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Chairman Crowley Statement on Gun Safety Legislation in the House

February 28, 2018

(Washington D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after signing two discharge petitions to force a vote on commonsense gun safety measures: “America’s schools, places of worship, and public spaces are no longer safe from gun violence. Yet, Speaker Ryan and Republican leaders are too indebted to the NRA to do […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Trump Administration Effort to Protect Predatory Student Debt Collectors

February 28, 2018

(Washington D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on reports that the Trump administration will block states from protecting students from debt collection companies: “The role of the U.S. Department of Education is to stand up for our country’s students and help them overcome the crushing burden of student loan debt. […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Janus vs. AFSCME Council 31

February 26, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments in the case of Janus vs. AFSCME Council 31: “American workers should enjoy the freedom and fundamental right to form a strong union and bargain collectively for better pay, better benefits, and the safest […]

Declaraciones del Presidente del Caucus Demócrata Joe Crowley sobre la Negación de la Corte Suprema a Acelerar el Desafío del Presidente Trump al Programa DACA

February 26, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – El presidente del Caucus Demócrata de la Cámara de Representantes, Joe Crowley (D-NY), emitió las siguientes declaraciones después de que la Corte Suprema se negara a acelerar la petición de la administración del Presidente Trump contra el fallo a favor del programa DACA: “El Congreso debe actuar para proteger a los DREAMers. La […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Release of the Democratic Memo

February 24, 2018

(Queens, NY) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the release of a memo authored by Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee: “It is imperative that Americans know the truth about Republican attempts to stymie and discredit the investigation into Russia’s interference in our election. This Democratic memo provides […]

Chairman Crowley, Congressman Ellison Introduce Legislation to Help Hardworking Americans Save for their Children’s Future

February 21, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – This week, House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) and Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) will re-introduce theUSAccounts: Investing in America’s Future Act to help hard-working Americans save for their children’s future. The USAccounts: Investing in America’s Future Act will create USAccounts, a long-term savings account to help every American child start their financial future on the right foot. […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on the Lunar New Year

February 16, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Lunar New Year: “Gung Hay Fat Choy to all Asian American and Pacific Islander families in Queens, the Bronx, and across the country. As we begin the Year of the Dog, a year associated with kindness and honestly, we […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Indictment of 13 Russian Nationals

February 16, 2018

(Queens, N.Y.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Justice Department announcement that it has brought indictment charges against 13 Russian nationals: “Russia purposefully interfered in the 2016 U.S. Election to sow disinformation and confusion among Americans. Its aim was to disrupt and alter the outcome of America’s […]

Chairman Crowley Statement on Failure of Trump Immigration Bill

February 16, 2018

(Washington, D.C.) – House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY) issued the following statement after the Senate voted to reject President Trump’s immigration proposal: “The Senate overwhelmingly rejected President Trump’s cruel and illogical immigration proposal today. Americans and lawmakers on both sides of the political divide want to secure the futures of DREAMers in a […]