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Chairman Crowley Statement on Republicans’ Plan to Slash Essential Medicaid Funding

June 29, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement after the bipartisan Congressional Budget Office found that Medicaid funding would be slashed by 35 percent over 10 years under the Senate Republicans’ Trumpcare health care repeal plan: “If Americans needed any further confirmation that Republicans are only looking out for […]

Declaraciones del Presidente del Caucus Demócrata Joe Crowley sobre la Aprobación de Leyes Anti-Inmigrante en la Cámara de Representantes

June 29, 2017

(Washington, DC) – El presidente del Caucus Demócrata de la Cámara de Representantes emitió las siguientes declaraciones después de que dos proyectos de ley anti-inmigrantes, incluyendo una legislación que le arrebatará a la Cuidad de Nueva York fondos federales vitales a causa de sus estatus como cuidad santuario, fueron aprobados en la Cámara de Representantes: “Ninguna […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Passage of Anti-Immigrant Bills in the House

June 29, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after two anti-immigrant bills, including legislation that would strip New York City of critical federal funding because of its status as a sanctuary city, passed the U.S. House of Representatives: “Neither of these bills would make Americans safer, improve our broken […]

Reps. Moulton, Murphy and Panetta Urge President to Release Overdue National Security Strategy

June 28, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Seth Moulton, D-Mass., Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., and Jimmy Panetta, D-Calif., the co-chairs of the recently-formed Democratic Caucus National Security Task Force, this week sent a letter to President Donald Trump urging his administration to submit the overdue, congressionally-mandated National Security Strategy.  The letter was signed by 57 Members of Congress. Under […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Resolution Condemning Persecution of Gay Men in Chechnya

June 27, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed a resolution condemning the persecution of gay men in Chechnya, a semi-autonomous Russian republic: “The murder and persecution of gay men in Chechnya is a human rights abuse that world leaders must strongly condemn. Today’s resolution underscores […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Resolution Reaffirming America’s Commitment to NATO Alliance

June 27, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives confirmed the United States’ commitment to Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty, which says an attack on one NATO-member nation must be considered an attack on all member nations. “President Trump’s refusal to acknowledge the […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Senate Republicans Delaying Trumpcare Vote

June 27, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement on Senate Republicans’ decision to delay their Trumpcare vote: “The decision from Senate Republicans to pull the health care vote shows that Americans’ voices are being heard. Still, the fight against Trumpcare is far from over. We must continue to pressure […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on CBO Score for Health Care Repeal Bill Rushed Forward by Senate Republicans

June 26, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Congressional Budget Office confirmed that millions would lose access to affordable health care coverage if the repeal bill authored by Senate Republicans went into law. “With this new CBO score, I hope Senate Republicans finally see that no political […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Allow Partial Enforcement of President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

June 26, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Supreme Court lifted portions of an injunction on President Trump’s Muslim travel ban. The Supreme Court will hear arguments on the travel ban case in October. “While at least the Supreme Court will not allow the White House to […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Senate Republican’ Health Care Repeal Bill

June 22, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement after Senate Republicans finally released to the public their version of TrumpCare, the so-called Better Care Reconciliation Act: “The Senate Republicans’ health care repeal bill is cut from the same cloth as the disastrous House-passed TrumpCare. It slashes coverage and raises costs for millions of Americans. These proposals are […]