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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement after the White House announced that Steve Bannon has been removed from the National Security Council:

Apr 3, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, H.Res.54, a bipartisan resolution reaffirming the U.S.-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms, introduced by Congressman Albio Sires, unanimously passed the House of Representatives.

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Mar 31, 2017 Washington Review

While in Washington this week, I participated in a number of hearings and markups reviewing bipartisan legislation and met with various groups to discuss issues important to residents of the 8th District.

Mar 31, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, made the following statement in response to the Venezuelan Supreme Court’s decision to dissolve the Venezuelan National Assembly.

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Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Sires released the following statement on Senate passage of H.J. Res. 43 to reduce access to Title X (family planning) services:

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Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, H.Res.54, a bipartisan resolution reaffirming the U.S.-Argentina partnership and recognizing Argentina’s economic reforms, introduced by Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Congressman Jeff Duncan (R-SC), was unanimously passed by the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

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Mar 29, 2017 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Sires released the following statement on the Russian crackdown of protestors over the past weekend:

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Mar 29, 2017 Press Release
Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved Representative Albio Sires’ (D-NJ) legislation to require that when the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) begins a comprehensive safety assessment on a commuter or intercity passenger rail system, the FRA must notify the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, and Members of Congress representing the state in which the assessment is conducted
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Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires released the following statement regarding President Trump’s executive actions intended to rollback climate policies:

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Mar 24, 2017 Washington Review

This week in Washington, I opposed efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, called for an independent investigation into Russian interference, attended a roundtable, held meetings, and introduced legislation.

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