Thomas Alva Edison was born on February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio. Edison had little formal education yet acquired 1,093 patents in his 84 years of life.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires released the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to replace the Director of National Intelligence and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs with Steve Bannon, White House Chief Strategist, on the National Security Council:
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Representatives Albio Sires (D-NJ) and Ted Yoho (R-FL) introduced legislation that would spur small business growth, bring millions of dollars into the U.S. economy, and allow Canadian citizens to continue to conveniently and safely travel between our shared borders.
While in Washington last week, I attended a hearing, held meetings, spoke on the House Floor, voted on, and cosponsored, important legislation.
Last week in Washington, D.C., I attended briefings, introduced and voted on legislation, and was renamed to several Subcommittees in the 115th Congress.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement regarding individuals being unlawfully detained at Newark Liberty International Airport as a result of the President’s recent executive order:
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive orders suspending refugee resettlements and changes in immigration policy for certain countries:
(Washington, D.C.)- Congressman Sires issued the following statement on the Department of Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos:
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Sires issued the following statement on President Trump’s executive actions directing the Administration to build a wall between the United States and Mexico: