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Washington, DC — Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today led sixteen of her colleagues in urging Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson and Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler to continue their robust oversight over the Trump Administration and begin investigations into federal law enforcement actions in Portland. This follows the announcement that the Homeland Security Committee will hold a July 31st hearing on Portland.
Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on the passing of civil rights legend, Representative John Lewis of Georgia:
Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced today her next COVID-19 telephone town hall will be held on Thursday, May 14th, at 5:10pm. This is Representative Sherrill’s fourth telephone town hall during the COVID-19 pandemic, and she will focus this week on reopening the economy.
Washington, DC -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted today to preserve congressional authority over the power to declare war and to pass H.Con.Res. 83. The bipartisan resolution directs the President to terminate the use of the United States military in hostilities against Iran unless Congress authorizes them or action is necessary to defend against an imminent armed attack on the United States or our armed forces. Executive authority to defend the United States under Article II Section 2 of the Constitution is preserved.