Press Release

Chairman Crowley’s Opening Remarks for the 2018 House Democratic Caucus Issues Conference

February 8, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley, (D-NY) addressed Members of Congress and guests during the 2018 Democratic Issues Conference Wednesday evening. Below are Chairman Crowley’s remarks, as prepared for delivery: Thanks for being here, and thanks for your understanding. While I’m disappointed we’re not able to get outside our normal environment, I […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

February 6, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement today in recognition of International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation: “Female Genital Mutilation is an illegal and horrifying practice that violates the human rights of girls and women. More than 200 million girls and women around the world […]

Chairman Crowley, Ranking Member Larson Lead Letter Urging President Trump to Support Increased Funding for the Social Security Administration

February 5, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Congressman John B. Larson (D-CT), the Ranking Member for the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, along with 107 Democratic members of the House, sent a letter to President Donald Trump today, urging him to support higher funding for the Social Security Administration to […]

Top House & Senate Democrats Warn President Trump: To Use Nunes Memo as Pretext for Firing Deputy AG Rosenstein, Special Counsel Mueller or other DOJ Leadership Would be Viewed As an Attempt to Obstruct Justice in Russia Investigation

February 2, 2018

Just-Released Partisan & Misleading Memo Seeks to Discredit The Russia Investigation, Deputy AG Rosenstein, and the Hard-Working Men & Women of the FBI as a Means of Protecting President Trump Top Democrats in Both Chambers Pen Letter to President Trump Warning Him Against Using Nunes Memo As Justification for Firing Rosenstein or Special Counsel Mueller […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on January Jobs Report

February 2, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) released the following statement on the January jobs report: “Despite the Potemkin landscape President Trump painted in his State of the Union, too many hard-working Americans are not feeling the economic gains their families so desperately need. “Americans deserve a strong and stable economy and […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Black History Month

February 2, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in commemoration of Black History Month: “During Black History Month, we reflect on African-Americans’ invaluable contributions to our country and pay tribute to all the champions who fought for equality and justice. From science to politics and music to law, African-Americans […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

January 29, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day: “Today we honor the memory of the six million Jews and millions of other innocent victims who lost their lives during one of the darkest and most horrific crimes in human history. “This past year, our […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Cecile Richards

January 26, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after Cecile Richards announced that she is stepping down as President of Planned Parenthood: “Cecile is a fierce advocate, a true champion for women, and a valued friend. I’ve been proud to work alongside her to protect women’s reproductive rights and […]