Press Release

Chairman Crowley Statement on Senate Republicans’ Attack on Health Care

September 25, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the devastating impacts of the Graham-Cassidy health care repeal bill: “This is the worst version of Trumpcare congressional Republicans have put forward yet. It would fundamentally worsen health care in our country – putting at risk those with pre-existing conditions, […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Rosh Hashanah

September 20, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in celebration of Rosh Hashanah, which begins today at sundown: “L’Shanah Tovah to all those celebrating in Queens, the Bronx, and across the country. Rosh Hashanah is a time for reflection, repentance, and renewal. It is also a time to look […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on the 6th Anniversary of the End of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

September 20, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the 6th anniversary of the end of the discriminatory “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy: “Six years ago, ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ was dismantled, allowing gay and lesbian service members the opportunity to openly serve our country free from discrimination. As […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republicans’ Latest Health Care Bill

September 18, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill – the Senate’s latest iteration of Trumpcare: “This bill is the latest in a series of attempts by congressional Republicans to make health care demonstrably worse for millions of Americans. It is a disgrace and […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2017

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month: “During Hispanic Heritage Month, we pay tribute to the rich history, culture, and contributions of the Latino community in America. From the arts to the economy, Latinos have enriched our culture and brought creativity and innovation to […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on North Korea’s Ballistic Missile Launch

September 15, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after North Korea’s ballistic missile launch: “This launch is the latest in a series of actions that further isolates North Korea and jeopardizes peace and stability in the region. The sanctions imposed this week by the UN Security Council were a […]

Chairman Crowley, House Democrats Launch “Jobs for America” Task Forces

September 13, 2017

(Washington, DC) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) today announced the launch of the “Jobs for America” task forces – a unified effort from House Democrats to craft a real legislative agenda for America that will benefit the hardest-working Americans and middle-class families in Queens, the Bronx, and across the nation. The task forces will […]