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November 16, 2015 Press Release
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr.’s (NJ-10) legislation to strengthen collaboration between the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Aviation Security Advisory Committee, which advises the TSA on security matters.
November 13, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), Congressman Bill Pascrell (NJ-09), and Congressman Albio Sires (NJ-08) sent a letter urging the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to improve the depressed wages and benefits of subcontracted aviation service workers at Port Authority airports, particularly the 4,000 employed at Newark Liberty International Airport.
November 10, 2015 Press Release
Today, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) released the following statement in commemoration of Veterans Day, which falls on Wednesday, November 11.
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November 6, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) released the following statement on the passing of Reverend Ron Christian, the pastor of Christian Love Baptist Church in Irvington, New Jersey. Reverend Christian will lie in state today at Essex County Newark Tech.
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November 2, 2015 Press Release
As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalizes proposed rules under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) and 15 of his House colleagues urged the agency not to reduce the biofuels volume requirement, which annually mandates how much biofuel must be combined with the traditional fossil fuels in gasoline.
October 29, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Payne, Jr. issued the following statement after Richland County, South Carolina officials announced the termination of Deputy Ben Fields’ employment after he was caught on camera flipping a Spring Valley High School student out of her desk.
October 29, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) today announced the opening of health insurance enrollment assistance centers in northern New Jersey. At these centers, individuals and families can sign up for quality, affordable health coverage, discuss their coverage options with enrollment specialists, and learn if they quality for financial assistance. Open enrollment for 2016 starts on November 1, 2015, and runs through January 31, 2016.
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October 23, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) and 40 of his Democratic colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter requesting that the U.S. Department of Justice take action to address the nation’s epidemic of gun violence, which disproportionately affects communities of color.
October 21, 2015 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) cosponsored H.R. 3761, the Seniors Deserve A Raise Act, legislation that ties future Social Security cost-of-living increases (COLAs) to the Consumer Price Index for the Elderly (CPI-E)—an index that tracks the spending patterns of seniors—and provides a 2.9 percent benefit increase to seniors immediately to compensate them for the average difference between CPI-E and CPI-W, the index currently used to calculate COLAs.
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October 21, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Payne, Jr. announced the official opening of his new district office in Hillside, New Jersey. Located at 1455 Liberty Avenue, the new office is on the corner of Liberty Avenue and Oakland Terrace, a block away from the Hillside Municipal Complex.
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February 22, 2013 In The News
Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. marked a major milestone in the revitalization of Newark’s Central Ward with the grand opening celebration of Baxter Park, a newly constructed, mixed-income housing community serving families with a variety of incomes, and one of the city’s “greenest buildings.”
February 15, 2013 In The News
Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) and Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-N.J.), resolutions designating March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
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February 13, 2013 In The News
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.
November 15, 2012 In The News
The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress will be the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government. It will be composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives based on the results of the 2012 Senate elections and the 2012 House elections. The seats in the House will be apportioned based on the 2010 United States Census.

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