A Blessing in Disguise?
By BILL NUCKEL

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YONKERS, NY — September 27, 2017 — A teen, 18-year-old Frank Valencia of New Rochelle, who allegedly shot Yonkers Police Officer Kayla Maher on Monday, September 25th, had been set free the week before after weapons possession charges in The Bronx. According to The Bronx District Attorney, Valencia had been released by a judge a week earlier in a case …

eHeziA Blessing in Disguise?
By BILL NUCKEL

Rep. Engel Urges Immediate Aid to Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

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eHeziRep. Engel Urges Immediate Aid to Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

Engel Statement on Yonkers Police Officer Kayla Maher Shot in Yonkers

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 26, 2017 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement: “Last night, a terrifying shoot-out between police and armed assailants took place in Yonkers which resulted in one officer being shot. Miraculously the officer, Kayla Maher, who was struck in the face, is reportedly going to be ok and make a full recovery. I pray …

eHeziEngel Statement on Yonkers Police Officer Kayla Maher Shot in Yonkers

Engel Signs Discharge Petition to Force Vote on Dream Act

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 26, 2017 — Congressman Eliot Engel, a top member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, joined over 100 of his House colleagues on Monday in signing a discharge petition to force a vote on H.R. 3440, the Dream Act, a bipartisan bill which would  grant lawful permanent resident status to undocumented immigrants who came to …

eHeziEngel Signs Discharge Petition to Force Vote on Dream Act

Engel Statement on the Devastation in Puerto Rico Following Hurricane Maria

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 24, 2017 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement on Hurricane Maria hitting Puerto Rico on September 21, 2017: “The devastation in Puerto Rico over the last several weeks has been too much to bear. The images are heartbreaking and the damage is nothing short of catastrophic. The issues are especially bad when you consider …

eHeziEngel Statement on the Devastation in Puerto Rico Following Hurricane Maria

Engel Announces $2 Million for Nepperhan Community Center in Yonkers

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Money Will Help Fund the Center’s Lower Hudson Valley Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Program WESTCHESTER, NY — September 19, 2017 — Congressman Eliot Engel, a top member on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today announced the Nepperhan Community Center in Yonkers will receive $2 million in federal funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to …

eHeziEngel Announces $2 Million for Nepperhan Community Center in Yonkers