(Washington, D.C.) – Last night, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) voted in favor of H.Con.Res.11, a reconciliation resolution that can be used to provide COVID-19 relief, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 218-212:
(Washington, D.C.) – This morning, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement after paying his respects to Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick:
In the 117th Congress, I am looking forward to returning to the three committees on which I served in the 116th Congress: the House Committees on the Budget, Foreign Affairs, and Transportation and Infrastructure. I am honored to be returning as Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere.
(Washington, D.C.) - Today, Congressman Albio Sires announced that he was elected to serve as Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere for the 117th Congress. Congressman Sires chaired the subcommittee in the 116th Congress and, before that, served as Ranking Member.
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) will be serving as a senior member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee in the 117th Congress. As the senior-most representative from New Jersey, Congressman Sires will also be serving on the Highways and Transit Subcommittee and the Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee.
(Washington, D.C.) – On January 26, 2021, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced that Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) will serve on the House Committee on the Budget for the 117th Congress. He will continue to serve on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs and the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement after the House of Representatives formally sent an article of impeachment to the Senate:
(Washington, D.C.) – Last week, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) reintroduced the Standardized Assessment for Electric (SAFE) Scooters Act to study nationwide instances on the unsafe use of electric scooters and recommend solutions.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Congresswoman Norma J. Torres (D-CA) sent a letter to President Biden, expressing their commitment to working with his administration to implement its plan to build security and prosperity in partnership with the people of Central America.
Over the past year, millions of people have lost their jobs as the economic consequences of the pandemic continue to be felt. Small businesses are struggling, and individuals are facing long periods of unemployment. Our national response will have to be multifaceted and it is important that we help equip workers with the skills that match the needs in their community.