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Jun 23, 2015 | NJ Spotlight

Anderson’s Departure from Newark Schools Marks End of Tumultuous Period

U.S. Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-NJ), joined in the chorus of [Anderson] critics.

Jun 23, 2015 | Hudson County View

Congressmen Payne, Sires react to South Carolina church massacre

U.S. Reps. Donald Payne, Jr. (D-10) and Albio Sires (D-8) have voiced their thoughts on the tragic shooting in a South Carolina church yesterday that left nine dead.

Jun 23, 2015 | The Root

Tech Talk on Diversity Features Black Girls Code, Phat Startup Founders

Rep. Donald Payne Jr. hosted a one-hour Google Hangout on tech diversity featuring Anthony Frasier of the Phat Startup and Kimberly Bryant, founder of Black Girls Code.

Jun 23, 2015 | The Star-Ledger

Local program visits Shabazz High School

Students at Malcolm X. Shabazz High School welcomed Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-10th District) to school May 27 for a taping of "Meet the Leaders @School."

Jun 23, 2015 | Homeland Security Today

Emergency Communications, Public Alerts, Warnings Legislation Passed Out Of House HS Committee

Legislation that would improve interoperable communications for first responders has been passed by the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Jun 23, 2015 | Homeland Security Today

DHS Interoperable Communications Still Lacking Decade After 9/11 Commission

Nearly 15 years after the tragic September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, problems with interoperable communications continue to plague the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), according to a DHS Inspector General (OIG) audit report.

Jun 23, 2015 | WBGO News

Congressman Payne Launches "Jersey Jobs" Tour

New Jersey Congressman Payne is launching the 10th district’s “Jersey Jobs” tour starting in Jersey City.

Jun 22, 2015 | The Hill

Washington nudges tech on diversity

"There are a lot of young people in these communities who want to go into the tech field but don’t have an avenue in,” said Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.), who on Monday will host a Google Hangout on diversity in tech featuring Bryant and entrepreneur Anthony Frasier.

Jun 22, 2015 | New Jersey Tech Weekly

Congressman Payne Discusses Tech Sector Diversity in Google Hangout

Leading tech companies hire African American and Hispanics with computer science and computer engineering degrees at half the rate that universities produce them, said Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr. in a #TechTalk Google Hangout on “Tech Sector Diversity,” June 15.

Jun 18, 2015

Rep. Payne: Jersey Jobs Tour Aims to Help Small Businesses

Representative Donald Payne Jr., who recently launched his Jersey Jobs Tour, joined NJTV News Anchor Mary Alice Williams to discuss the importance of small businesses and how his tour aims to help.