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Aug 17, 2020 Washington Review

Last week, I signed onto legislation to help support small independent restaurants impacted by COVID-19.

Aug 14, 2020 Press Release

(West New York, NJ) – Today, Congressman Sires released the following statement regarding Governor Murphy’s announcement that $150 million from the Coronavirus Relief Fund from the CARES Act is going to higher education institutions across the state:

Aug 13, 2020 Editorials

Since the President came into office, his fixation with the United States Postal Service has been relentless. He has floated the idea of privatizing the service, refused to offer extra funds, and recently has been launching partisan attacks on the agency.

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Aug 9, 2020 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires released the following statement in response to the President signing an executive order rather than negotiating with Congress for coronavirus relief legislation:

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Aug 7, 2020 Washington Review
This week, I signed onto legislation to keep workers on the payroll while the COVID-19 pandemic persists and signed onto a letter to House leadership urging any future stimulus bill to include funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). I also signed onto a letter to support our Postal Service and provide relief to Lebanon after the tragic explosion in Beirut.
Aug 4, 2020 Press Release

(Washington D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires released the following statement in response to the President’s continued attacks on the United States Postal Service (USPS):

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Aug 3, 2020 Washington Review

Last week, I was back in Washington to vote on important legislation to appropriate funds to the government, expand and protect access to child care, create a National Museum of American Latinos, and we commemorated the late John Lewis.

Jul 30, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Hoy, el congresista Albio Sires (D-NJ) y el congresista Gregory Meeks (D-NY), presidente y vicepresidente respectivamente del Subcomité de Asuntos Exteriores de la Cámara de Representantes para el Hemisferio Occidental, Seguridad Civil y Comercio, encabezaron una carta con 12 de sus colegas al Secretario de Estado Mike Pompeo, instándole a priorizar los derechos hu

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Jul 30, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Chairman and Vice Chair respectively of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, led a letter with 12 of their colleagues to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, urging him to speak up on human rights and anti-corrupti

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Jul 24, 2020 Washington Review
This week, I was back in Washington to vote on two appropriations bills to fund the Federal Government. I also had a meeting with students from Rutgers University, spoke on the phone with the new Guatemalan Ambassador to the U.S., and signed onto an amendment prohibiting the Administration’s restrictive and predatory birth control rules.

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