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September 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) voted today to pass the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022. As a member of the House Armed Services Committee, Representative Sherrill was instrumental in ensuring the package included critical provisions on cyber capabilities, supply chain security, military sexual assault, and support for Picatinny Arsenal.

September 11, 2021 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ –– Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks:

September 8, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Yesterday, the CDC announced that they would study whether to add uterine cancer as a covered condition under the World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) at a meeting of the WTCHP Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee (WTCHP STAC), to be held on September 28th and 29th.

September 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) participated in the extensive committee mark-up of and voted in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2022.

August 30, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC–– Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement after the announcement that the United States has completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan:

August 29, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Last week, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), alongside Reps. Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Tracey Mann (KS-01), and Mariannette Miller-Meeks (IA-02) announced bipartisan legislation to improve the Veterans Crisis Line (VCL).

August 28, 2021 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ–– Last week, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) met with local military veterans who own small businesses across NJ-11 for a roundtable discussion on the challenges servicemembers face when starting a small business after their service and what additional support is needed. This event was hosted alongside Commander Wayne Stine at the Butler VFW Post 8096.

August 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC –– Today, the PAWS for Veterans Therapy Act, which was co-led by Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), was signed into law by President Joe Biden. Rep. Sherrill attended the signing ceremony in the Oval Office.

August 20, 2021 Press Release

Parsippany, NJ –– Yesterday, Wednesday, August 18th, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) hosted and participated in a number of events with local veterans focused on the most pressing issues facing the veterans community. The topics ranged from the needs of small business owners to mental health resources and Vets Centers to how to access VA benefits.

August 6, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC –– Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on the passage of the bipartisan PAWS for Veterans Therapy Act in the Senate: