(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Albio Sires issued the following statement regarding sanctions against Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela:
(Washington D.C.) – Congressman Sires congratulated the Hoboken Fire Department for receiving a grant worth $667, 539 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The funding was awarded by the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) program which seeks to increase the number of trained firefighters in communities.
(Washington, DC) – Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Chairman Emeritus of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs made the following statement today after H.R.
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s announcement banning transgender men and women from military service:
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires voted in favor of legislation to increase and strengthen sanctions against Iran, North Korea, and Russia. H.R. 3364, the Countering America’s Adversaries through Sanctions Act, passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 419 to 3.
(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Sires released the following statement of opposition on the Senate GOP’s plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding the Administration’s decision to shift U.S. – Cuba policy:
(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding June 17, 2017, the Democratic Caucus and Congressional Hispanic Caucus’s National Citizenship Day of Action:
(Washington, D.C.)- Today, Congressman Sires released the following statement on the shooting at a Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, VA:
"I offer my thoughts and prayers to the victims of this tragedy, including Rep. Scalise and the families of those affected. I commend the U.S. Capitol Police for their courage and dedication in the face of danger."
(Washington, D.C.)- On June 8, 2017, Congressman Sires (D-NJ) introduced H.R. 2865, the Better Education and Skills Training (BEST) for America’s Workforce Act as a companion to Senator Bob Menendez’s Senate bill (S.