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Jan 31, 2017

Payne, Jr. Appointed as Ranking Member of Emergency Preparedness, Response, & Communications Subcommittee

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) announced his appointment as Ranking Member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications for the 115th Congress

Jan 30, 2017

Payne, Jr. Condemns Trump's Muslim Ban

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) issued the following statement on President Trump’s decision to bar Syrian refugees and residents of seven predominantly Muslim nations.

Jan 26, 2017

Payne, Jr. Introduces Bill Making it Easier for First Responders to Acquire New Technologies

Congressman Payne, Jr., a member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, reintroduced legislation to make it easier for first responders to acquire new equipment and technologies they need to respond to evolving threats.

Dec 2, 2016

Payne, Jr. Bill Included in 2017 National Defense Authorization Act

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr.’s (NJ-10) State and High-Risk Urban Area Working Group Act (H.R. 4509) was included in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 that won House passage today.

Nov 4, 2016

Payne, Jr. Launches First Responders Working Group

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) launched the 10th Congressional District’s First Responders Working Group with a meeting of emergency response partners on lessons learned from the recent bombings in New Jersey and New York and the importance of strengthening coordination between first responders and law enforcement at the federal, state, and local levels.

Sep 28, 2016

Payne, Jr. Statement on Vote to Override Veto of 9/11 Bill

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to override the veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act.

Sep 26, 2016

Payne, Jr. Amendment Included in House-Passed Agricultural Security Bill

An amendment introduced by Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), Ranking Member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications, was included in legislation that passed the U.S. House of Representatives today.

Sep 26, 2016

House Passes Payne, Jr. Bill Making it Easier for First Responders to Acquire New Technologies

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), Ranking Member of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications, to make it easier for first responders to acquire new equipment and technologies they need to respond to evolving threats.

Sep 26, 2016

Payne, Jr. Interview with MSNBC on NJ, NY Attacks

On September 24, 2016, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) appeared on MSNBC to discuss the recent bombings in New Jersey and New York.

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