Press Releases

September 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement regarding the Overseas Private Investment Corporation’s (OPIC) consideration of two fracking projects in Argentina.

 

September 11, 2019 Press Release
The Friends of the Dominican Republic Caucus Further Strengthens U.S.-Dominican Relations and Ongoing Collaboration

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) announces the creation of the new Friends of the Dominican Republic Caucus, which kicked off in Washington, DC with a reception on Capitol Hill. 

 

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September 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in recognition of the 400th anniversary of the first recorded forced arrival of enslaved African people to America.

 

August 29, 2019 Press Release

New York – Wednesday, August 21st, at 10am Congressman Adriano Espaillat will join a delegation of New York and New Jersey Members of Congress to tour the Elizabeth Contract Detention Facility (CDF), a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility in New Jersey that holds 300 immigrant detainees.

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August 29, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) led 26 of his colleagues from downstate New York and northern New Jersey in sending a letter to top leadership at American Airlines and unions representing their workforce urging them to maintain jobs in the greater New York metropolitan region.

 

August 16, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY - Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in response to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to deny Rep. Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Rep. Ilhan Omar (MN-05) entry into Israel:

 

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August 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Congressman Dwight Evans (PA-3) reintroduced the No Funding for Confederate Symbols Act, legislation that would prohibit Federal funds from being used to create, maintain, or di

August 13, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Tuesday, August 13 at 11:30 a.m., Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will hold an open house to celebrate the grand opening of his new Bronx district office located at 3107 Kingsbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10463.     

 

August 5, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today at 6:00 p.m. EDT, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) joined by community leaders, will hold a community vigil at Bennett Park (Fort Washington Avenue at West 184th Street) to remember and honor the victims of the horrific mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio that took place this past weekend. 

 

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August 1, 2019 Press Release
Bicameral Bill Aims to Improve and Expand Access to Dual Enrollment, Early College Programs for High School Students

WASHINGTON, D.C. Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY) and Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA) joined by Representatives Dan Kildee (MI-05), Jahana Hayes (CT-05), Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) and Steven Horsford (NV-04).

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