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February 12, 2013 Press Release
Today, Rep. Donald Payne, Jr., called upon the House GOP leadership to quickly bring up and pass the bipartisan Senate-passed Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Reauthorization. Earlier today, the Senate passed a strong, bipartisan VAWA Reauthorization bill by a 78-22 vote. Rep. Payne, Jr., is a co-sponsor of the House bill that is identical to the Senate VAWA Reauthorization.
February 7, 2013 Press Release
Congressman Payne, Jr., announces Gun Violence Prevention Task Force's proposed policy principles and urges fellow colleagues to support and act on passing legislation that prevents gun violence right away.
February 7, 2013 Press Release
It is unfortunate that the U.S. Postal Service has had to make the decision to stop Saturday mail delivery to reduce its financial challenges as postal employees and Saturday delivery serve an important function in my district. Congress must work together to reform and strengthen the postal system.
February 4, 2013 Press Release
This month we celebrate Black History Month, and today we mark the 100th Anniversary of the birth of influential civil rights leader and activist, Rosa Parks.
December 21, 2012 Press Release

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November 15, 2012 Press Release
U.S. Representative Donald M. Payne, Jr. was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker John Boehner Thursday, November 15, 2012.