Category: Bill Pascrell

AOC welcomes Pascrell to ‘The Squad’ following satire post from The Onion

WASHINGTON, D.C. – ‘The Squad’ – consisting of far-Left Democrat Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley – has an unlikely new member as of today: Bill Pascrell of New Jersey’s 9th Congressional District. Not really. But Read More

Election 2020: Pascrell primary challenger believes there’s only 10 years left to save Earth

PATERSON, NJ – One of North Jersey’s veteran Democrat politicians is getting a primary challenge from the far-left next year, the latest sign that the Democrat Party’s hard-left turn isn’t slowing down. “I am running for Congress because I can no Read More

Bipartisan coalition defends COPS against Trump cuts

A bipartisan coalition of representatives announced Tuesday they’re fighting to keep full funding for a federal grant that pays local police and sheriff’s departments to hire more officers. … by New Jersey Democrat Bill Pascrell Jr. and Dave Reichert, a Read More

Pascrell: Win or lose, Nancy Pelosi won’t be back as speaker

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Democrats could retake the House of Representatives in 2018, but one veteran Democrat congressman doesn’t expect House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to lead the Democrats come January 2019 no matter out the come. That’s what Rep. Bill Read More

UPDATE: Lance, Pascrell Lend Bipartisan Heft to Protect ‘Blue Lines’ in N.J. Towns

One of the Obama Administration’s parting slights to New Jersey taxpayers — and the police that protect them — was an attempt to end the state’s “Blue Line” initiative offered in support of the state’s law enforcement. You read about Read More

VIDEO: Lance, Pascrell duel over Obamacare and Planned Parenthood

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Legislation to repeal Obamacare, replace it, and bar federal funding for Obamacare is heading to the President’s desk after a 240-181 vote, Save Jerseyans, and while a veto is certain to kill the Read More

Pascrell gets weepy over refugee bill but adds little to the debate

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Well, the House overwhelmingly passed H.R. 4038 (by 287 to 147) on Thursday, Save Jerseyans, giving the “American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act” designed to stop the Obama Administration’s plan to continue Read More

Will any N.J. Dems skip Netanyahu’s big speech? (UPDATED)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Updated 3/2 @ 5:50 p.m. The Hill published an updated roll call late Monday afternoon, Save Jerseyans, and the list of Democrat abstentions is up to 53. New Jersey specific news: Definitely Attending: Read More

GOP House Delegation united in vote to overturn Obama’s unilateral amnesty, split over so-called “Dreamers”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog “We need to reform our nation’s broken immigration system, but we can’t start that discussion when President Obama is overstepping his Constitutional authority and unilaterally creating new policy.” That’s how newly-minted Congressman Read More