Press Release

Chairman Crowley Statement on Lawsuits Challenging Trump Administration’s Attack on Title X

May 2, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) released the following statement after Planned Parenthood, the National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association, and American Civil Liberties Union filed lawsuits in response to the Trump administration’s changes to the Title X family planning program: “President Trump’s drastic changes to the Title X program undermines […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May 1, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) released the following statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month: “During Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we pay tribute to the rich histories, cultures and contributions the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities have made to the United States. From science to the […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Jewish American Heritage Month

May 1, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) released the following statement on Jewish American Heritage Month: “During the month of May, we recognize and celebrate the vibrant history and traditions of Jewish Americans and how they have greatly contributed to our nation. From the economy to the arts, from the […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on International Workers’ Day

May 1, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) released the following statement on International Workers’ Day: “This year, International Workers’ Day comes at an important time for workers’ rights and the labor movement. “Dedicated teachers are standing together to defend their basic dignity, fast-food workers are advocating for wages their families […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Release of House Intelligence Committee Republicans’ Russia Report

April 27, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) released the following statement after House Intelligence Committee Republicans’ issued their report on Russian interference in the 2016 elections: “This report is further proof that House Intelligence Committee Republicans were never serious about a thorough, nonpartisan investigation into Russia’s interference in our elections. […]

Chairman Crowley, Congresswoman Meng Statement on Trump Decision to Target Nepalese for Deportation

April 27, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) and Congresswoman Grace Meng (D-Queens) issued the following statement on President Trump’s formal announcement to end Temporary Protected Status for Nepalese individuals: “Once again, the Trump administration is making a heartless and senseless decision. This time, they are abandoning nearly 9,000 Nepalese citizens who […]

House Democrats Unveil Legislation to Protect American Workers Against Anti-Competitive Employment Practices

April 26, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), Ranking Member of the Judiciary Committee Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Co-Chair of the Antitrust Caucus Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee Ranking Member Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI), Vice Chair of the Democratic Caucus Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.), and Co-Chair of the Antitrust Caucus Mark […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Secretary Carson’s Proposed Rent Hikes on Millions of Americans

April 26, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement after U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson announced a proposal to increase the cost of rent for millions of Americans receiving federal housing subsidies: “This proposal marks yet another contemptuous attack from the Trump administration against millions of Americans. But given […]

Chairman Crowley and Congresswoman Meng Statement on Preparations to End Temporary Protected Status for Nepalese Citizens

April 26, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), and Grace Meng (D-NY) issued the following statement criticizing reported preparations to end Temporary Protected Status for citizens of Nepal: “If the Trump administration moves forward on this decision, the United States will be abdicating on the promise made to nearly 9,000 Nepalese citizens […]