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Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Continued Sabotage of America’s Health Care System

August 31, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement as President Trump’s administration announced it would severely slash outreach efforts for Affordable Care Act enrollment: “Republicans focused for years on destroying the Affordable Care Act. Today, President Trump took yet another step to put that plan into action. The facts […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Special Envoy to the North of Ireland

August 31, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY)issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced plans to eliminate the role of special envoy for the North of Ireland: “This decision is a major mistake. For decades, successive special envoys for the North of Ireland have helped broker and advance the peace process […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Hurricane Harvey

August 28, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on Hurricane Harvey: “The devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey is a tragedy. My thoughts and prayers are with those families impacted, the first responders bravely putting themselves in danger, and the countless workers laboring to ensure shelters and resources are available […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Women’s Equality Day

August 26, 2017

(Washington, D.C.)  – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley issued the following statement commemorating Women’s Equality Day, which recognizes the ratification of the 19th Amendment: “Ninety-seven years ago, the 19th Amendment was ratified. This granted women the right to vote and secured for them one of the fundamental pillars of our nation’s principles: the right […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio

August 25, 2017

(Washington, D.C) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after President Trump pardoned Sheriff Joe Arpaio: “President Trump has once again chosen to appease the most anti-immigrant voices in his party. Pardoning one of the country’s most notorious anti-immigrant crusaders sends a chilling message to hardworking immigrants and their families throughout […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Transgender Ban

August 25, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after President Trump moved forward with plans to ban transgender individuals from joining or serving in the military: “This is a shameful, blatantly political decision that has nothing to do with protecting our country. Transgender individuals serve their country with distinction, […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Remarks on Afghanistan

August 22, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s remarks on the Afghanistan War. “President Trump has no strategy for ending the war in Afghanistan. Despite campaigning on a grand vision to withdraw troops from this long-running military conflict, it is clear that President Trump lacks a […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Remarks on Afghanistan

August 22, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s remarks on the Afghanistan War. “President Trump has no strategy for ending the war in Afghanistan. Despite campaigning on a grand vision to withdraw troops from this long-running military conflict, it is clear that President Trump lacks a […]