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May 3, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – During today’s tour of the Second Avenue Subway, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) was joined by Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Rep. Carolyn B.

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May 2, 2019 Press Release
The Espaillat Amendment Passed the U.S. House by a Vote of 237 to 185

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement upon passage of his amendment, the Espaillat Amendment on Environmental Justice to H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, which calls on the U.S. House to consider the impact of climate change on communities of color and disenfranchised communities.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the official inauguration of Félix V. Matos Rodríguez as the eighth chancellor of the City University of New York (CUNY) and the first minority chancellor in the institution’s 172-year history.

 

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May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement in reflection on the significance of Yom Hashoah:

 

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement to recognize immigrant workers on May Day.

 

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April 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – During remarks before the Full House Foreign Affairs Committee Markup to address various issues, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) spoke on the urgency to put forth policies that will address the existential threat of climate change and the impact to communities around the nation.

 

April 25, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – In recognition of Earth Day 2019, employees in the office of Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) participated in a day of action throughout New York’s 13th congressional district to highlight the importance of efforts to protect and preserve the environment and the impact of climate change. In the coming week, Rep.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – During remarks before the Full House Foreign Affairs Committee Markup to address various pieces of legislation, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) spoke on H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, and the urgency to put forth policies to mitigate climate change and purse adaptation for vulnerable communities locally and around the world.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

NEW YORK, NYRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in response to today’s press conference from Attorney General William Barr on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report.

 

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April 11, 2019 Press Release

 

Washington D.C. – Congress Members Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Eliot Engel (NY-16) have written to FBI Director Christopher Wray calling for an FBI investigation into the deaths of Orlando Moore and Portia Ravenelle, two Mount Vernon, New York residents who died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic.

 

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