Chairman Crowley, Congressman Ellison Introduce Legislation to Help Hardworking Americans Save for their Children’s Future

February 21, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – This week, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) will re-introduce theUSAccounts: Investing in America’s Future Act to help hard-working Americans save for their children’s future. The USAccounts: Investing in America’s Future Act will create USAccounts, a long-term savings account to help every American child start their financial future on the right foot. […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Lunar New Year

February 16, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Lunar New Year: “Gung Hay Fat Choy to all Asian American and Pacific Islander families in Queens, the Bronx, and across the country. As we begin the Year of the Dog, a year associated with kindness and honestly, we […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Indictment of 13 Russian Nationals

February 16, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Justice Department announcement that it has brought indictment charges against 13 Russian nationals: “Russia purposefully interfered in the 2016 U.S. Election to sow disinformation and confusion among Americans. Its aim was to disrupt and alter the outcome of America’s […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Failure of Trump Immigration Bill

February 16, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Senate voted to reject President Trump’s immigration proposal: “The Senate overwhelmingly rejected President Trump’s cruel and illogical immigration proposal today. Americans and lawmakers on both sides of the political divide want to secure the futures of DREAMers in a […]

Chairman Crowley Introduces Billie Jean King Congressional Gold Medal Act to Honor Decades of Leadership

February 13, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-Calif.) introduced the Billie Jean King Congressional Gold Medal Act to recognize King’s vast achievements and contributions to athletics, women’s rights, the LGBT community, and American culture. “Time and time again, Billie Jean King has broken barriers,” said Chairman Crowley. “Among the […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Reuniting Families Act

February 13, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after endorsing the Reuniting Families Act: “Our immigrant communities are under attack. President Trump’s deportation machine has waged an assault in our churches, in our schools, in our hospitals, and in our courtrooms, and he is now attempting to dismantle our family-based visa system. […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Infrastructure Proposal

February 12, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s infrastructure proposal: “President Trump’s infrastructure proposal falls far short of the investment our country desperately needs and deserves. At a time when our bridges and roads are crumbling and our schools and hospitals are severely antiquated, the president’s empty proposal lacks vision. […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Budget

February 12, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s 2019 budget: “This isn’t a budget – it’s a plan to bankrupt the American middle class. “President Trump’s budget abandons the very men and women he promised to champion. It will leave children in crumbling schools that don’t prepare them […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s Hypocrisy

February 12, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after President Trump blocked the release of a memo from House Intelligence Committee Democrats: “If President Trump has nothing to hide, he should release the Democratic memo. This brazen attempt to keep the truth from Americans is a full-fledged attack on our […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Government Funding Bill

February 8, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the government funding bill the House will vote Thursday afternoon: “The Republicans’ latest effort to keep the government funded fails to make the investments this country needs and deserves. People want to be put back to work in good-paying jobs with […]