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Chairman Crowley Statement Congratulating Congressman Jimmy Gomez On His Swearing In

July 11, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement congratulating Congressman Jimmy Gomez as he was sworn in to represent California’s 34th Congressional District: “I am thrilled to welcome Congressman Jimmy Gomez to the Democratic Caucus and the 115th session of Congress. I know Congressman Gomez will be a fighter for the people of California and I […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Donald Trump Jr.’s Meeting with Russian-Connected Lawyer

July 11, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the New York Times reported that Donald Trump Jr. agreed to meet with a Kremlin-connected lawyer after learning that the individual had potentially damaging information designed by the Russian government to bolster President Trump’s campaign and damage then-opponent Hillary Clinton: […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on June Jobs Report

July 7, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the June jobs report: “Working families are still struggling to find financial security in Queens, the Bronx, and across America. In our current economy, far too many Americans are getting left behind. Despite promises of economic boosts and claims that […]

Chairman Crowley, Rep. Clarke Lead New York City Congressional Delegation Letter Calling for Appropriate Funding for 2020 Census

July 6, 2017

(Washington, DC) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY), along with members of the New York City congressional delegation, called on the U.S. Department of Commerce to support full and appropriate funding for the New York City operations of the Census Bureau and the 2020 Census. Census […]

Chairman Crowley Introduces Citizenship Empowerment Act to Provide Voter Registration Forms to New Citizens

July 5, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (D-PA) have introduced legislation to require that all newly sworn-in U.S. citizens be uniformly provided voter registration forms at naturalization ceremonies, making it easier for them to exercise their core right as a citizen: the right to vote. Currently, only some […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Defense Department’s Decision to Delay Enlistment for Transgender Individuals

July 2, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Defense announced a six-month delay in allowing openly transgender individuals to enlist: “Delaying opportunities for openly transgender individuals to enlist in the military and serve their country is a misguided and offensive decision by the Trump administration. […]