as soon as possible in Bolivia, following the resignation announcement of President Evo Morales:

Nov 4, 2019 Press Release

Last week in Washington, the House voted on guidelines and rules for the official impeachment inquiry and the House Foreign Affairs Committee passed my bipartisan resolution. I sought answers from Boeing executives on the lack of oversight and accountability that caused the 737 MAX tragedies and met with representatives of United Steelworkers. 

Oct 31, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – El Comité de Asuntos Exteriores de la Cámara de Representantes aprobó el miércoles una resolución bipartidista, H.Res.

Oct 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – The House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday passed a bipartisan resolution, H.Res.