Press Releases

January 15, 2019 Press Release
A Federal Judge in New York Has Ordered the Trump Administration to Remove the Proposed 2020 Census Citizenship Question

WASHINGTON, D.C.Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement in response to today’s decision from U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman of the U.S.

January 10, 2019 Press Release
Bill Would Prohibit a Border Wall Through Executive Action Without Approval by Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) and Representative Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15) introduced the This Land Is Our Land Act to prohibit the Department of Homeland Security or Department of Defense from constructing any new border barriers, including walls or fences, on federal land under the jurisdiction of

January 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) joined House Democrats to take action to protect New Yorkers’ health care by passing a resolution that strengthens Congress’s hand to intervene against the Republicans’ monstrous Texas v.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCRepresentative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will host the first annual Dominicans on the Hill, a day at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, February 7th from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

December 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement upon his return from a fact-finding mission to the Sally Port of Entry and Lordsburg Border Patrol Station in New Mexico following the death of 7-year old Jakelin Caal Maquin while in CBP custody.  Rep.

December 6, 2018 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) announced his support of the “Green New Deal,” a proposal being touted by Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) aimed at overhauling energy use, reducing carbon emissions, and creating new jobs.

December 4, 2018 Press Release
New Program Ensures Educational Preparedness and Preparation for Nearly 40,000 Dominican Students Currently Enrolled at SUNY and CUNY

NEW YORK, N.Y.Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) is pleased to announce a joint collaboration with the State University of New York (SUNY), the City University of New York (CUNY), the Ministry of Education of the Dominican Republic (MINERD), the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of the Dominican Republic (MESCYT) and the New York Sta

November 14, 2018 Press Release
Community Leaders Join to Rename United States Postal Service Located at 99 Macombs Place in New York as The “Tuskegee Airmen Post Office Building” Following Passage of Rep. Adriano Espaillat’s Bill Earlier This Year

WASHINGTON, D.C.Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) will host a post office renaming ceremony in honor of the Tuskegee Airmen on Monday, November 19th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.