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Jan 29, 2020 Press Release

(Washington D.C.)- Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement recognizing three area hospitals that serve the 8th District for their receipt of Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funding from the State to establish hospital-based violence intervention programs (HVIPs):

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Jan 23, 2020 Press Release

Georgetown, Guyana – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, released the following statement after leading a congressional delegation to Guyana with Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY) and Rep. Yvette Clarke (D-NY):  

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Jan 17, 2020 Washington Review

This week, the House considered legislation on age discrimination and student loans. The House Budget Committee met to discuss federal funding to local governments and the House Foreign Affairs Committee met to discuss Iran. I also chaired a Western Hemisphere Subcommittee hearing.

Jan 17, 2020 Washington Review

This week, the House considered legislation on age discrimination and student loans. The House Budget Committee met to discuss federal funding to local governments and the House Foreign Affairs Committee met to discuss Iran. I also chaired a Western Hemisphere Subcommittee hearing.

Jan 15, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security, and Trade, delivered the following remarks at the subcommittee hearing on strengthening U.S. security assistance to Mexico:

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Jan 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Albio Sires (D-NJ), Eliot Engel (D-NY), Michael McCaul (R-TX), Francis Rooney (R-FL), Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Andy Levin (D-MI), and Ted Yoho (R-FL) expressed solidarity with Haitian human rights defender Pierre Espérance and condemned threats made against him following his Congressional testimony in December.

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Jan 9, 2020 Press Release

(Washington D.C.)- Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.Con.Res.83 by a vote of 224 to 194:

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Jan 7, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Albio Sires (D-NJ) released the following statement regarding the recent sequence of earthquakes that are affecting Puerto Rico:

Jan 7, 2020 Washington Review

This week, the 116th Congress enters its second session and we will continue to build on the work we did in the first session.  Over the last year, I have introduced and cosponsored numerous pieces of legislation, sent letters to government agencies and congressional committees, and attended hearings and conducted oversight through my work as a member of the House Committee on Transportation an

Jan 6, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Hoy, el congresista Albio Sires (D-NJ), presidente del Subcomité del Hemisferio Occidental, Seguridad Civil y Comercio, emitió la siguiente declaración condenando los actos del régimen de Maduro en que el dictador intentó tomar control de la Asamblea Nacional de Venezuela con el use de la fuerza:

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