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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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May 1, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) issued the following statement regarding yesterday’s meeting between House and Senate Democratic leaders and President Trump on possible infrastructure legislation:

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Apr 25, 2019 Press Release

(Cúcuta, Colombia) Today, Congressman Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, released the following statement after visiting the Venezuelan border:

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Apr 25, 2019 Washington Review

Each year, the creation our federal government’s annual budget is a collaboration between the Executive Branch and Congress to set the course for our nation’s priorities.

Apr 23, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Yesterday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi released a letter to her fellow Democrats in Congress, addressing issues raised by the redacted Mueller Report and potential next steps.  In response, Congressman Sires issued the following statement:

Apr 18, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires released the following statement today after a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report was released to Congress:

Apr 12, 2019 Washington Review

This week in Washington, the House considered legislation addressing net neutrality. The House Committee on Foreign Affairs held a hearing and markup, and I met with Speaker Pelosi and my colleagues to discuss the evolving situation in Venezuela.

Apr 1, 2019 Washington Review

Last week in Washington, the House of Representatives voted on historic measures to overturn the President’s veto and establish pay equality for all Americans regardless of gender.

Mar 31, 2019 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) - Today, Congressman Sires, Chairman is the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, released the following statement in response to the International Red Cross reporting that it will be allowed to deliver humanitarian aid inside Venezuela:

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Mar 30, 2019 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) - Today, Congressman Sires, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, Trade, released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s decision to cut funding to address root causes of migration in Central America:

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Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Congressman Sires released the following statement regarding the Administration’s decision to eliminate $17.6 million in funding for Special Olympics education programs:

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