Press Releases

Jun 22, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement on Senate Health Care Bill

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement today after Senate Republicans released their Trumpcare bill.

Jun 20, 2017

Rep. Payne, Jr. Sues President Trump

Today, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) joined nearly 200 House and Senate Democrats in filing a federal lawsuit against President Trump for violating the U.S. Constitution’s Foreign Emoluments Clause.

Jun 15, 2017

Reps. Payne, Sires Introduce Legislation to Improve Transparency, Quality of Experience for Airline Consumers

Today, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) and Congressman Albio Sires (NJ-08), both members of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, introduced legislation that will create a more transparent and higher-quality experience for airline consumers by requiring air carriers to disclose the actual wheels-off and wheels-on times for certain domestic passenger flight segments.

Jun 14, 2017

Payne, Jr. Amendments Included in Committee-Passed DHS Authorization Bill

Several amendments offered by Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) were included in legislation reauthorizing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that won passage in the House Committee on Homeland Security today.

Jun 8, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement on House Passage of Financial CHOICE Act

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement today after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the ill-advised Financial CHOICE Act.

Jun 8, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement on Former FBI Director James Comey’s Testimony

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), a member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement today on former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Jun 5, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement on Trump’s Plan to Privatize Air Traffic Control

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, issued the following statement on President Trump’s plan to privatize air traffic control.

Jun 5, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement on Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from Paris Climate Deal

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement after President Donald Trump announced that the United States will exit the Paris climate agreement.

May 30, 2017

Members of NJ Delegation Call for Trump Admin to Fund Gateway Project

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. signed a New Jersey congressional delegation letter, led by U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker, to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao urging her to continue federal funding for the Gateway Project, despite the Trump Administration’s budget that calls for zeroing-out the transit New Starts program, the primary funding source to build new Hudson River rail tunnels and upgrade the Northeast Corridor.

May 26, 2017

Payne, Jr. Statement in Observance of Memorial Day

Issues: Veterans

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29.

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