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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement condemning the terrorist attacks in Manchester, England.

May 19, 2017 Washington Review

This week in Washington, I pushed for a special prosecutor and independent commission to investigate the Administration’s ties to Russia, attended a hearing on air traffic control (ATC) privatization and energy opportunities in South America, and held a number of meetings.

May 18, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein’s appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller III as a special prosecutor to investigate collusion between Russia and President Trump and his campaign officials:

May 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding reports that President Trump revealed highly sensitive classified information to Russian officials:

“It is clear that President Trump doesn’t understand or respect the longstanding norms of our institutions.

May 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding reports that President Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down investigations against former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn:

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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