Press Releases

May 21, 2019 Press Release
The most powerful tool we have is our voice and exercising the right to vote. Passage of the 19th Amendment granted women the right to vote and made America a far more vibrant democracy.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) issued the following statement in recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th amendment, which passed in the U.S. House of Representatives on May 21, 1919.

 

May 20, 2019 Press Release
The Constitutionally-mandated Decennial Census is undeniably one of the most consequential duties carried out by our federal government

NEW YORK, NYRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will host a district townhall discussion on the 2020 Census on Thursday, May 23rd from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT at Serviam Hall located at 2848 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10458. During the event, Rep.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) voted to pass H.R.

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.

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