Press Releases

June 27, 2019 Press Release
The Constitutionally-mandated Decennial Census is undeniably one of the most consequential duties carried out by our federal government. If immigrants and communities of color are excluded or intimidated from participating in the Census, the results will undercount our communities by millions.

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the Supreme Court decision in U.S. Department of Commerce v. New York to withhold the Trump Administration’s citizenship question from the 2020 Census.

 

June 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on House passage of H.R. 3401, a $4.5 billion emergency border supplemental appropriations bill to address the urgent humanitarian situation at our Southern border.

 

June 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) announced that the House has adopted his amendment to increase critical funding for security cooperation with Caribbean nations to fight illicit drug trafficking and prevent escalating violence. Rep.

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June 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement in recognition of World Refugee Day:

 

June 20, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Espaillat Continues His Push for Global Environmental Justice to Ensure Communities of Color Are Considered During Climate Change Discussions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement in support of his resolution, H. Res.

June 19, 2019 Press Release
Espaillat Bill Provides a Path to Legalization for Individuals with Family or Employer Ties and Shields Individuals from Removal Proceedings While Waiting for a Visa

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) introduced the Family Reunification Act of 2019, a bill that would help ease the burden on immigrant families and workers by providing them with certainty regarding their status.

June 17, 2019 Press Release
The Safe and Friendly for the Environment (SAFE) Streets Act directs federal funds toward making streets safer for pedestrians and bicyclists

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June 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will hold a celebration for the seniors of New York’s 13th congressional district Friday, June 28th starting at 11:00 a.m. at Denny Farrell State Park in support of the crucial role seniors play in our community.  

 

June 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Chuy García (IL-04) announced the inclusion of important language relating to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ (USCIS) plan to close its international field offices in the report to accompany the bill funding the Department of Homeland Security.

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June 11, 2019 Press Release

Espaillat, García, CHC Members Denounce the Inhumane Treatment of Migrants and Asylum Seekers Under Custody of DHS

 

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