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Chairman Crowley Statement on the New Year

December 31, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement in celebration of the New Year: “Tonight, people across America will gather to celebrate new beginnings and a new year. This is a time to reflect and look ahead to a 2018 full of challenges and opportunities. I wish families in […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Christmas Day

December 25, 2017

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on Christmas Day: “From my family to yours, Merry Christmas. I hope this day is filled with family, love, charity, and happiness.”

Chairman Crowley Statement on Trump Administration Plan to Separate Families Crossing the Border

December 22, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on reports that President Trump’s administration will separate families in an effort to curb illegal immigration into the United States: “President Trump and his anti-immigrant administration have reached a new low. Stripping babies from their mothers’ arms is inhumane. Separating scared […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Government Funding Bill

December 21, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the government funding bill: “I made a promise to 800,000 DREAMers to fight for their security in the United States after they were put at risk by President Trump. I refuse to support a government funding bill that does not […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Supplemental Funding for Disaster Areas

December 21, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the supplemental funding package for disaster areas: “I cannot in good conscience vote for a disaster relief bill that doesn’t treat all Americans equally. This bill cripples Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands as they are trying to rebuild […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Republican Tax Bill

December 19, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after House Republicans voted to advance a tax bill that will significantly harm the American middle class: “With this vote, Republicans have abandoned all pretense that they are fighting for the middle class. The GOP tax plan is a sham that […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Congressional Resolution of Disapproval to Overrule FCC Net Neutrality Ruling

December 19, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) — House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after co-sponsoring legislation that would reverse the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to repeal net neutrality rules: “A free and open internet is vital to American ingenuity. The partisan decision by President Trump’s FCC chairman and the commission’s Republicans to undo net […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on President Trump’s National Security Plan

December 18, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) —House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on President Trump’s national security plan for America: “This national security plan regurgitates President Trump’s most antagonistic campaign rhetoric. Rhetoric that has alienated our closest allies during his first 11 months in office, weakened the United States’ position as a global leader […]