Press Releases

January 30, 2017 Press Release

President Trump’s unconstitutional and unconscionable Executive Order to shut out people from several Muslim nations is ill-conceived, discriminatory, and counter-productive.  It has already led to chaos at our nation’s airports, to condemnation abroad, and has struck fear among immigrant communities throughout the country.  

January 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on his appointment to serve on the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

January 30, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement to demand President Trump reverse the hateful and divisive anti-immigrant and anti-refugee executive orders establish last week:

January 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement to denounce the Trump Administration’s action to immediately halt all advertising and other outreach activities for the ACA Marketplaces by HHS in the critical last few days of Open Enrollment.

January 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U. S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement on the passing of former Representative Robert “Bob” Garcia of New York:

“I was deeply saddened upon hearing the news of the passing of my dear friend, Congressman Robert “Bob” Garcia. 

January 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Sunday, January 29th at 3:00 p.m. EST at Yeshiva University, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat will hold his New York City inaugural congressional swearing-in commemoration. The ceremony will be conducted by the Honorable Rolando T. Acosta, Associate Justice of the New York Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, First Judicial Department.

January 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement today in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration reform:

January 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will be available for interviews today, Wednesday, January 25th at 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. EST at his New York Harlem office located at 163 West 125th Street, Suite 508 in the Harlem State Office Building to discuss the executive orders issued today by President Trump and the ramifications to the Hispanic community.

January 25, 2017 Press Release
If enacted, H.R. 7 would prohibit federal funding of abortions and ban abortion coverage from subsidized federal health care plans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY13) made the following remarks yesterday on the U.S. House floor in opposition to H.R. 7. 

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January 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Adriano Espaillat (NY13) issued the following today in response to President Trump’s executive order to reinstate the Global Gag Rule:

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