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May 17, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – After Chileans voted on May 15th and 16th to elect the members who will serve on their constitutional convention, Congressman Albio Sires, Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration, and International Economic Policy, issued the following statement:

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May 14, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement regarding the escalating violence between Israel and Palestine:

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May 13, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Hoy, el congresista Albio Sires (D-NJ), presidente del Subcomité para el del Hemisferio Occidental, Seguridad Civil, Migración y Política Económica Internacional, pronunció los siguientes comentarios de apertura en la audiencia del Congreso que convocó titulada “A Race Against Time: Deploying Vaccines and Addressing the Disproportionate Impacts of COVID-19 in Latin

May 13, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) –Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration and International Economic Policy, delivered the following opening remarks at the Congressional hearing he convened entitled “A Race Against Time: Deploying Vaccines and Addressing the Disproportionate Impacts of COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean”:

May 13, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Yesterday, Congressman Sires (D-NJ) joined Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Congressman Greg Stanton (D-AZ), Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles, CA, Mayor Quinton Lucas of Kansas City, MO, and Mayor Levar Stoney of Richmond, VA, to speak out about th

May 12, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – In response to media reports indicating that U.S.

May 7, 2021 Washington Review

This week, I attended the groundbreaking of a critical infrastructure project in Hoboken, took part in a Foreign Affairs Subcommittee hearing reaffirming the Good Friday Agreement, and joined a letter regarding the Pinelands Commission and several pieces of legislation.

May 5, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) - In response to ongoing protests in Colombia and clashes with police that have led to at least 24 deaths and hundreds of civilian and police injuries, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Migration, and International Economic Pol

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May 5, 2021 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) led a bipartisan letter to President Biden expressing concern over the growing influence of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in the Western Hemisphere and requesting his administration, along with democratic allies, help our neighbors in the region as they fight COVID-19.

May 4, 2021 Washington Review

This week, I joined my colleagues in submitting funding requests for the next fiscal year during what is known as the appropriations process. These requests are sent to the House Committee on Appropriations as they craft this year’s funding bill which will include programs that impact millions of Americans.

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