Press Releases

January 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) recognized the forty-sixth anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision, Roe v. Wade.  In its 7-2 decision, the Supreme Court recognized that the U.S. Constitution protects a woman’s right to make her own medical decisions, including the decision to have an abortion.

January 22, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and legacy:

January 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement following his appointment to serve on the influential House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure:

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January 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement calling for Rep. Steve King of Iowa to resign and step down from Congress following racists comments and white nationalist statements.

January 15, 2019 Press Release
A Federal Judge in New York Has Ordered the Trump Administration to Remove the Proposed 2020 Census Citizenship Question

WASHINGTON, D.C.Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in response to today’s decision from U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman of the U.S.

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January 10, 2019 Press Release
Bill Would Prohibit a Border Wall Through Executive Action Without Approval by Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Representative Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15) introduced the This Land Is Our Land Act to prohibit the Department of Homeland Security or Department of Defense from constructing any new border barriers, including walls or fences, on federal land under the jurisdiction of

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January 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) joined House Democrats to take action to protect New Yorkers’ health care by passing a resolution that strengthens Congress’s hand to intervene against the Republicans’ monstrous Texas v.

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