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Feb 1, 2016 | C-SPAN

Representative Donald Payne on the State of the Union

Representative Donald Payne, Jr. speaks about gun violence prevention following President Obama's State of the Union address and also reacts to Governor Chris Christie's comments comparing President Obama to a "petulant child."

Feb 1, 2016 | PolitickerNJ

Payne, Jr. Joins Letter to President Denouncing DHS-Led Immigration Raids

Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) joined 145 of his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives, including every Democratic member of New Jersey’s delegation, in sending a letter to President Obama calling for an end to unnecessary raids of Central American refugees across the nation.

Jan 13, 2016 |

N.J. lawmakers to Obama: Let's work together

Here's what New Jersey lawmakers had to say about the State of the Union address.

Jan 13, 2016 | The Star-Ledger

Payne: Keep guns from dangerous individuals with gun buyback program | Opinion

Gun violence is an epidemic that impacts every community in America, including right here in New Jersey. While we can never fully eliminate gun violence, there are steps we can take to save lives.

Dec 22, 2015 | TAP into Montclair

Maximum Monthly Commuter Tax Benefit for Transit Riders Increased

U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker and Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. (N.J.-10) made an appearance at New Jersey Transit’s (NJT) Walnut Station in Montclair on Monday to urge transit commuters to take advantage of new federal tax benefits to help pay the cost of rising bus and train fares.

Dec 9, 2015 | The Bergen Dispatch

New Jersey Transit Receives $71 Million Federal Sandy Funding

New Jersey Transit received $71,419,023 in federal Sandy relief funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) to rebuild and make New Jersey’s transit network more resilient to future natural disasters.

Dec 9, 2015 | Local Talk News

An Interview with Congressman Donald Payne, Jr.

Issues: Local Issues

For our readers, I interview Congressman Payne, Jr. to get insight into his ideas and work.

Dec 4, 2015 | TAP Into Montclair

$1.5 Million Renovation at Glenfield Park Has Started; Montclair Architect Awarded Contract

Issues: Local Issues

Renovation to Essex County's Glenfield Park began on Wednesday.

Dec 4, 2015 | WBGO News

Congressman Payne Says Tunnel Project Is Way Overdue

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is the latest in a chorus of lawmakers calling for the immediate finance and construction of new rail tunnels between New Jersey to New York City; a project that NJ Congressman Donald Payne Jr. says should have been in the works years ago.

Jul 31, 2015 | Homeland Security Today

Bill Passed By HS Subcommittee Would Bolster TSA, Aviation Stakeholder Collaboration

Legislation that would strengthen partnerships between the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and key stakeholders was passed by the House Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Transportation Security.