Engel Measures On Human Rights, War Powers, and Non-Proliferation Pass in the House of Representatives

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WASHINGTON, DC — June 14, 2019 — Representative Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today welcomed House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act which included measures authored by Chairman Engel addressing a wide range of foreign-policy concerns, from enhancing congressional oversight of war powers and arms sales to demanding accountability for violence against the …

eHeziEngel Measures On Human Rights, War Powers, and Non-Proliferation Pass in the House of Representatives

Testimony of Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr. Before the New York City Planning Commission Regarding the Borough Based Jail System

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NEW YORK, NY — July 10, 2019 —Chair Lago, Vice Chair Knuckles, and esteemed Commissioners, I am here today to implore you to vote no on today’s ULURP or to remove the Bronx site for further consideration. To be clear, Rikers Island is an abomination that must be shutdown. It is an archaic, outdated, harsh environment that puts both officers …

eHeziTestimony of Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz Jr. Before the New York City Planning Commission Regarding the Borough Based Jail System

Letter to Editor: Twin Green New Deal Resolutions
By GEORGE PAPACHARISIS

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Letter to the Bronxville Tribune Editor-at-Large Dear Editor, BRNXVILLE, NY — June 2, 2019 — Climate change is real and it’s happening! I have a young daughter and I want her to live in a safe planet. This is why I’m a strong supporter of the Green New Deal as the means to combat it. Any presidential candidate who wants …

eHeziLetter to Editor: Twin Green New Deal Resolutions
By GEORGE PAPACHARISIS

Judge Melissa A. Loehr: A Rare Judicial Choice For Westchester County Court

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Address to Greenburgh Democratic Committee YONKERS, NY — June 2, 2019 — I just came from attending a Gay Pride event. We all should be proud of who we are. I am proud and honored to be here today and ask for your support to be your Democratic Nominee for Westchester County Court Judge. I an in my twentieth year …

eHeziJudge Melissa A. Loehr: A Rare Judicial Choice For Westchester County Court

Engel Statement on 65th Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education Decision

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WASHINGTON, DC –  May 18, 2019 —  Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement on May 17th, the 65th Anniversary of the landmark decision in Brown vs. the Board of Education: “Sixty-five years ago today, in the landmark Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka decision, the Supreme Court struck down the doctrine of ‘separate but equal,’ determining it was …

eHeziEngel Statement on 65th Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education Decision

Engel Casts Vote to Protect Americans With Pre-Existing Conditions

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WASHINGTON, DC –  May 11, 2019 —  Congressman Eliot Engel, a top Member of the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Health Subcommittee, voted to pass H.R. 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Act, which blocks the Trump Administration’s latest efforts to weaken the Affordable Care Act’s critical protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions. “The Trump Administration and its Republican puppets in …

eHeziEngel Casts Vote to Protect Americans With Pre-Existing Conditions

Engel: Medicare Must be Able to Negotiate Prescription Drug Prices

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WASHINGTON, DC –  May 9, 2019 —  Congressman Eliot Engel, a top member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, submitted into the record the following statement at today’s Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee hearing titled “Lowering Prescription Drug Prices: Deconstructing the Drug Supply Chain”: “Thank you Madame Chairwoman Eshoo for holding today’s important hearing on the prescription drug supply …

eHeziEngel: Medicare Must be Able to Negotiate Prescription Drug Prices

Kenneth Belvin, Democratic Candidate for Congress – NY16, Tasha Díaz, Yonkers City Council Candidate for District 3, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, May 7, 2019th at 10am EST

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Engel Co-sponsors NO Ban Act to Repeal Trump’s Muslim Ban

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WASHINGTON, DC — May 1, 2019 — Congressman Eliot Engel, Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, has cosponsored H.R. 2214, the NO Ban Act, legislation that would repeal President Trump’s Muslim travel ban. An outspoken critic of the ban from the beginning, Engel previously joined amicus briefs opposing the President’s Executive Orders in court and has participated in House Democrat-led …

eHeziEngel Co-sponsors NO Ban Act to Repeal Trump’s Muslim Ban

Engel Statement on SCOTUS Hearing House Arguments Against Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

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WASHINGTON, DC — April 23, 2019 — Congressman Eliot Engel issued the following statement: “Today, the House presented oral arguments to the Supreme Court in opposition to the Trump Administration’s proposed citizenship question on the 2020 census. We feel strongly that adding this question would drive down response rates, leading to an inadequate count and undermining the entire purpose of the …

eHeziEngel Statement on SCOTUS Hearing House Arguments Against Citizenship Question on 2020 Census