Congressman Sires Returns to the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee as a Senior New Jersey Representative
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Representative Albio Sires (D-NJ) joined new and returning Members of Congress for the first meeting of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. As the senior-most representative from New Jersey on the Committee, Congressman Sires is in a unique position to advance the interests of the State of New Jersey and the priorities of New Jersey’s 8th Congressional District.
“I am proud to continue my service on the Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. My district, and our State, is home to some of the Northeastern United States’ most vital transportation infrastructure,” said Congressman Sires. “Any federal infrastructure initiative will go through our committee and I am determined to ensure that New Jersey is well-served by a potential bill. The 116th Congress will be taking on the challenges of infrastructure repair, and I am ready to do my part for New Jersey.”
Along with being present for all matters considered by the full committee, Congressman Sires will be serving on the Railroads, Pipelines, & Hazardous Materials Subcommittee, and the Highways & Transit Subcommittee.