Press Releases

April 8, 2019 Press Release
Calls on New York State to Begin Issuing Driver’s Licenses to All Residents Regardless of Immigration Status

NEW YORK, NY – In a letter to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, and New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) expressed his enthusiastic support

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April 8, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the resignation of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen:

 

April 4, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives Successfully Passes Legislation Reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement following House passage of the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a landmark bill that ushered in transformative progress to protect all Americans from violence and abuse, and continues to provide essential support to victims, survivors and

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Chuy García (IL-04) led more than 60 of their colleagues in an effort to prevent U.S.

April 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) introduced a series of legislation to specifically address impropriety of the Trump administration and to demand transparency and accountability from the White House as new policy proposals are introduced.

 

March 27, 2019 Press Release
Margaret Corbin Fought Alongside the Revolutionary Army, Was Injured in Battle, and Became the First Woman to Receive Official Recognition from the United States for Military Service

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (D-NY-13) joined U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Personnel Subcommittee, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), and U.S. Representatives Carolyn B.

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March 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the retirement of Representative José E. Serrano (NY-15).

 

March 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) addressed the impact of corruption on local communities throughout Latin America during today’s hearing held by the U.S.

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March 25, 2019 Press Release

In case you missed it, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) appeared on MSNBC’s The Beat with Ari Melber to discuss the Mueller Report and next steps in Congress.  During the segment, Rep.

March 15, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the pending release of Baba Sillah, from Gambia, who was facing deportation and was pardoned today by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Mr. Sillah was detained by ICE following a January immigration check-in and remained in custody. Today, Rep.

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