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Jun 23, 2015 | WBGO News

Congressman Payne Launches "Jersey Jobs" Tour

New Jersey Congressman Payne is launching the 10th district’s “Jersey Jobs” tour starting in Jersey City.

Jun 22, 2015 | The Hill

Washington nudges tech on diversity

"There are a lot of young people in these communities who want to go into the tech field but don’t have an avenue in,” said Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.), who on Monday will host a Google Hangout on diversity in tech featuring Bryant and entrepreneur Anthony Frasier.

Jun 22, 2015 | New Jersey Tech Weekly

Congressman Payne Discusses Tech Sector Diversity in Google Hangout

Leading tech companies hire African American and Hispanics with computer science and computer engineering degrees at half the rate that universities produce them, said Congressman Donald M. Payne Jr. in a #TechTalk Google Hangout on “Tech Sector Diversity,” June 15.

Jun 18, 2015

Rep. Payne: Jersey Jobs Tour Aims to Help Small Businesses

Representative Donald Payne Jr., who recently launched his Jersey Jobs Tour, joined NJTV News Anchor Mary Alice Williams to discuss the importance of small businesses and how his tour aims to help.

Jun 8, 2015 | Patch

In Montclair: African-American Heritage Fest Draws Hundreds

Issues: Local Issues

The annual parade and festival included Carrie Couram, William Ewing and Donald Payne, Jr.

May 28, 2015 | West Orange Patch

WOHS Student Wins Congressional Art Award

Issues: Local Issues

David Guy won Second Place in the New Jersey Congressional High School Art Competition for District 10, school officials report. Guy received his second place medal from Congressman Donald Payne, Jr.

May 28, 2015 |

Menendez helps push U.S. Senate to approve Iran sanctions bill

While the Senate was voting on the Iran resolution, 150 House Democrats, including Reps. Donald Payne Jr. (D-10th Dist.) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-12th Dist.) signed onto a letter applauding Obama for building a coalition and engaging in talks to curb Iran's nuclear ambitions.

Apr 21, 2015 | The Star-Ledger

Donald Payne Jr., who lost his father to cancer, co-chairs men's health caucus

Issues: Health Care

Payne will be in a position to call more attention to the need for cancer screenings in his new role as co-chair of the Congressional Men's Health Caucus.

Apr 21, 2015 | NJTV

Rep. Payne Introduces Bill to Make Trains Carrying Oil Safer

Payne introduced a bill that would retrofit the DOT-1-11 tank cars with thicker steel jackets, bolstered end caps, thermal shields and pressure release valves to help prevent punctures and explosions during derailments.