More on National Security

May 1, 2013

Payne Meets with FSD Drummer, Sets Goal to Make Newark Liberty Model for the Nation

Stresses Need to Improve Security Despite Sequestration

Apr 15, 2013

President Obama and Hudson elected officials react to Boston Marathon explosions

President Barak Obama and Hudson County elected officials offered their sympathies in the wake of the deadly Boston bombings and the president said those responsible will be held to account.

Apr 15, 2013

Statement on the Explosions in Boston

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), who serves on the Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement in response to the explosions in Boston today.

Mar 14, 2013

TSA Chief Grilled on Knife Rule at Congressional Hearing

New Jersey’s sole member of the Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-NJ), is not a member of the subcommittee, but he sat in on the hearing, noting that his district includes Newark Liberty International Airport, where one of the 9/11 jets took off before crashing into a field in Pennsylvania. Payne told Pistole the knife rule was “flawed.”

Feb 13, 2013

Jobs, gun control and port safety: Opinion

Now that a new Congress has begun, there is still much more to be done to unleash our potential, create jobs, and increase safety in the 10th District.