Press Release

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 […]

Chairman Crowley Introduces Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017

June 22, 2017

(Washington, DC) Today, Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), along with co-sponsor Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO), introduced the bipartisan Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017 to improve U.S. efforts to prevent mass atrocity crimes. Named after the courageous Auschwitz survivor, the legislation honors the legacy of Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel and his […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Reintroduction of the Voting Rights Advancement Act

June 22, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the reintroduction of the Voting Rights Advancement Act: “Four years ago, the Shelby County v. Holder ruling inflicted one of the most devastating blows to our democracy in recent American history. Today, I’m pleased to join colleagues to introduce legislation to restore […]

Chairman Crowley in Recognition of World Refugee Day

June 20, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in recognition of World Refugee Day: “Today, we recognize the unthinkable hardships that children, families, and the elderly who have been forced to flee their homes because of acts of violence and war face when trying to find security, stability, and […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Bicameral Emoluments Lawsuit

June 20, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after House and Senate Democrats filed a lawsuit against President Trump for violating the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution: “President Trump’s conflicts of interest are hurting American families who need the White House devoted to fighting for a better economy, higher […]

Chairman Crowley Statement in Commemoration of Juneteenth

June 19, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in commemoration of Juneteenth: “Today, as we celebrate 152 years since the news of President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation finally reached enslaved Americans in Galveston, Texas, we reflect on our nation’s struggle during this dark chapter of our history, as well as […]

Chairman Crowley Visits Citizenship and Immigration Drive on National Citizenship Day of Action

June 17, 2017

(Queens, NY) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) celebrated National Citizenship Day of Action at an immigration and wellness fair at P.S. 69 in Jackson Heights. As President Trump’s administration continues to pursue anti-immigrant policies, members of our communities are facing new barriers as they seek to contribute, work, and live peacefully […]

Comunicado del Presidente del Caucus Demócrata Joe Crowley por el Aniversario de la Acción Diferida para Llegados en la Infancia (DACA) de la Administración de Obama

June 15, 2017

(Washington, DC) – El presidente del Caucus Demócrata de la Cámara de Representantes Joe Crowley (D-NY) emitió el siguiente comunicado por el quinto aniversario del programa de Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA) que ayuda a millones de familias a mantenerse unidas y continua el legado de la administración del presidente Obama. “Remediar […]

Chairman Crowley on Anniversary of Obama Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

June 15, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the five-year anniversary of President Obama’s issuance of administrative measures designed to help fix our nation’s broken immigration system. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program helps millions of families stay together and continues to be a legacy of […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting

June 14, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Congressional Baseball practice shooting this morning: “My thoughts and prayers are with the victims of today’s senseless shooting and their families, including Whip Steve Scalise. Everyone playing on the baseball diamond this morning was participating in one of most […]